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  1. Multnomah County minorities face disparities in quality of life, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | OregonLive.com

    September 22, 2013 -- St. Vincent de Paul's mobile kitchen serves warm vegetarian chili, bread and coffee during Day of Dignity in the North Park Blocks, an annual social service event spearheaded by Islamic Social Services of Oregon State. A combination of agencies united for the event, including the Multnomah County Department of Health and Jewish Family and Children Service.

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  2. Oregon's foreclosure bulge continues, November data showRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | The Oregonian

    ... November," Blomquist said via email. "And in fact I think we see evidence of that in Clackamas County and Multnomah County in October, when foreclosure activity was up from a year ago in both counties." Statewide, Oregon saw almost a 90 percent ...

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  3. Measure 92 recount: All but 2 Oregon counties have turned in new GMO resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | OregonLive.com

    Ballots are recounted at Multnomah County election headquarters in Portland, Ore., on Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2014. Only two counties remain: Clackamas and Sherman.

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  4. Pet Talk: How to help homeless pets during the holidays and beyondRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | OregonLive.com

    ... located in or what type of pet you prefer, chances are there's one who could benefit from your kindness. Multnomah County Animal Services : The only open-admission shelter in Portland could use the most help right now in the form of donations to its ...

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  5. US court weighs immigration strip search suitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Iol.co.za

    ... 1999 after the US government concluded she had entered the country illegally. During her confinement at the Multnomah County jail in Portland, she was strip-searched and her request for vegetarian food was rejected by authorities. Wong, who has ...

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  6. Wake of Vanport Draws SRO AudienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | The Skanner

    ... of Oregon School of Journalism and funding from The Meyer Memorial Trust, Oregon Community Foundation, the Multnomah County Cultural Coalition and The Skanner Newsgroup. This year Laura LoForti, story mid-wife, directed the project bringing together ...

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  7. Photo Credit: Contributed Photo - Jorge Anastacio Tomas-Sierra, 27, of FairviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Portland Tribune

    ... bomb. Four additional arrests were made on warrants as a result of the search. Tomas-Sierra was booked into Multnomah County jail Tuesday on accusatons of possession of methamphetamine, altering a firearm identification number and carrying a ...

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  8. Supreme Court weighs Hong Kong woman's lawsuit over strip-searchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | The Raw Story

    ... after the U.S. government concluded she had entered the country illegally. During her confinement at the Multnomah County jail in Portland, she was strip-searched and her request for vegetarian food was rejected by authorities. Wong, who has British ...

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  9. Multnomah County parole, probation cases get boosts from new officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | The Oregonian

    Multnomah County parole and probation officers Kelly Johnson, Kelly Irish and Benjamin Geiger take oath of office Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014 at the Multnomah County Boardroom. Multnomah County's ability to handle thousands of probation and parole cases increased roughly 20 percent this year with new officers.

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  10. Happening this weekend: Pet-related events you can attendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | OregonLive.com

    Rabies and microchip clinic: License your pet with Multnomah County Animal Services and get a free rabies vaccine and exam by Good Neighbor Vet, 8-11 a.m. Saturday at the MCAS shelter, 1700 W. Columbia River Highway in Troutdale. Additional vaccines will cost $10 each and microchips will cost $25.

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  11. $2.5 million in health grants awarded to 19 organizations in Oregon, SW WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | The Oregonian

    ... affect health. A total of 19 organizations or agencies benefitted, including Oregon Oral Halth Coalition, Multnomah County Health Department, Asian Pacific American Network of Oregon and Family Forward Oregon. The entities were picked for their ...

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  12. Judge declines to halt Oregon GMO ballot measure certificationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | KVAL-TV Eugene

    ... order to stop certification of the recount so they could argue that the signatures be accepted. But Multnomah County judge Henry Kantor on Tuesday denied their request, saying he did not find the state's rules on matching ballot signatures to be ...

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  13. Judge Rules Against Disputed Votes In Measure 92 RecountRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | KBND-AM Bend

    It looks like the last-ditch effort to reverse Measure 92 has failed. A Multnomah County judge has denied a request for a temporary restraining order on the state's recount from last month's election.

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  14. Police arrest Fairview man; seize guns, pipe bombRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | West Linn Tidings

    ... bomb. Four additional arrests were made on warrants as a result of the search. Tomas-Sierra was booked into Multnomah County jail Tuesday on accusatons of possession of methamphetamine, altering a firearm identification number and carrying a ...

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  15. Portland police arrest suspect with multiple guns, pipe bombRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | The Oregonian

    ... Four other people were arrested at the residence on outstanding warrants. Tomas-Sierra was booked into the Multnomah County Jail late Tuesday on charges of possession of methamphetamine, altering a firearm ID and carrying a concealed weapon. He will ...

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  16. Philadelphia jeweler who fenced diamonds for coast-to-coast theft ring, faces sentencing in PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | The Oregonian

    ... sentencing for his role in the gang. (Bryan Denson/The Oregonian [Margulis], The Oregonian file [diamond], Multnomah County Sheriff's Office [Remor]) Government prosecutors want to put Philadelphia jeweler Eric Janovsky behind bars for fencing ...

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  17. Leader at drug-free nonprofit charged with violent attack at N. Portland convenience storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | OregonLive.com

    ... Nov. 15 attack at North Portland's Mock Crest grocery store . On Friday, after 19 days in jail, she asked Multnomah County Circuit Judge Jerome LaBarre to lower her bail from $270,000. He reduced it to $50,000. She posted the necessary 10 percent -- ...

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  18. Report: Proposed traffic pattern changes could affect Portland's public market plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Business Journal

    ... es as it pores into planning its quadrants. The West Quadrant Plan "suggests that Portland should work with Multnomah County to study the feasibility of removing or reconfiguring the ramps," the paper reported.

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  19. Judge: No added ballots for Measure 92 recountRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Portland Tribune

    ... order allows a recount to proceed, although about two-thirds of Oregon's 36 counties - including Multnomah County, the state's most populous - have already completed their recount. Secretary of State Kate Brown ordered the recount Nov. 24 after ...

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  20. State leaders urge more action to safeguard women from domestic violence on 20th anniversary of Violence Against Women ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | The Oregonian

    ... help,'' said Sybil Hebb, director of policy advocacy for the Oregon Law Center. Other speakers, including Multnomah County District Attorney Rod Underhill, called for state legislation that would mirror a federal law and grant state prosecutors and ...

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