Sea Lion Shuttle Service Not A Solution To Lethal Removal At Willamette Falls

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Wildlife managers have asked for permission to kill sea lions at Willamette Falls to save threatened fish. Their attempt to relocate the animals have not solved the problem.

Portland Police Give New Details About Armed Parking Garage Protesters

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The Portland Police Bureau on Tuesday sought to clarify an Aug. 4 incident that involved officers discovering a group with a "cache" of firearms on top of a parking garage downtown during a protest.

Oregon Voter Data For Sale On Dark Web, Secretary Of State Says

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Oregon is one of 19 states whose voter registration data a 19-year-old seller has and is attempting to sell on the encrypted dark web.

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Portland Mayor Proposes Fast Track Regulations For Public Protests

In a press conference Monday, Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler said he plans to introduce a bill — as early as this week— to respond to “escalating” street violence.

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Sen. Merkley Files Motion To Force Trump To Release Kavanaugh's Records

The motion asks the court to force Trump to release those records, which Merkley says the Senate has a “constitutional responsibility” to review.

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Kavanaugh Hearing Spurs Impromptu 'Believe Survivors' Rally In Portland

Thursday’s Senate Judiciary Committee hearing transfixed the nation — and women so angered they organized an impromptu rally the next day.

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TriMet Continues Fare Enforcement Activities After Circuit Court Judge Ruling

TriMet said it will continue its fare enforcement activities following a court decision last week ruling the agency’s practice of randomly stopping passengers without evidence of fare evasion is unconstitutional.

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Oregon Sen. Merkley Sues To Prevent Final Vote On Kavanaugh

Oregon Sen. Jeff Merkley said Wednesday he’s seeking an injunction in federal court designed to stop a final vote on Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court.

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Oregon Ballot Measure 106 Would Limit Access To Abortions

Oregon’s long support for abortion rights is being tested on November’s ballot by a group of determined activists pushing an initiative to prohibit state funding for most abortions.

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Would You Lock Yourself In A Box Of Smog — For Science?

If you could teleport inside a polluted box to save lives, would you?

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Report Finds Salem Knew For Years That Algae Could Threaten Water

A new assessment says the city could have better handled a water crisis this summer, but it still did a lot right. 

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Class Of 2025: An Oregon School Getting To PE Ahead Of Time

Oregon legislators passed new PE time requirements back in 2007, when the Class Of 2025 were babies. Many schools still haven't reached the goal. But Logan's has.

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ICE Begins Releasing Asylum Seekers Held At Sheridan Prison

Albert Mukete's release is notable because he appears to be among the first detainees at the federal prison in Sheridan granted parole by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement.


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