Multnomah County Newswire

Multnomah County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Multnomah County, OR.

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  1. Police still searching for Kyron Horman, missing since 2010, now 12 years oldRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    ... and neighbors have been searching for him ever since. According to a May 29 report from CNN , the local Multnomah County Sheriff's Office has not given up trying to find him and is offering a $50,000 reward for information that will help resolve the ...


  2. Teen accused in Last Thursday shooting apologizes to his family during first court appearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    A 16-year-old boy accused of shooting three people during a Last Thursday event in Northeast Portland apologized to his family members and told them he loved them during his first court appearance Friday afternoon. Turon Lamont Walker Jr., of Vancouver, was arraigned on three counts each of attempted murder with a firearm and unlawful use of a weapon in an emotional hearing in Multnomah County Juvenile Court.


  3. Multnomah County 2015-16 budget includes millions of dollars for troubled youth in justice systemRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    ... gets help on a geometry assignment from instructor Gaston Toolo. POIC is one of two nonprofit contracted by Multnomah County to work with troubled youth on probation through the Community Healing Initiative. (Marv Bondarowicz/The Oregonian) ...


  4. Teen Arrested For Shooting at Last ThursdayRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | KXL-AM Portland

    ... expected to survive. Turon Walker Junior is charged with attempted murder and unlawful use of a weapon. The Multnomah County District Attorney's Office could press further charges. A witness says he saw him throw the gun in bushes. Gang violence in ...


  5. Five years after Kyron Horman vanished, authorities hope reward brings break in caseRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Fox News

    Kyron Horman vanished five years ago when he was 7, but this flier shows how he might look at age 12. It's been nearly five years since young Kyron Horman disappeared from his school in Portland, Ore., and now local authorities are hoping that by drawing attention to a major reward, they can heat up a frustrating cold case. The Multnomah County Sheriff's Office has had a $50,000 bounty for information leading to Horman's rescue ever since he disappeared after being dropped off for school in June 2010 but has decided to publicize the offering in the hopes of new leads, according to The Oregonian .


  6. Kyron Horman: $50,000 Reward Highlighted as 5-Year Anniversary of Child's Disappearance NearsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WebProNews

    ... years since Kyron Horman disappeared, more than 4,000 tips from around the world have been received by the Multnomah County Sheriff's Office in Portland, Oregon. On Thursday of this week the department issued a statement regarding the upcoming ...


  7. $50,000 Reward Still Untouched 5 Years After Kyron Horman Went MissingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Switched

    ... more than 4,000 tips to authorities, police have never named a suspect or filed charges in the case. The Multnomah County Sheriff's Office is highlighting that a $50,000 reward remains on the books for any information that results in the resolution ...


  8. Housing language ignorance is disingenuous, indefensible, counterproductiveRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago |

    " a wave of affordable [?] housing initiatives at the local, regional and state level. New programs are being implemented or considered by the city of Portland, Multnomah County, Metro and the 2015 Oregon Legislature."


  9. 16-year-old accused of attempted murder in shooting during Last Thursday eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | The Oregonian

    ... Sgt. Don Livingston, a supervisor of the 25-member gang enforcement team. The brazen shooting is spurring Multnomah County probation and parole officers to do more night work and visits to gang offenders on supervisions, enforce curfews, schedule ...


  10. Police re-emphasize search for Kyron Horman 5 years after disappearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KVAL-TV Eugene

    Nearly five years have passed since Kyron Horman, 7 years old at the time, disappeared from Skyline Elementary School in Northwest Portland. The Multnomah County Sheriff's Office say they continue to offer a $50,000 reward that leads to the resolution of his disappearance.


  11. Reward of $50K offered for information five years after...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... that she wanted to keep up pressure on the investigation into Ms Horman. In a statement on Thursday, Multnomah County Sheriff's Office said the case remains active with a full-time detective 'primarily assigned' and a retired FBI Agent assisting to ...


  12. Class of 2015: Graduation ceremony details for Multnomah County school districtsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago |

    Madison High School seniors at graduation for the class of 2014. The ceremony was held at Portland's Memorial Coliseum on June 11, 2014.


  13. Multnomah County Animal Services urgently seeks kitten adopters and foster caretakersRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago |

    Multnomah County Animal Services is "brimming with kittens" and urgently seeks the public's help in adopting or fostering kittens to free up more shelter space during the busy kitten season. There's never a bad time to bring home a kitten, but if you're even considering adopting a tiny feline, this weekend is the purr-fect occasion.


  14. Kafoury's budget focuses on kids, families, housing - Thursday, 28 May 2015 07:00Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Newberg Graphic

    ... is being mean to his dog.' " Now 47 with three children of her own, Deborah Kafoury - who took office as Multnomah County chair one year ago on June 5 - has, by all accounts, always been full of compassion. She's a softie, but at the same time, ...


  15. Sheriff's office publicizes $50,000 reward for information in 5-year-old Kyron Horman caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday |

    Multnomah County Sheriff's Office put out this flier on Thursday, May 28, 2015, as the fifth anniversary of Kyron Horman's disappearance approaches. Kyron was 7 when he disappeared from Skyline School on June 4, 2010.


  16. Oregon's Climate Action Coalition calls for explicit ban on fossil fuel exportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Business Journal

    ... to be mandatory. It also wants a total ban on fossil fuel export infrastructure in the region. Portland and Multnomah County were trail blazers in 1993 when they jointly embraced a plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. The plan is being updated ...


  17. Kyron Horman: Timeline of events since boy's disappearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2011 | The Oregonian

    ... entrance of the school, according to Sheriff Dan Staton, who says that was the last time the boy was seen. Multnomah County authorities later backtrack on that statement. 10 a.m. Classes begin. A photo posted on his stepmother's Facebook page shows ...


  18. My View: Tough penalties needed for sex traffickingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Portland Tribune

    In the fight against human trafficking, the nation is watching Oregon's positive movement forward. Championed by the office of the Multnomah County district attorney, Rod Underhill, House Bill 3040 is an unprecedented effort which would better hold offenders accountable and undo the Catch-22 ensnaring many human trafficking victims.


  19. The rush is on to build affordable housing - Thursday, 28 May 2015 07:00Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Estacada News

    ... local, regional and state level. New programs are being implemented or considered by the city of Portland, Multnomah County, Metro and the 2015 Oregon Legislature. Although the activists don't claim the initiatives will solve all of the housing ...


  20. 'Short Stack Bandit' wasn't short, but tall enough to pull 5 bank jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday |

    ... -- only to learn after his arrest that their sobriquet was a bit off. Williams is 5-foot-8, according to Multnomah County jail records. Williams' dad, Gene Williams of Amesbury, Mass, took the unusual step after his son became a suspect to appeal to ...