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  1. Suspect accused of jumping into Willamette River to avoid arrest pleads not guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    Randall Hartwell, 39, appears for an arraignment in Multnomah County Circuit Court on March 30. He is accused of jumping into the Willamette River on the previous day to avoid being arrested. Randall J. Hartwell, 39, wore a Multnomah County jail uniform and stood with his arms behind his back for much of his arraignment in Multnomah County Circuit Court.

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  2. Pal's Shanty arson suspect pleads guilty as accessory after the fact in 2013 Portland fireRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    Michael J. Duncan admitted in Portland's U.S. District Court on Monday that he played an accessory after the fact role in an arson fire that seriously burned his longtime friend Marcus A. Tyler. A Portland-area man pleaded guilty on Monday to his role in a two-alarm arson of Pal's Shanty , a landmark tavern in the Hollywood district that went out of business after the 2013 fire.

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  3. Poor swimmer accused of jumping in Willamette River to escape police, booked into jailRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    A 39-year-old man is accused of jumping into the Willamette River near The Tillikum Crossing on March 29 to elude police. He was soon swam back to shore after struggling in the water and was arrested, police said.

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  4. Fish pushes affordable housing commitment as OHSU deal questioned: Portland City Hall RoundupRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    Portland Commissioner Nick Fish wants the city to secure one more acre for affordable housing somewhere in the neighborhoods south of downtown, although even with the acquisition, officials won't come close to meeting long-standing goals for the area. Fish has asked the City Council to buy into his proposal as part of a package of urban renewal amendments slated for approval Wednesday.

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  5. Complaint of gender bias in high school basketball schedules heads to Portland boardRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    A Wilson High School parent has filed a complaint with PPS alleging that high school basketball schedules are preferential to boys teams. In this photo two teams play during the high school 6A Girls Basketball Championships March 14. The high school basketball season wrapped up with the state championships weeks ago, but talk of the sport's schedule will continue during Monday night's Portland Public Schools board meeting.

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  6. Will Portland score big discount buying land from prominent developer?Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    Portland and one of the city's most prominent developers, Hoyt Street Properties , have yet to finalize a deal for more affordable housing in the posh Pearl District after nearly seven months of negotiations. It's not clear why talks are dragging, although Portland is now slated to buy land from Hoyt Street by April 24, a city attorney said Friday.

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  7. Past Tense Oregon: African American clubs of '40s, '50s to be highlighted at Kennedy SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    The book "Jumptown" discusses the vibrant Portland jazz scene in the first half of the 20th century. Many of the clubs were in a part of North Portland that consisted mostly of African-American neighborhoods.

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  8. Bull Run Cider to open new taproom among the kegs, coolers and carbonatersRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    It's been almost a year since Galen Williams and Pete Mulligan moved their hard cider operation, Bull Run Cider , out of Mulligan's two-car garage. Now settled comfortably into an industrial space almost four times as big, the duo is welcoming customers behind the scenes with a new taproom set to open April 3 at 6 p.m. in Forest Grove.

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  9. Call of the outdoors beckons prospectors to Gold & Treasure Show in PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | OregonLive.com

    Gold may be the precious metal known through the ages as a source of wealth and envy, but it wasn't the allure of quick riches that drew most people to the Gold & Treasure Show at Portland's Expo Center Sunday. Prospectors young and old, new and seasoned, said they were enticed by the appeal of a wholesome activity that gets them into the great outdoors, even if just to get away from the routine of a sedentary life.

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  10. See, design, build tiny houses: Conference and preparty in Portland April 17-19Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | OregonLive.com

    How many people can squeeze into a tiny house conference in Portland? Lots, thanks to organizer Ryan Mitchell finding a bigger venue than last year's first Tiny House Conference in Charlotte, North Carolina, where 100 fans of small abodes were shut out of the sold-out event. This year's how-to gathering -- dubbed "the biggest Tiny House Conference yet!" -- is April 18-19 at the Holiday Inn near the Portland Airport.

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  11. Oregon's Bralon Addison tests knee and confidence one year after ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | OregonLive.com

    On Thursday evenings when school is in session at the University of Oregon, Bralon Addison can often be found slouched low in a cineplex chair as the lights dim and the newest movies roll. In this college town the only nicer venue to take in a movie is theater in the Oregon Ducks' Hatfield-Dowlin Complex, with its 170 Ferrari-leather upholstered seats.

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  12. Man banned from driving accused in SE Portland car chase, crashesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | OregonLive.com

    A Portland man whose driving privileges have been revoked for life crashed a car several times during a high-speed chase in Southeast Portland, court documents say. Diamond D. Dugas, 32, kept driving when a Portland police officer attempted to pull him over near Southeast 122nd Avenue and Clinton Street late Thursday, according to a probable cause affidavit.

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  13. Teen stabbed at North Portland apartments, witnesses say group of people involvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | OregonLive.com

    A 17-year-old boy was taken to a hospital after police say he was stabbed at a North Portland apartment complex on Saturday. Witnesses told investigators that a group with 7 to 10 other males wearing red clothing were involved in the stabbing at the New Columbia Apartments along North Newman Avenue , police said.

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  14. Man accused of working at Portland 7-Eleven stores to steal moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | OregonLive.com

    A 24-year-old man was arrested March 26 after allegedly stealing at least $4,000 from two Portland 7-Elevens during his first day of work and then never coming back. A 24-year-old man is accused of stealing at least $4,000 from two 7-Eleven stores in Portland during his first days of work and then never coming back, court documents say.

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  15. Man leads police on motorcycle chase because he didn't want to be late for workRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | OregonLive.com

    A 24-year-old Portland man was arrested when he lead a police motorcycle officer on a chase through North Portland on March 26. He allegedly told the officer that he didn't stop because he didn't want to be late for work. A 24-year-old man accused of leading police on a motorcycle chase through North Portland told an officer that he didn't pull over because he wanted to make it to work on time, court documents say.

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  16. Gypsy jazz opera "Flour, Salt, and Moonbeams" offers a savory musical mashupRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | The Oregonian

    I have to confess that when I read the title " Flour, Salt, and Moonbeams: A Gypsy Jazz Opera ," I couldn't help but roll my eyes at the prospect of a self-consciously quirky Portland cultural product, a twee hipster mashup that even "Portlandia" would be powerless to parody. Thankfully, I was mistaken.

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  17. David Sarasohn: Sometimes, a carpet really does provide a magic rideRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | OregonLive.com

    Only in Portland could the iconic carpeting from Portland International Airport act as the grand marshal of the 2015 Portland General Electric/SOLV Starlight Parade. The parade will not, it seems, be the carpet's farewell appearance.

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  18. Cash&Carry moving Northwest Portland warehouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | OregonLive.com

    Cash&Carry is moving its Pearl District operations to a bigger location on the other side of I-405. The Pearl District store's last day of business will be Tuesday, March 31, and the new, larger store at 1825 NW 19th Avenue will open the next day, April 1. Portland-based Cash&Carry Smart Foodservice primarily caters to the food-service industry, but the warehouse offers bulk items for non-profit organizations, church groups, caterers and individuals, too.

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  19. Portland Mercado opens, providing space and support for Latino business ownersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | OregonLive.com

    She started at Taco Bell, her hands shaking every time an order came in. In El Salvador, her mother had taught her to use the hands to shape masa into little discs called pupusas.

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  20. Man dies in shooting in Northeast Portland, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | OregonLive.com

    Portland Police responded to reports of a shooting in Northeast Portland's Eliot neighborhood, early Saturday morning. At 1:09 a.m., officers found an adult male in the front yard of a residence on Northeast Morris Street, between Williams and Rodney Avenues.

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