Multnomah County Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Lion cub euthanized; new Head Start center; whooping cough case: SE and SW Portland newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | OregonLive.com

    ... immediately after birth. A student at Sellwood Middle School was diagnosed with a case of whooping cough , Multnomah County health officials confirmed Friday. Brad Schmidt reports the eighth-grader is taking antibiotics and won't return to school ...

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  2. Rabid bat swoops down, bites Gresham man camping in Clackamas CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | OregonLive.com

    ... KATU News reported Friday that Skou's friends shot the bat with a BB gun, and brought its body to the Multnomah County Health Department for testing. The test came back positive for rabies -- which means Skou has to get multiple shots to prevent him ...

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  3. Vancouver man, 70, loses $10,000 in jury-duty phone scamRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | OregonLive.com

    ... in Multnomah, Clackamas and Yamhill counties have been warning of a similar scam. Just last week, the Multnomah County Sheriff's Office warned that about half a dozen people had called to complain about the scam. But none of those people had been ...

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  4. 5TH Citizens Conference on Fluoride was a successRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | UK Against Fluoridation

    ... and a majority of citizens polled on the issue opposed the practice. See short video report on the vote. Multnomah County, Oregon -County officials have decided to phase out a long-standing fluoride supplement program at local schools in favor of a ...

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  5. Pets of homeless veterans receive medical care at preventive clinic yesterdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | OregonLive.com

    ... t food donated by Mars Petcare . Cameron Smith, director of the Oregon Department of Veterans' Affairs, and Multnomah County Commissioner Diane McKeel also spoke at the event.

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  6. Whooping cough confirmed for Sellwood Middle School studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | OregonLive.com

    ... of Magic Valley youth return to classrooms this month. (AP Photo/The Times-News, Drew Nash) (Drew Nash) Multnomah County health authorities on Thursday confirmed a case of whooping cough involving an eighth-grader at Sellwood Middle School in ...

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  7. Avoiding San Francisco's fateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Portland Tribune

    ... or inclusionary zoning, they noted. Only Oregon and Texas bar inclusionary zoning, said Linn, the former Multnomah County chair. And state lawmakers have resisted a robust real estate transfer tax, she said. That's a tax on the sale of real estate, ...

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  8. Hit-and-run Portland driver who broke neck of woman, 67, gets 31 days in jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | OregonLive.com

    ... Bolton will have to use a wheelchair for the rest of her life -- or what the rest of her life will be like. Multnomah County Circuit Judge Kenneth Walker also sentenced Nguyen to three years of probation as part of a plea agreement. Nguyen's license ...

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  9. Meth-addicted parents of newborn who died: When do bad decisions become criminal? Q&ARead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | OregonLive.com

    ... and apparently Jamie Mangus' third or fourth, according to testimony Thursday during a bail hearing in Multnomah County Circuit Court. The Manguses have lost custody of all the other children -- mostly because of their years-long problems with drug ...

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  10. Incarcerated registered sex offender to be released to Hillsboro facility for post-prison supervisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | The Courier Mailer

    A register sex offender incarcerated since October 2007 is expected to be released Friday to a minimum-security Hillsboro facility for post-prison supervision, according to Washington County officials. Shawn John Cutler, 44, was serving prison time for convictions in Multnomah County for first-degree burglary and second-degree robbery and will live at the Washington County Community Corrections Center , 260 S.W. Adams Ave. , after he is released from the Oregon State Penitentiary.

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  11. Man shot by Portland police after pointing fake gun at officers faces 21-count indictmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | The Oregonian

    A Multnomah County grand jury this week returned a 21-count indictment against Denorris Laron McClendon, who was shot by police on Labor Day morning after he pointed a replica gun at officers on Interstate 84. The indictment, issued Tuesday, charges McClendon, 27, with 14 counts of menacing, five counts of recklessly endangering another person, and two counts of disorderly conduct. He pleaded not guilty to the charges on Wednesday.

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  12. Southeast Portland man tried for impersonating cop is acquitted by judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | OregonLive.com

    ... of a police officer . A short while after the prosecution rested its case in the second day of trial, Multnomah County Circuit Judge Angel Lopez said jurors hadn't been presented with sufficient evidence to find Elroy J. Miller guilty. Lopez then ...

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  13. Report says Oregon's touted model for juvenile justice isn't workingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | OregonLive.com

    Clackamas County District Attorney John S. Foote and retired Multnomah County deputy district attorney Charles French have issued a report that concludes the Annie E. Casey model of juvenile justice in Oregon isn't working. They note Oregon's poor performance in reducing juvenile property and drug crimes.

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  14. Multnomah County phasing out fluoride tablet program in schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | KATU-TV Portland

    Multnomah County is planning to phase out its long-standing fluoride program at schools in the county, which offered fluoride tablets to children. At the same time, county leaders are working to expand an existing but "more efficient" dental program at schools, which offers dental sealants .

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  15. Jobs: How much do college administrators make?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | The Oregonian

    Oregon college administrators earn most in Linn, Lincoln and Benton counties. The latter is home to Oregon State University in Corvallis, shown here.

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  16. Crime in the gorge spikes in JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | The Newberg Graphic

    Burglaries on the rise in Corbett July was the busiest month of the year for crime in and around Corbett and the west end of the Columbia River Gorge, Multnomah County Sheriff Deputy Joe Graziano said at a recent public safety meeting.

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  17. Multnomah County to stop offering fluoride tablets in schools next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | OregonLive.com

    Multnomah County Health Department leaders say the changes to their school dental program will improve overall student dental health in the long run. Multnomah County students who crunch fluoride tablets or swish fluoride rinses to ward off cavities won't get the treatments at school next year.

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  18. Broadway Cab LLC v. Employment DepartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | FindLaw

    ... including Tri-County Metropolitan Transportation District of Oregon (TriMet), Portland Public Schools, and Multnomah County. For the purposes of this opinion, we focus primarily on Broadway's contract with TriMet as illustrative of its contracts ...

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  19. Steve Duin: At long last, justice: Two acres returned to Elmo and Meliitta MarquetteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | The Oregonian

    ... secured two acres that were probably worth far more than the $220,000 listed as the real-market value by Multnomah County. But once Oregon's Department of Justice announced it would examine the transaction, Leland and Bittler hired Beaverton ...

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  20. Tongans in Portland are close-knit and enthusiastic, but face stark realitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | OregonLive.com

    ... live in the city, the margins of error are high. The American Community Survey found 500 Tongans in Multnomah County in 2010, but according to a count by the Coalition for Communities of Color, more than 1,200 Tongans live here. Those counts draw ...

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