Multnomah County Newswire

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  1. Steve Duin: Claiming Grace, one child at a timeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    Jillana Goble knew who was calling her cell phone last Friday, and Jillana Goble was fairly sure she knew why. And, once again, Jillana Goble answered the call from Emily Hendrix, with the Department of Human Services in Multnomah County: A toddler had been waiting in the Gresham office for hours.

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  2. Cinching up the safety net - Thursday, 27 November 2014 00:00Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Newberg Graphic

    ... Oregon Health & Science University's director of behavioral health, have been quietly holding talks across Multnomah County to build support for a facility they are calling the psychiatric hospital and regional psychiatric emergency service. The key ...

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  3. Oregon Historical Society preserves Portland's protest historyRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KATU-TV Portland

    ... ive collections of photos, documents, books and more. Admission to the Oregon Historical Society is free to Multnomah County residents. If you have items to donate, you can contact it via its website .

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  4. Portland police mockingly refer to woman as a man, mistake her for criminal, lawsuit saysRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    ... weeks later Wagoner was charged with a traffic violation for failing to use a safety belt. Months later, Multnomah County Circuit Judge Stephen Bushong acquitted her of that violation. Wagoner's suit seeks compensation for her medical bills, the ...

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  5. Portland City Council considers appealing $226,000 veterans-discrimination jury verdictRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    A Multnomah County jury in September determined that Michael Boyle, who applied for seven city jobs between April 2012 and May 2013, did not receive the veterans' preference required by state law. Boyle began working for the city in the 1980s but his position was eliminated in 2012.

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  6. Kidnapper Gets 40 Year SentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | KEX-AM Portland

    ... advocate or other appropriate support person during the reporting process and/or criminal investigation. * Multnomah County Victims' Assistance Program: Provides support during the reporting of sexual assaults and referrals to victim services and ...

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  7. Oregon Tops Charts in Illegal Tobacco Sales to MinorsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Skanner

    Nearly one in three retailers in Multnomah County illegally sold tobacco to minors last summer, according to an annual report by the federal office that funds state prevention programs. In fact, Oregon far outpaced any other state in the illegal sale of tobacco to kids.

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  8. Sex offender sentenced to 40 years for kidnapping, sexual assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | KATU-TV Portland

    ... advocate or other appropriate support person during the reporting process and/or criminal investigation. Multnomah County Victims' Assistance Program : Provides support during the reporting of sexual assaults and referrals to victim services and ...

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  9. Hall MonitorRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Pordland Mercury

    ... chief, Mike Reese, tried firing the cop who killed Campbell (even if an arbitrator slapped him down). The Multnomah County District Attorney's Office indicted the cop, Dane Reister, who nearly killed a man in crisis when he mistakenly loaded a live ...

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  10. Blocked OutRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Pordland Mercury

    ... need to be in the tool chest." Portland's current sidewalk law was established in 2010, not long after a Multnomah County judge ruled the city's controversial "sit-lie" policy unconstitutional. Under the law, downtown sidewalks are reserved mainly ...

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  11. Rockwood designation could transform the area - Tuesday, 25 November 2014 14:33Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Newberg Graphic

    The city of Gresham and Multnomah County say they are ushering in a new era of cooperation with a joint federal application for a Promise Zone designation in the Rockwood neighborhood.

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  12. Police arrest seven splinter group protestersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Portland Tribune

    ... near Southwest 18th Avenue and Morrison Street. Brown, Calderon, Heroux, and Croasdill were booked into the Multnomah County Jail. Chavez, Smith and Bashaw were given citations to appear in court.

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  13. Sellwood Bridge budget grows beyond $307.5 million, Multnomah County acknowledgesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Oregonian

    Replacing the Sellwood Bridge is as much as $9 million over budget even though Multnomah County officials have repeatedly told the public the $307.5 million project has been on track and within budget. The disclosure came after repeated questions from The Oregonian.

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  14. Police arrest seven 'splinter group' protestersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Beaverton Valley Times

    ... near Southwest 18th Avenue and Morrison Street. Brown, Calderon, Heroux, and Croasdill were booked into the Multnomah County Jail. Chavez, Smith and Bashaw were given citations to appear in court.

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  15. Portland's Up for a Michael Brown Protest, After AllRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Pordland Mercury

    ... mostly dispelled those questions. What began as a heavily attended rally, march, and sing-along near the Multnomah County Justice Center at 4 pm took a turn around 6, when protesters decided there were better things to do than repeat "We Shall ...

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  16. Portland's Susan G. Komen CEO resigned under pressure from staff complaints, ex-spokesman saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Oregonian

    ... role. He also served on Gov. Ted Kulongski's transition team and as the top policy adviser to former Multnomah County Board Chairwoman Diane Linn. He left Linn's office to lead the American Red Cross Oregon Trail Chapter and transitioned to ...

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  17. Best fix for Morrison Bridge still being soughtRead the original story

    Yesterday | Daily Journal of Commerce

    Multnomah County officials are holding off on major repairs to the Morrison Bridge until an investigation takes place to determine replacement materials for failing deck panels.

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  18. Gresham man admits killing wife in front of their 2 kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KREM-TV Spokane

    A Gresham man admitted killing his estranged wife in front of their two young daughters in court in Multnomah County Mon. Gresham man admits killing wife in front of their 2 kids A Gresham man admitted killing his estranged wife in front of their two young daughters in court in Multnomah County Mon.

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  19. SE Portland woman who reportedly snapped, hit alleged heroin junkie for shooting up posts bailRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | OregonLive.com

    ... bail after a judge on Monday agreed to reduce it from $250,000. Curtin was released Monday night from Multnomah County Jail, where she had been incarcerated for the past two weeks since her arrest. She is only allowed to leave her parents' Northeast ...

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  20. Rockwood designation could revitalize area - Tuesday, 25 November 2014 14:33Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | South County Spotlight

    The City of Gresham and Multnomah County say they are ushering in a new era of cooperation with a joint federal application for a Promise Zone designation in the Rockwood neighborhood. At a press conference to announce the Nov. 21 application, Mayor Shane Bemis said the new status 'would obviously not solve every problem but it could align federal resources with direct local needs.'

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