Multnomah County Newswire

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  1. Street fee public records fight continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Portland Tribune

    ... spokesman Dylan Rivera, if SEUL thinks the city is withholding documents, it can file an appeal with the Multnomah County District Attorney's Office. If that doesn't happen, the next step in the public records suit is for a judge to hear a motion ...

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  2. Portland-area News Briefs, Dec. 24-Jan. 3, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Skanner

    ... from the Unity Cup and learn why self-determination is key to a healthy family. The event is sponsored by Multnomah County, Office of Equity and Inclusion, Planned Parenthood of the Columbia Willamette, Care Oregon, City of Portland Water Bureau and ...

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  3. Lawyer waiting in court offers $1K to defendant facing a felony if he didn't pay restitutionRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | ABA Journal

    ... $150 to $200 for the truck, then sold it to another man for $275, the Oregonian says. He pleaded guilty in Multnomah County court to unauthorized use of a motor vehicle. The prosecutor offered to classify the conviction as a misdemeanor if Conley ...

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  4. Scoop: A Year In Portland Culture By The Numbers.Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Willamette Week

    ... Budapest Hotel was also the most-rented movie at Movie Madness, with 382 rentals. The most popular DVD at Multnomah County Library was Gravity , checked out 2,902 times. STAGE : The most popular show at Helium Comedy Club was Dave Chappelle , with ...

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  5. Police: Recovered gun used in shooting near schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Tualatin Times

    ... three from witness statements and survelliance videos. Marquise Murphy and Dugas were quickly arrested. The Multnomah County District Attorney has charged all three with a variety of crimes related to the shooting, including attempted murder. ...

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  6. Multnomah County releases more details on Sellwood Bridge overrunsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    Mike Pullen, Multnomah County spokesman, talks on Dec. 23, 2014 about the month's construction activity at the Sellwood Bridge project including the instillation of steel arches and river debris. He also explains some construction issues that are causing cost overruns including unforeseen ground work and more labor to divert traffic.

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  7. Naked suspect in theft of Portland cop's Taser dons attire to plead not guilty in courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Oregonian

    Lunarness Mendoza wore a green anti-suicide smock during his arraignment on charges of indecent exposure, assaulting a police officer and second-degree theft in Multnomah County Circuit Court. He made no public statements and is scheduled to next appear in court on Jan. 2. An officer responded about 12:40 p.m. Monday to Holladay Park along Northeast 13th Avenue after someone reported Mendoza was exposing himself to children, Portland police said.

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  8. Killingsworth shooting: Older brother found with gun, says younger brother fired shots, court records sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Oregonian

    ... prosecution and tampering with physical evidence. According to a probable cause affidavit filed by Multnomah County deputy district attorney Glen Banfield, the two Murphys and Dugas had taken the TriMet bus No. 72 that morning to the area of North ...

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  9. Outdoor School backers take campaign on the roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Newberg Graphic

    ... to build support for statewide access to Outdoor School. Outdoor School is a popular program run by Multnomah County Educational Service District, open to sixth-graders from throughout the area. They attend camps during the school year ...

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  10. Former AT&T Employee Wins Discrimination SuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Skanner

    A former AT&T employee was awarded $224,775 by a Multnomah County Circuit grand jury in December for lost wages and emotional distress. Photo by Frank Franklin II/Associated Press After a jury awarded former AT&T employee Jeanine Clair over $224,000 in her discrimination suit, the Portland woman says she is happy she fought back against the corporation.

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  11. Homeless parents who killed their 12-hour-old daughter by neglect get 8 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Oregonian

    ... to allow the Manguses to plead guilty to second-degree manslaughter and get a much shorter sentence because Multnomah County Circuit Judge Henry Kantor had told them during a September hearing that he didn't think prosecutors had a strong ...

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  12. Act of spontaneous generosity in hyper-choreographed holiday season carries message: EditorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | OregonLive.com

    ... Murphy, an attorney with Gary M. Bullock and Associates who handles business disputes, was sitting in a Multnomah County courtroom last Thursday, waiting for his case's hearing to begin, The Oregonian's Aimee Green reported. First, though, a ...

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  13. Killingsworth shooting: Witnesses saw two of three suspects with guns, court records sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | OregonLive.com

    ... early Dec. 13 during a traffic stop in North Portland. Dugas was arrested that afternoon, picked up by Multnomah County probation officers. Marquise Murphy was taken into custody last week after trying to flee the state in a car filled with other ...

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  14. Naked Man Grabs Officer's TaserRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | K103

    ... surrendered to officers without incident. The suspect, 32-year-old Lunarness Mendoza, was booked into the Multnomah County Jail on charges of Assaulting a Public Safety Officer, Indecent Exposure and Theft in the Second Degree. Additional charges ...

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  15. Homeless Advocate Marc Jolin is Leaving JOIN for the CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Pordland Mercury

    Marc Jolin, one of Portland's most visible advocates for the homeless, will leave his current position as director of the organization JOIN to take a job with Multnomah County next month. The brand new position, as the director of a new county-wide board focused on ending homelessness, will take Jolin away from the street-level fight that JOIN is known for.

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  16. Naked Portland man steals Taser from officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KREM-TV Spokane

    ... but it was locked. Additional responding officers arrested Mendoza without incident. He was booked into the Multnomah County Jail on charges of assaulting a public safety officer, indecent exposure and second-degree theft. Additional charges may be ...

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  17. LT Public Relations Selects Luke-Dorf as 2015 Nonprofit Challenge PartnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | OregonLive.com

    LT Public Relations recently selected Luke-Dorf as its 2015 Nonprofit Challenge recipient. The nonprofit will receive one year of pro bono public relations support - equating to $20,000 in communication services.

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  18. Three men face attempted murder charges in Oregon school shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Raw Story

    ... Portland Police Bureau spokesman Pete Simpson said the suspects are expected to be arraigned on Tuesday in Multnomah County Court. A grand jury was underway to consider the charges. Three of those hurt have since been discharged from the hospital, ...

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  19. A very special Christmas partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Portland Tribune

    Smiling faces and the spirit of the season was evident at a very special Christmas party held last Thursday in east Multnomah County. In the interest of rebuilding trust between communities and law enforcement, the Multnomah County Sheriff's Office held their 20th annual Holiday Party last Thursday for the Community Transitional School children in Northeast Portland.

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  20. Three men face attempted murder charges in Oregon ...Read the original story

    Tuesday | WHTC

    ... Portland Police Bureau spokesman Pete Simpson said the suspects are expected to be arraigned on Tuesday in Multnomah County Court. A grand jury was underway to consider the charges. Three of those hurt have since been discharged from the hospital, ...

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