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  1. LaSalle Hotel Properties Acquires The Heathman Hotel in Portland for $64.3 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Hospitality Net

    The Company funded the acquisition with cash on hand. Surrounded by corporate and leisure demand generators, the 150-room hotel is located at 1001 SW Broadway Street in the heart of downtown Portland among the city's concentration of office towers, retail offerings, dining establishments and entertainment venues.

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  2. Gresham man stabbed multiple times at MAX station in critical conditionRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    Wayne Roberts, 50, was arrested on suspicion of being the attacker. Roberts, from Portland, was near the Southeast 188th Ave. and East Burnside St. station and booked into the Multnomah County Detention Center with an allegation of assault in the first degree.

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  3. Portland man wanted in Multnomah, Douglas counties arrested in West Linn after short chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    A Portland man convicted of a felony who was wanted for failing to appear for a sentencing just added suspicion of driving under the influence to his rap sheet. At 3:32 a.m. Sunday, West Linn Police Officer Jim Abeles tried to stop Mark Edward Hardy Jr. on suspicion of driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol.

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  4. Needy Portland children will get a bike Christmas day because of the Ferguson-Murphy runRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    Bart Ferguson and his cousin, Ted Ferguson, worked for months to organize a run to get needy kid bikes for Christmas. A Christmas Eve tradition that began nearly 40 years ago with an early-morning run to celebrate the holiday and friendship has a new purpose this year -- more than 150 needy kids are going to get a bike for Christmas.

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  5. Truck crashes into car in East Portland, seriously injuring a driverRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | KATU-TV Portland

    Portland Police arrived at NE 119th Avenue and Glisan Street just after 8 a.m. Saturday, where a pickup truck towing a trailer had collided with a compact car. Crash investigators found the pickup was heading east on NE Glisan St. and pulled into the turn lane.

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  6. CenturyLink strikes cable TV deal with Portland; service could begin in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    CenturyLink has reached agreement with Portland officials on terms of a new cable TV franchise for the company, opening the door for it to begin service as soon as next year. Formal approval is a months-long process that will drag into spring, but CenturyLink doesn't have to wait.

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  7. Washington County sheriff's deputy beat Beaverton man unconscious, lawsuit claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Courier Mailer

    ... in Hillsboro. Doctors there determined he had a brain hemorrhage, and he was then taken to OHSU Hospital in Portland. Washington County Circuit Court records show Wright was arrested on charges of DUII, reckless driving, attempt to elude police and ...

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  8. Time Vault Games Sponsored Player, Cody Lingelbach, Takes Second in the TCGplayer InvitationalRead the original story

    Yesterday | PR.com

    Time Vault Games, a Portland, Oregon game store, sponsored Magic: The Gathering player Cody Lingelbach in the TCGplayer invitational in Indianapolis, Indiana, the TCGplayer.com MaxPoint Series Championship. TCGplayer.com MaxPoint Series events all lead up to the MaxPoint Series Championship, one of the biggest events of the year.

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  9. Gresham stabbing investigated; police search for suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | OregonLive.com

    The stabbing was reported shortly before 11 p.m. in the 18800 block of East Burnside Street , police said. Two men reportedly got in a fight, and man was stabbed multiple times. He was taken to a Portland-area hospital.

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  10. Portland's aging sewers are getting an upgradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | OregonLive.com

    The Bureau of Environmental Services is replacing or repairing about 25,000 feet of sewer pipes in the Sellwood-Moreland. Over one-third of Portland's 2,500 miles of sewer pipes are more than 80 years old.

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  11. Prayer vigil, march remembering 'victims of police violence' to be held Saturday in NE PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Oregonian

    The Albina Ministerial Alliance for Justice and Police Reform will hold a prayer vigil and march in Northeast Portland on Saturday in memory of "victims of police violence." A coalition of clergy will lead prayers and a march along Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard, beginning at the West Allen Temple Church, 4236 N.E. 8th Ave, and ending at the North Skidmore Street I-5 overpass where 21-year-old Kendra James was fatally shot by a Portland police officer in 2003.

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  12. end: 15 Things to Do and See in Portland, December 19-21Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Willamette Week

    ... Actually, the spirit is not in the sound, but the sales: A dollar from every ticket goes to Ethos Music, a Portland nonprofit that provides free music lessons to kids in communities with no other access. Ethos band Death by Thumb, whose original ...

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  13. Killingsworth shooting: Police calmed wounded, developed suspects' names in less than 10 minutesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | OregonLive.com

    Portland police Sgt. Jason Pearce was driving back to the North Precinct after attending the sentencing of a man who wounded an officer earlier this year and fatally shot a police dog.

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  14. The Ultimate Guide to New Year's Eve Dining in PortlandRead the original story

    Yesterday | Eater

    Sometimes the best part about New Year's Eve is the camaraderie of counting down to midnight alongside a room full of people. The champagne toasts, the Auld Langs Syne, and the communal feeling that everyone is ready for a fresh start.

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  15. Friday evening Portland-area commute: Crash on Highway 217 at Greenburg RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Oregonian

    The rain held off today with the sun even making an appearance. Heavy rains are expected to move in tomorrow so bring an umbrella if you plan on doing any last minute shopping.

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  16. Portland Community College opens business center; Regional Arts Culture Council and Boom Arts receive grants; Port of Ridgefield named port of the year: Industry NotesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Oregonian

    ... and Washington Counties. This year's project grants are made possible by increased funding from the City of Portland, the council's largest funding source, and the council'workplace giving program, Work for Art. Sabina Haque, $5,935: She will ...

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  17. Man arrested by Portland police after yelling profanities, spitting on womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Oregonian

    Carl Harris, 51, was arrested at SW Fourth Ave. and SW Morrison St. by officers on foot patrol, according to authorities. Police say Harris was "screaming profanities" and "racially offensive language" at the woman.

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  18. Mariota madness; power-use shaming: Editorial peaks and valleysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | OregonLive.com

    ... Trophy is the Mount Everest of college football, then the 24-foot-tall timepiece parked for the time being at Portland International Airport is the Mount McKinley of the cuckoo clock world. Made by a pair of Oregonians, the clock plays a featured ...

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  19. Questions in search of answers from Bureau of Environmental ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | OregonLive.com

    Why did the Bureau of Environmental Services choose to pump sewage drained from SW Portland, uphill from Garden Home to North Portland, burning carbon fuels day in and day out, as opposed to using gravity to send waste water to Washington County? Why when the first BES/Portland Fanno Creek Pump Station failed after two years, did BES chose to construct a larger pump station right next to the failed pump station, as opposed to taking Washington County's offer to use gravity to (continue sending it downhill its Durham plant?

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  20. Punch Bowl Social, a boozy adult playground, opens on BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Model D

    ... at the company's flagship location in Denver. Detroit is the fourth Punch Bowl location, following the likes of Portland, Ore. and Austin, Texas. Representatives of the Quicken Family of Companies helped recruit Punch Bowl to Detroit. "We spent ...

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