The Skanner Newspaper - Northwest Sun, 01 Mar 2015 08:37:43 -0800 MYOB en-gb (The Skanner Newspaper) Official: Man Hit by Several of Pasco Police's 17 Shots Benjamin Crump, who represented the family of Michael Brown -- a black man killed by a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri -- says he'll represent Zambrano-Montes' family


Northwest Thu, 26 Feb 2015 19:23:15 -0800
Trinity Lutheran School Geography Bee  Uwem Etuk, a fourth grade student at Trinity Lutheran School, won the school competition of the National Geographic Bee on Jan. 24   

Northwest Thu, 26 Feb 2015 17:44:33 -0800
African Genetic Testing Event Comes to OMSI On Friday Feb. 27, OMSI is presenting an evening of art and science about genetic testing, African culture and discovering one’s lost heritage  

]]> (Arashi Young of The Skanner News) Northwest Wed, 25 Feb 2015 20:39:13 -0800
City Council Says 'Yes' to Terrorism Task Force Mayor Charlie Hales calls split 3-2 vote a ‘choice of evils’   

]]> (Donovan M. Smith Of The Skanner News) Northwest Mon, 23 Feb 2015 22:55:44 -0800
Tualatin High Website Defaced with Racist Rhetoric “Home of the KKK” and “No Blacks Allowed” go viral amongst student body   

]]> (Donovan M. Smith Of The Skanner News) Northwest Mon, 23 Feb 2015 19:44:51 -0800
Former Trail Blazers Player Jerome Kersey Dies at 52 A team ambassador, Kersey appeared Tuesday with fellow former Blazers Terry Porter and Brian Grant at a Portland high school in celebration of African American History Month


Northwest Thu, 19 Feb 2015 18:28:08 -0800
Kate Brown Sworn in as Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber resigns in wake of federal ethics investigation  


Northwest Wed, 18 Feb 2015 19:10:22 -0800
Hundreds Protest Police Shooting in Washington State Speakers from the community called for a full review of the Pasco police department and its policies   

Northwest Mon, 16 Feb 2015 19:51:25 -0800
Child Poverty Growing in Portland Metro United Way retools efforts by reorganizing focus from fundraising alone to community-building


]]> (Helen Silvis Special To The Skanner News) Northwest Mon, 16 Feb 2015 17:52:23 -0800
Oregon Governor Resigns Office in Ethics Showdown Former Oregon State Sen. Avel Gordly calls on Oregonians to take ownership of the state’s political system by returning to a tradition of 'servant leaders'


]]> (Lisa Loving) Northwest Fri, 13 Feb 2015 22:38:44 -0800
The Skanner News Photo Archive Opens More than 1,000 images from North and Northeast Portland history have been archived at the Oregon Historical Society


Northwest Thu, 12 Feb 2015 21:53:07 -0800
Health Insurance: Sign Up by Sunday or Be Fined Oregon and Washington consumers -- here is how to get enrolled ASAP 

]]> (Lisa Loving Of The Skanner News) Northwest Thu, 12 Feb 2015 21:22:34 -0800
Belisle Opts Not to Run Again for Schools Board His move opens up the race for anyone from Lents or surrounding neighborhoods

]]> (Lisa Loving) Northwest Mon, 09 Feb 2015 20:41:22 -0800
Public Comment for City's New $20 Million Housing Pot Hundreds have already weighed in on Portland’s $20 million North/Northeast Housing Plan -- not including the PAALF leaders who triggered the whole effort -- but Monday night Portlanders get another chance


]]> (Lisa Loving) Northwest Mon, 09 Feb 2015 19:19:19 -0800
Will Council Stay in Joint Terrorism Task Force? Thursday meeting at City Hall gives public chance to comment   

]]> (Donovan M. Smith Of The Skanner News) Northwest Thu, 05 Feb 2015 00:28:54 -0800