09-22-2017  2:58 am      •     
essay contest

News Briefs

Below are fast-breaking news items.

 

Investment will improve health care access, quality and outcomes for Oregonians who face barriers to care

READ MORE

(Courtesy of Portland's Resistance)  

Portland’s Resistance to hold peaceful rally and march Aug. 18 

READ MORE

 

Book fair runs from 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. on Aug. 26

READ MORE

Photo courtesy Central City Concern 

Solotaroff steps into new role at the end of September, following Ed Blackburn's retirement

READ MORE

 

The Homecoming will celebrate community while striving to bring together displaced African-Americans in Northeast Portland

READ MORE

Logo courtesy Montavilla Jazz Festival 

Explore new frontiers in jazz with top local artists, Aug. 19–20, 2017, at air-conditioned Portland Metro Arts, day passes $15–30

READ MORE

Bridgette Fahnbulleh, President of Vancouver NAACP, Karan Morrison and Claudia Carter, members of Vancouver NAACP 

'Racism is a disease and many of our youth are being infected,' write chapter organizers

READ MORE

(Courtesy of Multnomah County) 

Loretta Smith and the Association of Oregon Counties join seniors on Aug. 12 to discuss opioid abuse

READ MORE

 

Upcoming classes include resume help, iPad/iPhone help and making a basic website

READ MORE

 

Wildfires across the state and region are continuing to cause smoky conditions that can pose a health risk to certain people

READ MORE

Recently Published by The Skanner News

  • Default
  • Title
  • Date
  • Random
load morehold SHIFT key to load allload all
Artists Rep An Octoroon
Calendar

Photo Gallery

Photos and slide shows of local events