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Portland, Oregon is located in Multnomah County. Zip codes in Portland, OR include 97240, 97230, and 97266. The median home price in Portland is $329,000 which is roughly $238/per square foot. More Portland information.

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1 hr ago | Portland Tribune

Photo Credit: KOIN 6 NEWS - A police car at the scene of a Tuesday stabbing in Northwest Portland.

Emergency crews responded to the 12000 block of Northwest Barnes Road after a call reporting that a person had been stabbed came in at 5:11 p.m. Bob Ray with the Washington County Sheriff's Office said the victim appeared to have died of homicidal violence.

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Police Fatally Shoot Another Black Male Near Ferguson

4 hrs ago | The Oregonian

Aunt of slain Portland woman: 'I'm aching inside...I just want to know who did this.'

Ervaeua Herring took her 1-year-old son to her mom's house about 8 p.m. Saturday night.

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4 hrs ago | Portland Tribune

Child unharmed after police chase

Portland police said the chase began after a North Precinct officer attempted to stop a vehicle on Northeast Killingsworth Street for a traffic violation.

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9 hrs ago | Business Journal

Women tech advocates launch Portland programming chapter

The international nonprofit Girl Develop It is officially launching in Portland this week with an event aimed at introducing the organization to the community.

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13 hrs ago | Portland Tribune

City ponders about-face on density

The city of Portland - often incurring the wrath of residents and neighborhood associations - has scrambled for two decades to increase density via infill developments, row houses, apartments and condos.

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14 hrs ago | The Oregonian

Evoe closing; pedestrian killed on Division; Germans joke about Sellwood Bridge: SE and SW Portland news

Keep an eye out for forthcoming articles about "community nap day" and the impressive story of a Tibetan asylee pursuing his dreams as a filmmaker.

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18 hrs ago | The Oregonian

Portland-area hiring takes a hit: no new jobs in July

Hundreds of job seekers attended a hiring fair held in April at the Portland Community College Cascade Campus.

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22 hrs ago | Portland Tribune

Rose City caught in fast Gig City fight

Portlanders interested in broadband service might be a little confused about what's available or possibly coming to their neighborhoods.

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23 hrs ago | The Oregonian

Southeast Portland mom who reportedly pummeled 3-year-old daughter over broken iPad gets probation

Renee Stanfill has been taken into jail custody three times this year. Pictured here are two of her mugshots.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

KATU-TV Portland

Police: Woman killed by gunfire in early stages of pregnancy

PORTLAND, Ore. Police say a 21-year-old woman who was killed by gunfire over the weekend was in the early stages of pregnancy.

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The Oregonian

Portland mother died from gunshot wounds to the head, autopsy finds

Ervaeua R. Herring, the 21-year-old woman killed inside her Southeast Portland apartment early Sunday, died from two gunshot wounds to the head, according to autopsy results Monday.

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Portland Tribune

Neighbors seek buyer for historic Markham House

Neighbors in the Laurelhurst area are running out of time to find someone to buy a historic home there and save it from demolition.

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The Oregonian

First look: Barlow, downtown Portland's old Hollywood-inspired bar from owners of Picnic...

In a long room decorated with aviation chairs, shimmer screens, tucked away seating and a menu that hearkens back to an earlier time, Barlow Artisanal Bar plans to bring a slice of old Hollywood to downtown Portland.

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KXLY-TV Spokane

Man admits kicking police horse

A man accused of blurting out a battle cry and delivering a jumping kick to a police horse will spend 15 days in jail.

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Sunherald.com

Shift into the Portland, Ore., spirit with a bike tour around town

Portlandia is pridefully weird, with its love of beards, bikes and crazy junk food.

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The Oregonian

Man suffers gunshot wound in North Portland after fight in Northgate Park

Officers responded at 10:41 p.m. to a report that somebody was possibly stabbed in the park, located at 6000 North Fessenden Street, officials said.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

Willamette Week

New Mexico Green Chile Cheeseburger: The Hotness

Summer is road-trip season, so we're taking a culinary tour of America. But because Portland is a city of immigrants from other states, we don't have to leave town to do it.

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Portland Tribune

Firefighters busy Saturday, early Sunday

First, at 8:11 a.m. on Aug. 16, crews were dispatched to a fire at the Chesterberry Apartments, 925 N.W. 20th Ave. Initial reports said that smoke was visible on the third and fourth floors, and that fire alarms could be heard throughout the building.

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KATU-TV Portland

Dowtown Portland shooting injures three people

Around 12:37 am on 3rd Ave. and Ash St. Portland Police responded to calls about a shooting in the area.

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Clackamas Review

Woman shot and killed in Southeast Portland

Police say the suspects are described as several African American males with handguns.

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