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NEWS BRIEFS

New Year in the Park Festival

Festival in Glenhaven Park celebrates Cambodian, Lao, Thai and Burmese cultures ...

Safeco, Century Link Fields to Go Fully Tobacco Free

Prohibiting smokeless tobacco completes the ban of tobacco at professional sporting events in King County. ...

Ballots Out For Delivery Today

USPS delivers ballots Wednesday, April 25 for the May 15 Primary Election ...

GFO Announces Upcoming Classes, Workshops & Special Interest Groups

Upcoming events include regional special interest groups, Cuban genealogy talk and a DNA workshop ...

Event: Going Beyond the Flint Water & Housing Crises

Recode invites speakers to discuss the Flint water crisis and its relationship to gentrification, displacement, and housing crises ...

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The Skanner News Endorsements for May 2018 Elections

Read The Skanner News' endorsements for Oregon, Multnomah County, Portland City Council and more ...

Will HUD Secretary Ben Carson Enforce the Fair Housing Act?

Julianne Malveaux questions HUD Secretary Ben Carson’s ability to enforce the Fair Housing Act ...

Waiting While Black in Philadelphia Can Get You Arrested

Reggie Shuford on the daily indignities African-Americans face in Philadelphia and around the country ...

Black People Must Vote or Reap the Consequences

Jeffrey Boney on the importance of voting in the Black community ...

AFRICAN AMERICANS IN THE NEWS

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This just in: Multnomah County Elections reminds voters that Tuesday, Oct. 16 is the voter registration deadline for the Nov. 6 election.

Oregon voters can register online at www.oregonvotes.org. To register online, an eligible voter must have a valid Oregon driver's license, permit or ID card. The system allows new registrations, changes in address and party changes. Voters can also check their registration status at www.oregonvotes.org.

Voters without online access can obtain a registration card at one of the following locations: the Multnomah County Elections office (1040 SE Morrison St. in Portland), DMV offices, post offices and libraries.

Voters already registered do not have to re-register unless they move.

Deadlines to register on Oct. 16 are as follows: 5 p.m. at the Multnomah County Elections office, a USPS postmark of Oct. 16 for mail submission or online registration at www.oregonvotes.org by 11:59 p.m. on Oct. 16.

Ballots for the Nov. 6 election will be mailed to voters on Oct. 19. Multnomah County voters who have questions should call Multnomah County Elections at 503-988-3720.

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