Multnomah County Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Past Tense Oregon: Oregon Historical Society to celebrate Skanner newspaper archivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | OregonLive.com

    ... other items that help provide a record of the state's pass. Admission to the museum is free to residents of Multnomah County.

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  2. Multnomah County considers strict e-cig sales rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | Business Journal

    Multnomah County's Board of Commissioners and the county's Board of Health could make a strong stand on the question of e-cigarettes. The boards are set to consider new regulations on e-cigarettes, vape pens and other "inhalant delivery systems" at the Commission's Feb. 12 meeting.

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  3. Partners play with purposeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | Lake Oswego Review

    ... interactive workshop, physical theater piece and public conversation - about how to attack poverty in Multnomah County, using $1,000 in ticket sales each night for the 17-show run through Feb. 22. Yes, that will mean $17,000 going to poverty causes. ...

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  4. Multnomah County botched response after solvent fumes hit health clinic patients, workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | The Oregonian

    The ventilation system atop Multnomah County's Mid County Health Center wasn't turned off when roofers were using a weatherizing product, allowing solvent fumes into the building. The clinic didn't immediately close despite workers complaining that they felt sick.

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  5. Partners play with purpose - Thursday, 05 February 2015 06:00Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | South County Spotlight

    ... interactive workshop, physical theater piece and public conversation - about how to attack poverty in Multnomah County, using $1,000 in ticket sales each night for the 17-show run through Feb. 22. Yes, that will mean $17,000 going to poverty causes. ...

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  6. E-Cig Ban Considered In Multnomah CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | KEX-AM Portland

    On Feb. 12, Multnomah County Board of Commissioners and the Board of Health will consider proposed regulations around e-cigarettes, vape pens and other "inhalant delivery systems." Commissioners will consider an ordinance to: Prohibit the use of electronic cigarettes and vaping in any Multnomah County place of employment where smoking is prohibited by amending the county's Smoke-free Workplace law.

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  7. Open house for the courthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | The Newberg Graphic

    Multnomah County on Thursday will hold its second open house on two potential sites for a new downtown courthouse.

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  8. John Kitzhaber Should Resign as Governor, Says the Oregonian Editorial BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | The Pordland Mercury

    ... resign. His constituents deserve better. Will the editorial board get its way? They were in front of former Multnomah County Chairman Jeff Cogen's resignation over a revealed affair with a subordinate that then led to questions (but no criminal ...

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  9. A Somber CensusRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | The Pordland Mercury

    ... workers undertake the massive, partly futile effort of trying to tally how many people are homeless in Multnomah County. In shelters and on the streets, volunteers and social workers fan out, administer surveys, and perform headcounts, looking ...

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  10. A Bridge BrokenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | The Pordland Mercury

    In mid-January, workers inspecting the city's busiest non-highway span turned up something far more disturbing than the loose screws and damaged surface panels that have plagued the Morrison for years. During a hastily scheduled inspection of the Morrison's north-most lane - one that ferries thousands of cars racing off Interstate 5 into the city every day, and seemed to be sagging - a Multnomah County crew found crucial structural pieces of the three-year-old deck were breaking dramatically apart .

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  11. Portland tech community faces painful reckoning over sex assault allegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | OregonLive.com

    ... accused Kveton of sexual assault last year. His attorneys vigorously contested the allegations and a Multnomah County grand jury voted not to indict him. The woman is now pursuing a civil case against him. Kveton quit Urban Airship in July in the ...

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  12. Check Out the Latest Issue of... True ParentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | The Pordland Mercury

    Following on the heels of a very successful first issue, the newest edition of TRUE PARENT magazine hits the streets today! As you recall, True Parent is the remedy for all those woo-woo, too-cute parenting magazines out there, and focuses on real issues, real solutions, and real fun for a diverse range of parents... all of whom like to keep it real! Check out just a few of the articles you'll see in the winter edition of True Parent : You can find this quarter's edition of True Parent in this week's Portland Mercury found in those white boxes all around town, or in friendly businesses like New Seasons, Multnomah County Libraries, Hot Lips Pizza, Zupan's, Providence Medical Clinics and over 300 more locations around Portland.

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  13. Man arrested in death near Portland MissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | KATU-TV Portland

    ... Olympia man who was found dead near the Portland Mission in October. Robert Browne, 42, was booked into the Multnomah County Jail Tuesday night on second-degree assault and manslaughter charges. His arraignment is set for Wednesday. Officers ...

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  14. Woman accused of multiple 'grab-and-go' thefts from Fred Meyer, T.J. Maxx indictedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | OregonLive.com

    A Multnomah County grand jury has returned an eight-count indictment against a 43-year-old woman accused of stealing more than $12,000 in merchandise from Fred Meyer and T.J. Maxx between Aug. 10 and Jan. 26. A 43-year-old woman who police say stole $12,424 in goods and merchandise in multiple grab-and-go thefts from Fred Meyer and T.J. Maxx is being arraigned Wednesday morning on an eight-count indictment. A Multnomah County grand jury charged Ericka Marchelle Smith with five counts of first-degree theft, and one count each of third-degree robbery, possession of cocaine and failure to appear in court.

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  15. Police Arrest Man in October Old Town DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | KXL-AM Portland

    ... on charges of Manslaughter in the Second Degree and Assault in the Second Degree after being indicted by a Multnomah County Grand Jury. "It's a really great investigation by the homicide investigators. This was a tough tough case with initially no ...

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  16. Is Picnicking Illegal?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | The Pordland Mercury

    The Multnomah County prosecutor was in the middle of a potentially crucial January 23 hearing over the City of Portland's ban on camping, and he'd just admitted to a skeptical judge that "it doesn't take a whole lot to establish a campsite" under city code. "You could in theory have a blanket for a picnic in Chapman Square, and you could be arrested for that," Sherwood told Multnomah County Circuit Judge Stephen Bushong.

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  17. Cannabuzz: The Week in MarijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | The Pordland Mercury

    NOW THAT 2015 has arrived, I thought it might be helpful to review exactly what Measure 91 means for you and your demon-weed-puffing brethren. First, nothing takes effect until July 1. Which does not mean Johnny Law and his friend Danny the District Attorney here in Multnomah County have been idle.

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  18. Long Leads: NE 238th Dr: Halsey St to Glisan St Freight and Multimodal ImprovementsRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2015 | Daily Journal of Commerce

    Long Leads: NE 238th Dr: Halsey St to Glisan St Freight and Multimodal Improvements Transportation Total Project Cost: $8,769,340 Project Start Date: 2016 The project will improve NE 238th Drive between NE Halsey Street and NE Glisan Street in East Multnomah County by making improvements to the curvature of the road and providing multimodal facilities.

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  19. Advocates, opponents debate e-cigarette restrictions in Multnomah CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | The Oregonian

    Multnomah County health officials are seeking public input about electronic cigarettes before commissioners begin discussions about possible age restrictions and other regulations. That's a no-brainer for both advocates and opponents of electronic cigarettes as local leaders weigh how to regulate the product.

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  20. Portland woman accused of handcuffing victim during burglary, robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | The Oregonian

    ... widow benefits illegally and she was there to investigate, according to a probable cause affidavit filed in Multnomah County Circuit Court . McIntosh is accused of handcuffing the resident to stacked crates in a small back room of a trailer home and ...

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