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Gresham police investigating hit-and-run that seriously injured pedestrian
KPTV file imageGRESHAM, OR (KPTV) - Police are investigating a hit-and-run case in Gresham that seriously injured a pedestrian.Emergency crews responded to Northeast Hogan Drive and Southeast Stark Street at around 9:20 p.m. Friday.Officers said a man was walking outside of the crosswalk when he was
Number of people killed in fatal car crashes in Oregon up 13%
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The number ofpeople killed in fatal crashes in Oregonhas gone up by 13 percent from last year.The Oregonian/OregonLive reported Thursday that the total number of deaths on city streets, freeways and county highways was driven up this summer by one of the deadliest crashes in re
Man attempts to rape 76-year-old woman in SE Portland: 'I’m not used to putting up with being beaten up'
PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) - A daughter helped her mom fight off a man, who broke into their southeast Portland home and attempted to rape the 76-year-old woman.On the night of Sept. 12, Barbara Stross woke up when she felt something plop down on her bed.“I thought for a minute there was an animal,” the el
Everyday Heroes: Todd Kirnan, aka "Mister Gresham," gets a parade and a bronze statue
Todd Kirnan may be autistic, he may have been abused and then rescued by police as a child, but Gresham business owners have lifted him up.
Father of man fatally shot in NE Portland park offers $30,000 reward
The father of manfatally shot in a Northeast Portland parklast winter is offering a $30,000 reward for information leading to an arrest in the case, the Portland Police Bureau said Friday.
Police: Man arrested for selling illegal drugs in N. Portland park
PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) - A 48-year-old man who police say was selling drugs in Dawson Park was arrested Wednesday.Police said officers were conducting an investigation into illegal drugs and learned Jeremy J. McKinley was reportedly selling drugs in the park, located at 2949 North Williams Avenue.Offic
Stabbing Suspect Arrested, ID'd: Police
$30K Reward Offered In Homicide CaseSE 50th Avenue Paving Project Will Cause DelaysLorne Cross MD, Medical Director, on the...When Is The First Day Of Fall 2018: 5 Fun FactsMore Public Housing YES. Metro Bond NO.Water Bureau Project Closes SW Hills IntersectionPolice Issue Warning Of Possible Strang
City to honor 'Mr. Gresham' with bronze statue
GRESHAM, Ore. — The city of Gresham is about to give a huge honor to one of its longtime citizens, for just being a good person. Community members will unveil a bronze statue of Todd Kirnan, on Saturday in downtown Gresham.If you've spent any time in downtown Gresham, chances are you've met Kirnan.
Community to honor longtime Mr. Gresham
They call him "Mr. Gresham." On Saturday, the city he loves will unveil a bronze statue of him in his honor.
Police: "Multiple victims" in Maryland shooting
PERRYMAN, Md. --Authorities are responding after reports of shots fired in Harford County, Maryland, just south of Aberdeen,CBS Baltimore reports.
Mom delivers baby in mall parking lot in Troutdale just minutes from hospital
TROUTDALE, OR (KPTV) - A local woman delivered her baby just minutes from an area hospital earlier this week in the parking lot of a mall.Valerie and Matthew Gordon say they hoped to make it to a midwife center in Portland from their home in Cascade Locks–but apparently, their baby had other plans.E
Feature Films Casting Call for Several Speaking Roles (Pay is $980/Day)
Casting directors are now casting actors, models, and talent to work on scenes filming on scenes filming in Portland, Oregon.
Woman, 89, missing, last seen in Northeast Portland
PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) -- An 89-year-old Portland woman has not been seen since early Wednesday, and officials continue to ask for the public's help to find her.
County commissioner continues push to open Wapato Jail as temporary homeless shelter
PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) - A Multnomah County Commissioner and a developer continue their push to open the recently sold Wapato Jail as a temporary homeless shelter.The jail was built by the county, but was never opened or used. It was thensold earlier this year.Jordan Schnitzer now owns the Wapato Jail,
Portland officials want to open Wapato now
PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) -- With fall just several days away, officials want to open Wapato Jail now as a temporary homeless shelter with social services.
Portland to go 'lights out' to save the birds
"We ask buildings to turn off their unnecessary exterior lighting and we also ask residences to participate," Mary Coolidge, Birdsafe Campaign Coordinator for the Audubon Society of Portland said.
‘Sexist’ dress code redone
In this Sept. 7, 2018 photo, students socialize at Grant High School in Portland, Ore., after school let out. Portland Public Schools relaxed its dress code in 2016 after student complaints that the rules unfairly targeted female students and sexualized their fashion choices. (AP Photo/Gillian Flacc
Woman dies, brother injured in Tigard duplex fire
The brother was taken to a nearby hospital, however, the extent of his injuries are unclear.
Police searching for missing 89-year-old NE Portland woman
PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) - Police are searching for a missing 89-year-old Portland woman.The Portland Police Bureau is asking for the public’s help locating Marcine Herinck. She left her home on the 1500 block of Northeast 150th Avenue early Wednesday morning.Officers said Herinck has memory issues, but
Dumpster diver at apartment in NE Portland stabs man in both hands, suspect on the loose
PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) - A confrontation with a dumpster diver left one man fearing for his life Wednesday morning when the suspect pulled out a knife and stabbed him multiple times.It happened at Rosewood Manor Apartments off of Northeast Sandy Boulevard and 48th Avenue just before 5 a.m.The victim, L