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Driver dies after crashing into SE Portland apartments, causes partial building collapse

PORTLAND, Ore. – A driver is dead after crashing a pickup into a building, causing part of the structure to collapse on top of his truck.<p>Emergency …

Oregon

Early Morning Shooting in Portland's Concordia Neighborhood - No Injuries

<b>October 22, 2017 11:15</b><p>Follow @PortlandPolice On Sunday October 22, 2017, at 3:06 a.m., North Precinct officers responded to the report of gunfire in …

Crime

Occupied house in Concordia neighborhood struck by bullets, police say

An occupied Northeast Portland house was struck with bullets early Sunday, but no one was injured in the shooting, police said.<p>North Precinct …

Oregon

Portland's new chief of police seeks to create deputy chief's job in the bureau

Portland Police Chief Danielle Outlaw is looking to create a new deputy police chief's position in the bureau.<p>The City Council is expected to vote on …

Policing

Day care suspended after two infant deaths in two years

Portland police are investigating the Oct. 6 death of a 10-month-old boy found unresponsive at a Northeast Portland day care where another infant …

Day Care

Portland police arrest suspect accused of shooting man at 7-Eleven

PORTLAND, Ore. – Portland police said they arrested a suspect Saturday who’s accused of shooting a man at a 7-Eleven Thursday morning.<p>Police said …

Crime

Hit-and-run crash survivor honored at basketball game

It was an emotional Friday night for the Multnomah University women’s basketball team.<p>They played their home opener without one of their starters. …

Women's Basketball

Portland Metro Saturday Weather: Flooding, wind advisories in effect

A flood watch remains in effect for much of Northwest Oregon and Southwest Washington from Saturday through late Sunday night, the National Weather …

Weather

Greek Freak Foils Trail Blazers’ Perfect Road Trip

The Portland Trail Blazers were left stunned tonight after Giannis Antetokounmpo’s career-high 44-point performance carried the Milwaukee Bucks to a …

Basketball

Portland Trail Blazers at Milwaukee Bucks Preview

<b>Saturday, October 21st - 5:30 p.m. PT</b><b><br>Blazers injuries:</b> Noah Vonleh(out)<b><br>Bucks injuries:</b> Jabari Parker (out)<b><br>How to watch on TV:</b> NBCSNW, <b>NBA League Pass</b> …

NBA

Watch: Salt & Straw Makes Cricket and Mealworm Ice Cream for Halloween

Eat it before it crawls away<p>Portland’s Salt & Straw ice cream shop loves to unleash bizarre and, at times, gut-wrenching ice cream flavors. For Halloween 2017, it is has released five limited-edition ice creams:<p>Dracula’s Blood (with REAL blood!)<br>• Essence of Ghost<br>• Freckle & Hyde Potion<br>• The Great …

Beverages

Student says federal agents treated her like criminal

She arrived at Portland International Airport on a warm summer evening, dreaming of craft beer, long hikes and the good company she was about to …

Business

ICE illegally enters home, mistakenly arrests coworker, Oregon man says

PORTLAND, Ore. – An Oregon man says Immigration Customs and Enforcement agents illegally entered a home he was working on and detained his coworker …

Immigration

The Undefeated 50 Greatest Players "Remix" Cuts Walton, Drexler

When the NBA compiled its 50 Greatest Players list in 1996, Trail Blazers superstars Bill Walton and Clyde Drexler featured prominently. Twenty years …

Basketball

Oregon teen says e-cigarette exploded in his mouth

PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) -<p>An Oregon teenager said his e-cigarette blew up in his face, and now he’s in Portland recovering.<p>Blake Chastain was left with …

Oregon

Yelper-Worshipped PDX Sliders Is Opening on SE Division

The switcheroo means PDX Bento is no longer happening<p>Prepare for PDX Sliders 2.0. Owner <b>Ryan Rollins</b> is taking over <b>Jenn Louis</b>’s old <b>Sunshine Tavern</b> venue at 3111 SE Division St. The space had most recently been operating as Black Dog Lounge, which closed the doors on October 17. Rollins says he’s …

Oregon

Blazers Punish Pacers as Lillard, McCollum Dominate

The Portland Trail Blazers used superior guard play from Damian Lillard and CJ McCollum, plus a punishing dose of big-man rebounding, to flatten the …

Basketball

A new bike path into Mt. Tabor Park is coming into focus

Latest design drawing for changes to Mt. Tabor Yard (I added pink at location of new bike path).<p>Mt. Tabor Park is a gem of southeast Portland. But if …

Oregon

Stein: Carmelo Anthony Trade "Was About Family"

The Portland Trail Blazers were reported to be in hot pursuit of New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony this summer, with star guards Damian Lillard …

Basketball

Halloween Is Le Pigeon’s ‘Best Night of the Year’

See how rockstar chef Gabe Rucker celebrates one of Portland’s favorite holidays<p>Does any city get as excited about Halloween as Portland? One of the most creative celebrations is the annual Halloween dinner at acclaimed French-inspired restaurant Le Pigeon, and there are still a few tickets …

Oregon

All Your Trail Blazers Questions Answered in Haiku

The Portland Trail Blazers‘ record-setting win against the Phoenix Suns in their opening game of the 2017-18 NBA season has everybody in the Rose …

Portland Trail Blazers

Jusuf Nurkic is Debating Mask Issue

Portland Trail Blazers center Jusuf Nurkic has sported a clear, plastic mask during the entirety of Portland’s preseason, a protective measure after …

Basketball

Bolshoi Ballet: Le Corsaire (2017) - Portland Movie Times

2017 | 215 minutes | Rated NR<p>The Bolshoi Ballet stages a lavish production of "Le Corsaire," inspired by Lord Byron's epic poem and reworked by …

Oregon

The Snowman Review: Michael Fassbender and the No Good, Very Bad Murder Investigation Day

by Megan BurbankTomas Alfredson’s Scandinavian crime thriller <i>The Snowman</i>, based on a novel by Jo Nesbø, starts off good ‘n’ creepy, portraying the …

Michael Fassbender

Chunks of a Portland Man's Exploded Hand Struck a Federal Officer. He's Charged With Assault.

by Dirk VanderHart Multnomah County Sheriff's Office<br>When he set off an explosion during a traffic stop, authorities say parts of Jason Schaefer's …

Crime

Fire Erupts in Downtown Portland Food Cart Pod

Two food carts and 10 cars were damaged<p>A fire broke out at the food cart pod at SW 1st and Columbia just after 3 p.m. yesterday afternoon, and, while only two people suffered minor injuries, two food carts and 10 nearby cars were damaged. The <b>Lai Thai</b> and The Greek Gods Gyro food carts both burned …

Food Trucks

Vancouver teen accused of starting Eagle Creek Fire in Gorge facing criminal charges

The 15-year-old boy accused of starting the Eagle Creek Fire that burned more than 48,000 acres in the Columbia River Gorge is facing charges …

Backpacking

Good Morning, News: Vulnerable Portland Buildings, the Blazers Blowout, and the Gypsy Jokers Clubhouse

by Doug BrownGood morning, Portland. Your links are here. Kinoko EvansFirst up is Dirk VanderHart's news piece—also published in print yesterday …

Oregon

Ask Northwest Earthquake Experts Anything You Want at Noon on Reddit

When's the next one of these things due anyway? by Sydney BrownstoneA helpful illustration from the Washington State Department of Transportation on …

Earthquakes

Eagle Creek Fire/Historic Hwy update from ODOT

Taken from 10/12 Historic Columbia River Highway newsletter:Eagle Creek Fire UpdateAs of October 11, according to the Eagle Creek Fire Incident …

Oregon