The Skanner Newspaper - News Briefs http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs Tue, 02 Sep 2014 18:59:04 -0700 MYOB en-gb jim@marketingportland.com (The Skanner Newspaper) Man Charged After Brandishing Air Pistol at I-84 Freeway Ramp http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21778-man-charged-after-brandishing-air-pistol-at-i-84-freeway-ramp http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21778-man-charged-after-brandishing-air-pistol-at-i-84-freeway-ramp Denorris Laron McClendon was reported to be delusional the previous night and also took methamphetamines   

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helen@theskanner.com (The Skanner News) News Briefs Tue, 02 Sep 2014 20:06:12 -0700
Seattle-metro News and Events for August 30 Through September 2014 http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21763-seattle-metro-news-and-events-for-august-30-through-september-2014 http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21763-seattle-metro-news-and-events-for-august-30-through-september-2014 Seahawks Legion of Youth, NFL kickoff run, salmon celebration, Bremerton job fair, moon viewing, disaster preparedness for businesses      

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helen@theskanner.com (The Skanner News) News Briefs Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:02:07 -0700
Portland News and Events for Aug. 30 Through September 2014 http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21762-portland-news-and-events-for-aug-30-through-september-2014 http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21762-portland-news-and-events-for-aug-30-through-september-2014 Sign up for NET training; boomer business course, Mitchell Jackson movie, Black Parent Initiative...   

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News Briefs Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:15:16 -0700
VIDEO: Police Chief Reese Sees Progress in Portland Policing http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21761-video-police-chief-reese-sees-progress-in-portland-policing http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21761-video-police-chief-reese-sees-progress-in-portland-policing Crime in Portland has not been this low since the 1960s     

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News Briefs Thu, 28 Aug 2014 23:07:55 -0700
Donors Raise $ 230 Thousand for Police Officer Who Shot Mike Brown http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21738-donors-raise-230-thousand-for-police-officer-who-shot-mike-brown http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21738-donors-raise-230-thousand-for-police-officer-who-shot-mike-brown Darren Wilson has a clean record and received a commendation after arresting a suspect for marijuana dealing 

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News Briefs Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:44:13 -0700
US Marine Corps Upholds Life Sentence for Murder of Ivy Harris http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21729-us-marine-corps-upholds-life-sentence-for-murder-of-ivy-harris http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21729-us-marine-corps-upholds-life-sentence-for-murder-of-ivy-harris Nathaniel Cosby's lawyers argued he killed Harris in self defense. The case will be reviewed by an appellate office. 

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News Briefs Thu, 21 Aug 2014 19:22:33 -0700
Seattle-Area News and Events for Aug. 21 - September http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21726-seattle-metro-news-and-events-for-august-21-september http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21726-seattle-metro-news-and-events-for-august-21-september This week: NAACP Community Gathering on Ferguson, 'Don Quixote and Sancho Panza', Moon Viewing and more.

 

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News Briefs Thu, 21 Aug 2014 17:38:24 -0700
Portland News and Events for Aug. 21 Through September http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21725-portland-news-and-events-for-august-21through-september http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21725-portland-news-and-events-for-august-21through-september This week: Providence Hood To Coast Relay, Union Vote of Street Canvassers, Portland Sunday Parkways and more.

 

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News Briefs Thu, 21 Aug 2014 17:17:03 -0700
Multnomah County Library Chooses Mitchell S. Jackson for Everybody Reads http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21716-multnomah-county-library-chooses-mitchell-s-jackson-for-everybody-reads http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21716-multnomah-county-library-chooses-mitchell-s-jackson-for-everybody-reads Multnomah County Library has chosen Mitchell S. Jackson’s debut novel The Residue Years for its community reading project Everybody Reads 2015

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News Briefs Tue, 19 Aug 2014 19:52:02 -0700
Oregon Uses Grants to Fund Innovation in Disabilities and Aging Support http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21701-oregon-uses-grants-to-fund-innovation-in-disabilities-and-aging-support http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21701-oregon-uses-grants-to-fund-innovation-in-disabilities-and-aging-support Oregon DHS issued grants worth almost $13 million to nine social welfare nonprofits and regional governments. The grant are to pilot new approaches to caring for vulnerable people, supporting people with disabilities, and to prevent physical and mental health crises.

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News Briefs Sat, 16 Aug 2014 00:14:06 -0700
Seattle-metro News and Events for August 16 - September http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21697-seattle-metro-news-and-events-for-august-16-september http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21697-seattle-metro-news-and-events-for-august-16-september This week: Free movie: The Incredibles, Neighborhood activity grants, life jacket sale, kindergarten sign-ups, Seattle HistoryMakers   

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News Briefs Fri, 15 Aug 2014 19:29:07 -0700
Portland News and Events for August 16 Through September http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21696-portland-news-and-events-for-august-16-through-september http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21696-portland-news-and-events-for-august-16-through-september This week: Oregon Commission on Black Affairs; We Are Black, we are Portland..., Enough is Enough Campaign, free child safety seats, Spirit of Portland awards, Summer fruit celebration and more....

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News Briefs Fri, 15 Aug 2014 19:03:30 -0700
Seattle News and Events for Aug. 8 Through September http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21661-seattle-news-and-events-for-aug-8-through-september http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21661-seattle-news-and-events-for-aug-8-through-september Vintage computer fair,  Conservation Corps Jobs, Alzheimers, teen musical, Kent bus cuts, Sherman Alexie, HistoryMakers....

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News Briefs Fri, 08 Aug 2014 20:57:23 -0700
Portland-Metro News and Events for August 8 through September http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21660-portland-metro-news-and-events-for-august-8-through-september http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21660-portland-metro-news-and-events-for-august-8-through-september Check out: We are Black; we are..., Little Libraries; Saints and Sinners books, Oregon Commission on Black Affairs, Transportation funding, Bike thefts, Ringside physicians, and Parkrose storefront grants   

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News Briefs Fri, 08 Aug 2014 20:11:08 -0700
Greg Oden Arrested in Indianapolis on Misdemeanor Battery Charges http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21641-greg-oden-arrested-in-indianapolis-on-misdemeanour-battery-charges http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21641-greg-oden-arrested-in-indianapolis-on-misdemeanour-battery-charges The 2007 No. 1 NBA draft pick says argument with ex-girlfriend led to violence

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News Briefs Thu, 07 Aug 2014 15:44:17 -0700