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  1. Man accused in crime spree that ended in SW Portland burglary, chase and shootout lodged in Multnomah County JailRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | OregonLive.com

    Paul Alan Ropp, a 20-year-old from the Dalles, was lodged into the Multnomah County Jail on charges of attempted aggravated murder, second-degree assault, assault of a law enforcement animal, first-degree aggravated animal abuse, possession of an explosive device, unlawful use of a weapon, first-degree burglary and attempt to elude.

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  2. Jules Bailey and Loretta Smith for Multnomah County Board of Commissioners: Editorial endorsementRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    Multnomah County Commissioner Loretta Smith, left, and Terri Carter of Community Vision, inspect a newly refurbished house in Northeast Portland, which will soon offer affordable-living options for a family of modest means.

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  3. Deborah Kafoury for Multnomah County chair: Editorial endorsementRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    Deborah Kafoury, a candidate for Multnomah County chair, canvassed with her daughter Anna in Gresham in March.

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  4. Hovde: Would money from a street fee stay on the right road?Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    ... said. He also informed me that 28 cities in Oregon have a local gas tax or fee or both to help fund roads. Multnomah County does have a 3-cent local gas tax it shares with the city in a longstanding agreement and as the city offers coverage to most ...

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  5. Washington County commissioner candidates Greg Malinowski vs. Bob Zahrowski: Their take on issuesRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    ... in that area: Malinowski said he wants residents of Bonny Slope West , a parcel that was transferred from Multnomah County to Washington County in January, to fully pay for the impact redevelopment in their area will have on the transportation ...

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  6. Sam Barlow prom; Corbett's stellar national rankings; Earl Blumenauer's Centennial homecoming: East Multnomah County schoolsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    Charter school drama, prom and a congressional visitor: Here's what's happening in east Portland and east Multnomah County schools this week.

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  7. The week's odd news: Toddler gets stuck inside claw machine gameRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Green Bay Press-Gazette

    ... for trespassing and excluded from Mount Tabor Park. A 19-year-old was cited for public urination. The Multnomah County District Attorney's Office will decide whether to pursue criminal charges. The kidney-shaped reservoir built in 1911 is drained ...

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  8. Police identify man suspected of shooting officer, killing K-9Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KPIC

    ... He suffered one gunshot wound to his body. Young was taken to be interviewed by detectives and later to the Multnomah County Jail Thursday morning. Police later announced Young faces charges of first-degree attempted kidnapping, conspiracy to commit ...

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  9. Scholarships help teens from families gripped by addictionRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | The Forest Grove News-Times

    ... heroin addiction. In 1992, Forthan came to Stone's rehab center - as do all of its residents who are Multnomah County probationers and parolees - as part of a court order. He got clean, and then he got educated. He earned Portland Community College ...

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  10. Oregon jury finds Federal Way school board member guilty of felony theftRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | King County Journal

    A Multnomah County jury has found Federal Way school board member Tony Moore guilty on seven counts of felony theft on Friday afternoon in Portland, Ore.

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  11. Portland reservoir urination case: Prosecution, cleaning and costRead the original story

    Friday | OregonLive.com

    ... "minuscule," won't be passed down to ratepayers. The bureau will estimate the cost of the clean-up for the Multnomah County District Attorney, Cuti said. Shaff estimates the cost at "a couple thousand to a few thousand dollars" at this point, she ...

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  12. Jules Bailey, Brian Wilson, Teressa Raiford, Loretta Smith talk Obamacare at City Club debate: Multnomah County electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Oregonian

    Health care for Multnomah County's poorest citizens dominated an hour-long City Club debate Friday among four candidates for county commissioner.

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  13. Authorities respond to person making threats near David Douglas High SchoolRead the original story

    Friday | The Oregonian

    ... Those who know someone who is experiencing a mental health crises or wants to help avoid a crises can call Multnomah County's Mental Health Call Center at 503-988-4888.The line is staffed 24/7.

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  14. Portland's 38 Million-Gallon Water Supply To Be Flushed After Teen Urinated In ReservoirRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Medical Daily

    ... attempting to climb the iron fence surrounding the reservoir as the third urinated into the reservoir. The Multnomah County District Attorney's Office will decide whether to press criminal charges or not. Although the urine poses little risk, the ...

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  15. Readers think Clackamas County roads could be better, but are not worst: Your commentsRead the original story

    Friday | The Oregonian

    ... 224 and 99E. I've lived in rural Clackamas county for a dozen years and I, like NJAO, think the roads in Multnomah county are in worse shape. All of the roads I drive on a day to day basis are in good to excellent shape. Driven Division street in ...

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  16. Portland: Career offender sentenced to more than 14 years for bank robbery.Read the original story

    Friday | Federal Bureau of Investigation

    On April 17, 2014, Chief United States District Judge Ann Aiken sentenced career offender Leodis Robert Roach, 31, of Multnomah County, Oregon, to serve 14 years and four months in federal prison for robbing the Eugene downtown branch of the Bank of America and a 10-year concurrent sentence for possessing a loaded pistol while he was a passenger in ... (more)

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  17. Multnomah County courthouse decisions aheadRead the original story

    Friday | Daily Journal of Commerce

    Several key decisions concerning the future Multnomah County courthouse need to be made in the next several months, project leaders told county commissioners on Thursday.

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  18. Federal judge sentences man to 14 years for 2011 Eugene bank robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KVAL-TV Eugene

    A Multnomah County man with an extensive criminal history was sentenced to 14 years and 4 months in a federal prison Thursday for robbing the Bank of America in downtown Eugene .

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  19. Richard Redford sentenced to 15 year prison term for shooting death of Deandre NewmanRead the original story

    Friday | OregonLive.com

    ... opening the front door of his home the 6200 block of Northeast 42nd Avenue on the evening of Oct. 10, 2011. Multnomah County prosecutor Dave Hannon said he and police investigating the case believe the man who shot Newman was 24-year-old Rafael ...

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  20. Multnomah County District 1 and District 2 election: View live tweet of debate between Jules Bailey, Brian Wilson, Teressa Raiford, Loretta SmithRead the original story

    Friday | The Oregonian

    This afternoon, candidates vying for the District 1 and District 2 seats on the Multnomah County Board of Commissioners will debate before the City Club.

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