The Skanner News - Northwest http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest Sun, 02 Aug 2015 09:15:58 -0700 MYOB en-gb info@theskanner.com (The Skanner News) Will Vernon Adams Be Oregon's New Starting QB? http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/23020-will-vernon-adams-be-oregons-new-starting-qb http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/23020-will-vernon-adams-be-oregons-new-starting-qb The Eastern Washington star has announced he will transfer to Oregon but has not finished his degree   

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jim@marketingportland.com (DAN GREENSPAN, Associated Press) Northwest Sat, 01 Aug 2015 12:36:42 -0700
Pac-12s Larry Scott Upbeat on Future of League http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/23018-pac-12s-larry-scott-upbeat-on-future-of-league http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/23018-pac-12s-larry-scott-upbeat-on-future-of-league VIDEO:  OSU coach talks championship hopes and civil war    

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jim@marketingportland.com (Greg Beacham, AP Sports Writer) Northwest Fri, 31 Jul 2015 07:19:00 -0700
Seattle, Portland Homeless Count Numbers In http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/23014-seattle-portland-homeless-count-numbers-in http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/23014-seattle-portland-homeless-count-numbers-in The one night count numbers reveal an increase in Seattle's homeless population  

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arashi@theskanner.com (Arashi Young) Northwest Thu, 30 Jul 2015 17:39:53 -0700
New Urban League President Talks Future, Elections and Community http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/23007-new-urban-league-president-talks-future-elections-and-community http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/23007-new-urban-league-president-talks-future-elections-and-community Nkenge Harmon Johnson says organization’s mission is the same, but efforts must be refocused amid new challenges   

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donovan@theskanner.com (Donovan M. Smith) Northwest Wed, 29 Jul 2015 20:21:19 -0700
East Portlanders Demand Change to City Charter http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22997-east-portlanders-demand-change-to-city-charter http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22997-east-portlanders-demand-change-to-city-charter If ballot measure passes City Commissioners will be elected by district and would have to live in the districts they represent   

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jim@marketingportland.com (Gosia Wozniacka, Associated Press) Northwest Mon, 27 Jul 2015 12:11:02 -0700
Self Enhancement Inc. Promotes Black Entrepreneurship http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22991-self-enhancement-inc-promotes-black-entrepreneurship http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22991-self-enhancement-inc-promotes-black-entrepreneurship Month of workshops provides inside knowledge to aspiring business owners   

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donovan@theskanner.com (Donovan M. Smith) Northwest Fri, 24 Jul 2015 22:28:15 -0700
ACLU Looks at Bills http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22990-aclu-looks-at-bills http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22990-aclu-looks-at-bills The advocacy group discusses this session's hot-button bills   

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arashi@theskanner.com (Arashi Young) Northwest Fri, 24 Jul 2015 19:27:51 -0700
Mural Shows Legacy of Black Women in History http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22986-mural-shows-legacy-of-black-women-in-history http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22986-mural-shows-legacy-of-black-women-in-history Black United Fund leaders say the 100-foot painting represents the nonprofit's long-term impact   

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donovan@theskanner.com (Donovan M. Smith) Northwest Thu, 23 Jul 2015 21:31:32 -0700
US Authorities Allege Oregon Imam Assisted Radicals http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22984-us-authorities-allege-oregon-imam-assisted-radicals http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22984-us-authorities-allege-oregon-imam-assisted-radicals Authorities seek to revoke Kariye's citizenship

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jim@marketingportland.com (The Skanner) Northwest Thu, 23 Jul 2015 19:09:56 -0700
Free Parks and Recreation Programming Expands to East County http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22982-free-parks-and-recreation-programming-expands-to-east-county http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22982-free-parks-and-recreation-programming-expands-to-east-county Pilot program debuted at Matt Dishman Community Center

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donovan@theskanner.com (Donovan M. Smith) Northwest Thu, 23 Jul 2015 18:17:35 -0700
The National Newspaper Publishers Association’s 75th Annual Convention http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22976-the-national-newspaper-publishers-association-s-75th-annual-convention http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22976-the-national-newspaper-publishers-association-s-75th-annual-convention The Skanner News won two awards during the recent NNPA conference   

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jim@marketingportland.com (The Skanner) Northwest Wed, 22 Jul 2015 19:23:17 -0700
Seattle Pot Law Still Fining Blacks and Men Disproportionately http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22975-seattle-pot-law-still-fining-blacks-and-men-disproportionately http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22975-seattle-pot-law-still-fining-blacks-and-men-disproportionately Last year's tickets were thrown out but this year's results look similar raising questions about whether law targets homeless and minority men  

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jim@marketingportland.com (Associated Press) Northwest Tue, 21 Jul 2015 11:32:34 -0700
As Amazon turns 20: What Are its Biggest Bets? http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22967-as-amazon-turns-20-what-are-its-biggest-bets http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22967-as-amazon-turns-20-what-are-its-biggest-bets From phones to online sales Amazon has come a long way from that garage in Seattle    

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Northwest Mon, 20 Jul 2015 10:43:33 -0700
Community Groups Take on Culturally-Specific Teen Pregnancy Prevention http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22958-community-groups-take-on-culturally-specific-teen-pregnancy-prevention http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22958-community-groups-take-on-culturally-specific-teen-pregnancy-prevention Sexual health grant goes to partners who hope to engage the community

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arashi@theskanner.com (Arashi Young) Northwest Thu, 16 Jul 2015 16:52:51 -0700
Remembering Linda Hornbuckle and Janice Scroggins http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22953-remembering-linda-hornbuckle-and-janice-scroggins http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22953-remembering-linda-hornbuckle-and-janice-scroggins Linda Hornbuckle and Janice Scroggins were honored at concert in Dawson Park  

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Northwest Tue, 14 Jul 2015 19:19:14 -0700