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  1. Photo Credit: Multnomah County Sheriff's Office - Michael Aaron Wyatt MiningerRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Portland Tribune

    Michael Aaron Wyatt Mininger, 22, is charged with murder and felon in possession of a firearm. He was arrested on an outstanding probation violation warrant on Jan. 15 and has remained in the custody of the Multnomah County Jail.

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  2. Police respond to five shootings Saturday, no injuries or arrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Portland Tribune

    Portland police responded to five shooting incidents on Saturday, including one in the parking garage at the Lloyd Center Mall. There are no reports of anyone injured in the shootings, and no arrests were immediately made.

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  3. B&B Lite: Less bread, more brothRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Portland Tribune

    Earlier this month Grand Central announced plans to close the neighborhood location on March 31, but since then they've decided to shutter immediately. Southwest Portland-based JoLa CafA , is introducing a bone broth bar, featuring Tualatin-based Pacific Foods' recently released line of sipping broths.

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  4. Richmond neighbors say car prowls shatter peace of mindRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Portland Tribune

    Portland police are looking for two trucks they think might be linked to a rash of late-night vehicle break-ins and car prowls that have hit the Richmond neighborhood hard in the past few months. Richmond neighbors who sounded an alarm about the break-ins hope the police search could end the nightmare of crime in their area.

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  5. Readers' Letters: Transportation solutions are anything butRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Portland Tribune

    Please. It is going to get a whole lot worse before it gets any better . Need proof? How about the $300 million redo of the Sellwood Bridge? Why exactly is the bridge going to cater to the walkers and the bikers, when virtually no walkers will ever use the thing and the number of bikers may slightly increase but not in any great numbers? Instead, we get the old two-lane bridge as it was before, complete with traffic lights and congestion on the west end.

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  6. Corbett man held in hit-and-run that injured woman in NE PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Portland Tribune

    A 46-year-old Corbett man was arrested Tuesday in connection with the Jan. 16 hit-and-run that seriously injured a 56-year-old Portland woman at Northeast 57th Avenue and Prescott Street. Jon Bishop Jones was taken into custody Jan. 20 at his home after investigators received tips about the suspect vehicle.

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  7. FBI offers reward in 2013 arson fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Portland Tribune

    The FBI is offering a $5,000 reward for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of the person who set an arson fire in August 2013 that destroyed a 46-unit apartment building under construction on Northeast Monroe Street. The reward is being offered in hopes the public will provide tips to the investigation by Portland Fire & Rescue, the FBI, the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, and the Portland Police Bureau.

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  8. Main Street demolition plan draws protests from MilwaukiansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Portland Tribune

    Reliable Credit has created an outcry in Milwaukie over the company's plan to demolish longtime Main Street businesses to expand its parking lot. The proposal has people scratching their heads since both Reliable Credit employees and downtown shoppers rarely have trouble finding parking.

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  9. Lucid begins producing electricity inside city water pipesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Portland Tribune

    Portland-based Lucid Energy, which designed and built the gravity-based renewable energy system, announced it has started producing energy for its first local installation, at pipes under the roadway at Southeast 147th Avenue and Powell Boulevard in East Portland. City water flows downhill through four 42-inch turbines inside water pipes, generating electricity sold by Portland General Electric.

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  10. City Council revisits FBI task force issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Portland Tribune

    Less than two weeks before President Obama convenes an international conference on fighting terrorism, the City Council is once again scheduled to discuss its involvement with the local FBI Joint Terrorism Task Force. Mayor Charlie Hales has tentatively scheduled a work session on Portland's participation in the JTTF for Feb. 5. The White House has announced plans for world leaders to gather Feb. 18 in Washington, D.C., to better coordinate their efforts against homegrown terrorists and other extremists.

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  11. City extends deadline, cuts fee for Street SeatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Portland Tribune

    The city of Portland is making it easier to apply for street seats - so much so that they've extended the deadline and cut the fee in half. Now in its fifth year as a program of the Portland Bureau of Transportation, the deadline for Street Seats applicants had been Jan. 15, but has now been stretched to Feb. 4. This year, Street Seat administrators will choose up to 10 new locations to move forward with concept-level designs for review and preliminary approval.

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  12. The Big ScreenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Portland Tribune

    About - It's an animated film about the misadventures of goblins, elves, fairies and imps; Stars - Evan Rachel Wood, Elijah Kelley, Kristin Chenoweth; Director - Gary Rydstrom About - A Cinema 21 release, it's a story of the later years of eccentric British painter J.M.W. Turner's life; Stars - Timothy Spall, Paul Jesson, Dorothy Atkinson; Director - Mike Leigh About - A woman's affair with a young neighbor takes a dangerous turn; Stars - Jennifer Lopez, Ryan Guzman, Kristin Chenoweth; Director - Rob Cohen About - A debonair art dealer and rogue tries to recover a stolen painting that could lead to Nazi gold; Stars - Johnny Depp, Gwyneth Paltrow, Ewan McGregor; Director - David Koepp It's a retrospective tour/concert documentary about the band The Prids, shot during its 'Trust' tour.

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  13. Police busy with arrests, escape, shooting and more on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Portland Tribune

    Porltand police were busy Saturday with calls ranging from a reported sexual assault to a drug suspect who jumped into the Willamette River and a domestic violence suspect who escaped after being handcuffed. * Police arrested Rashid Kambarov, 26, on charges of Rape in the First Degree and Sodomy in the First Degree.

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  14. Carjacker hits driver with beer can, drives away in SUVRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Portland Tribune

    Portland police are looking for a woman who carjacked a 2007 Ford Explorer Friday afternoon in Northwest Portland by assaulting the driver and throwing a beer can at him. The car's owner wasn't seriously injured.

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  15. Homer Groening's films add a little D'oh! to Hollywood theatreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Portland Tribune

    D'oh! 'Simpsons' creator Matt Groening will attend Saturday evening's screening of his father's film retrospective at Portland's Hollywood Theatre. Selected Short Films of Homer Groening will be screened at the theater at 7 p.m. Jan. 17, as part of the Mid Century Oregon Genius series.

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  16. December was good month for real estate salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Portland Tribune

    Portland Realtors closed more deals in December than they had in the past nine years, according to a new RMLS report released Thursday morning. The regional listing service reported that closed home sales in December were up 25.6 percent from a year earlier and nearly 15.6 percent higher than November.

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  17. Lane closed on Morrison Bridge for emergency deck repairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Portland Tribune

    Multnomah County closed the north westbound lane of the Morrison Bridge at noon Thursday for emergency repairs to sections of the lift span deck that have deteriorated. In addition, the the entire bridge and its ramps will be closed to motor vehicles on Saturday, Jan.17, from 7 a.m. to as late as 7 p.m. for inspection and maintenance work on the entire lift span deck.

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  18. Sources Say: It isn't hard to figure why street fee isn't onaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Portland Tribune

    Mayor Charlie Hales and Commissioner Steve Novick usually waffle when asked why they won't put their proposed street fee on the ballot, saying they were elected to make tough decisions. Senate President Peter Courtney was more blunt when talking about state transportation funding measures at last week's Business Leadership Summit in Portland.

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  19. The Short ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Portland Tribune

    Theatre Vertigo presents the Lukas Barfuss dark comedy, directed by Bobby Bermea, about Dora, a girl who becomes a woman and goes off tranquilizers, only to have a sexual awakening. 7:30 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays, Jan. 15-Feb. 14, The Shoebox Theater, 2110 S.E. 10th Ave., www.theatrevertigo.org, $20, Thursdays pay-what-you-will The lineup includes Jason Rouse, Chris Murray, Leon Anderson, Jed Arkley and Katie Michels for Action/Adventure Theatre's next main stage production of 'Sidekicks,' a semi-improvised serial set in a world where superhumans exist.

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  20. Bits & Pieces: Book awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Portland Tribune

    Smith Henderson of Portland, 'Fourth of July Creek' ; Lindsay Hill of Portland, 'Sea of Hooks' ; Cari Luna of Portland, 'The Revolution of Every Day' ; Amy Schutzer of Portland, 'Spheres of Disturbance' ; Willy Vlautin of Scappoose, 'The Free' . Nonfiction - Wendy Chin-Tanner of Portland, 'Turn' ; Emily Kendal Frey of Portland, 'Sorrow Arrow' ; Endi Bogue Hartigan of Portland, 'Pool ' ; Zachary Schomburg of Portland, 'The Book of Joshua' ; Dawn Diez Willis of Salem, 'Still Life with Judas & Lightning' .

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