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  1. Mom accused of murdering meth-addled newborn objects to defense attorney's status as new momRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    Sarah Mangus appeared in Multnomah County Circuit Court Wednesday to tell a judge she wants a defense attorney who isn't the parent of a very young child.

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  2. Foster-Powell community leaders cheer developer's plans for Multnomah County's Wikman BuildingRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    The Wikman Building, a 95-year-old former library in the Foster-Powell neighborhood, will be sold for $260,000 to developers who hope to get it listed as a historic place.

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  3. An unlikely source of help: The anonymous support group in the Reddit communityRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    ... concern for others win out. If you are having suicidal thoughts or are considering suicide, please call the Multnomah County Mental Health Crisis Intervention at 503-988-4888, toll-free at 800-716-9769 or TTY at 503-988-5866.

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  4. Genealogy Query - SMITHRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Cousinconnect.com

    I am a female adoptee born 6/27/1970 at Multnomah County Hospital in Portland Oregon.

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  5. Twilight Theater spices it upRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Portland Tribune

    ... only the second production from Twilight Theater Company, one of Portland's newest groups, based in an old Multnomah County library building in North Portland. "The entire cast is amazing, and we are utilizing a very bare stage so that the actors ...

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  6. City flushes its role marketing and selling Portland Loo public restroomsRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    ... deal comes just months after the city lost a key ruling in a lawsuit filed by utility ratepayers, with a Multnomah County judge in March finding that Portland misspent $618,000 from Water Bureau funds on Loo efforts. The agreement relieves the city ...

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  7. Portland Police Arrest 20-Year Old in ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Skanner

    ... Discharging a Firearm in the City, and Pointing a Firearm at Another. He was arraigned on Monday July 28 in Multnomah County Court. Anyone with information about this shooting should contact Detective Mitch Hergert at (503) 823-2081 or ...

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  8. Contractor accused of stealing $16,950 from 86-year-old Portland homeowner he lived with, court documents say Read the original story

    20 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    A 35-year-old man was arraigned on aggravated identity theft allegations in Multnomah County Circuit Court on Wednesday afternoon.

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  9. Photo Credit: Multnomah County Sheriff's Office - Alejandro Ray Vance Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Portland Tribune

    ... which was located and seized by officers. Vance was located and arrested shortly after and booked into the Multnomah County Jail on a charge of Unlawful Use of a Weapon. Over the past few months, GET detectives learned additional information that ...

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  10. Gang member arrested for April shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Forest Grove News-Times

    ... which was located and seized by officers. Vance was located and arrested shortly after and booked into the Multnomah County Jail on a charge of Unlawful Use of a Weapon. Over the past few months, GET detectives learned additional information that ...

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  11. Can't Sleep HereRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Pordland Mercury

    ... for camping or erecting makeshift structures on the sidewalk. According to documents obtained from the Multnomah County District Attorney's Office via a public records request, prosecutors have issued nearly 40 IPO cases related to camping or ...

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  12. Father accused of biting his 4-year-old son at Portland's Keller FountainRead the original story

    Yesterday | OregonLive.com

    ... had a bite mark on his shoulder and was crying, according to a probable cause affidavit written by Multnomah County prosecutor John Casalino. The officer observed the bite marks on the child's right arm, under his shoulder. The officer described the ...

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  13. Charging responsible dog owners for the sins of irresponsible dog owners: EditorialRead the original story

    Yesterday | OregonLive.com

    ... responsible thing and sterilized the animal. A one-year license costs $21 in Washington County and $25 in Multnomah County, which also mandates cat licenses. The annual cost for the latter is $12 if your cat's sterilized. But we digress. On ...

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  14. The city that never happened: East Portlanders came close to being incorporated as city of 125,000Read the original story

    Yesterday | OregonLive.com

    Squeezed between Portland and Gresham and threatened with annexation by both, activists from unincorporated areas of Multnomah County in 1981 hatched a plan: join their environs with the small suburb of Fairview to form Oregon's second-largest city, "Columbia Ridge."

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  15. Leaky roof leaves Multnomah County officials wishing they brought scuba gear to workRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Oregonian

    ... sixth floor last week,after a morning deluge leaked in through the ceiling. (Dana Tims/The Oregonian) When Multnomah County's elected commissioners and their staff arrived to work last Tuesday morning, July 22, they found a soggy scene: Water ...

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  16. Gorge visitor concerned others will be victims too: 'It certainly makes me not want to stop there'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KATU-TV Portland

    ... when breaking into cars in the Columbia River Gorge. There were 25-30 reports of car break-ins in June, the Multnomah County Sheriff's spokesman said. "The one hurt most was my little boy, he's 8. He thought vacation was totally over," said Bob ...

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  17. Multnomah County officials heading to Texas for tips on how to divert people with mental illness from jailRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Oregonian

    A group of public safety leaders from Multnomah County, including the chief criminal judge, Portland police chief and corrections supervisors, are heading to Bexar County, Texas Wednesday for an overnight trip to learn about a program there that aims to divert people with mental illness from the county lockup.

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  18. Why it's possible to be fiscally conservative and fight poverty: EditorialRead the original story

    Tuesday | OregonLive.com

    ... paying the arts tax, not to mention property taxes that include the cost of a school bond and the new Multnomah County Library District. So, how can policy-makers reconcile the desire to help those who are struggling with the need to operate ...

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  19. Section of NE Marine Drive closed over weekend for triathlon, duathlonRead the original story

    Tuesday | OregonLive.com

    ... and Northeast 223rd Avenue will be closed from 7:30 to 11:30 a.m. both days. Mike Pullen, spokesman for Multnomah County, said that Northeast Sandy Boulevard is the best alternate route for traffic through the area. He added that access to the area ...

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  20. David Sarasohn: The book store is not dead, at least in PortlandRead the original story

    Tuesday | OregonLive.com

    ... number 10 spot by San Francisco and finished well behind the leaders, Washington, D.C., and Seattle. Multnomah County Library, of course, is a national leader in circulation, and no doubt some people who'll borrow a book will also buy one. But maybe ...

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