The Skanner News - Northwest Wed, 02 Sep 2015 09:48:16 -0700 MYOB en-gb (The Skanner News) Portland Comics Publisher Releases Political Biography of Jeb Bush Jeb Bush biography is one of a series on presidential contenders   

]]> (The Skanner News) Northwest Tue, 01 Sep 2015 06:23:00 -0700
'Wake of Vanport' Draws More Survivor Stories The multimedia oral history project expands to include new survivor stories   

Northwest Mon, 31 Aug 2015 22:55:28 -0700
Rain and Rising Humidity Help Firefighters in West Rain and cooler temperatures Monday helped firefighters battling a series of big blazes in the western states    

Northwest Mon, 31 Aug 2015 21:45:13 -0700
Common Core Results Show Goals were not Met Oregon did not test enough black and special education students to meet standard   

]]> (CHRISTINE ARMARIO, Associated Press) Northwest Sat, 29 Aug 2015 16:15:01 -0700
New Projects on MLK Mayor Charlie Hales and the Portland Development Commission announce a new grocery store and housing development in Northeast Portland   

]]> (Arashi Young) Northwest Thu, 27 Aug 2015 16:29:37 -0700
Janelle Monae and Jidenna Lead Rally Against Violence at Dawson Park the two stars are helping call attention to brutality across the nation as the embark on free tour   

]]> (Donovan M. Smith) Northwest Wed, 26 Aug 2015 23:48:58 -0700
Ferguson Municipal Judge Announces Sweeping Changes Many old arrest warrants withdrawn, plus defendants get new court dates and payment options   

Northwest Tue, 25 Aug 2015 19:54:14 -0700
Gov. Jay Inslee Pays Tribute to Lost 'Hero' Firefighters The deaths of 3 men bring deathtoll of firefighters killed fighting blazes in West to 13    

]]> (Brian Skoloff, Nicholas K. Geranios, Associated Press) Northwest Mon, 24 Aug 2015 18:06:10 -0700
Peace Fest Aims to Empower Youth Former Sen. Avel Gordly to speak at the Aug. 23 event at Benson High School  

]]> (Arashi Young) Northwest Thu, 20 Aug 2015 19:19:05 -0700
Economists Make Case for $15 Minimum Wage in Oregon Advocates say minimum wage hit peak value in 1968

]]> (Donovan M. Smith) Northwest Thu, 20 Aug 2015 19:10:57 -0700
Woman Challenges Portland to Support Black Restaurants Inspired by Black Lives Matter movement nationwide   

]]> (Donovan M. Smith) Northwest Thu, 20 Aug 2015 18:50:29 -0700
Seniors Can Now Age in 'Villages' Virtual villages will ensure aging people can stay home with support   

]]> (Arashi Young) Northwest Thu, 20 Aug 2015 18:24:30 -0700
Western Wildfires: Wind, Strained Resources Complicate Fight Firefighters work tirelessly to combat the blazes   

Northwest Wed, 19 Aug 2015 22:21:10 -0700
Mayor Hales, Commissioner Saltzman to Announce Northeast Portland Projects Officials to hold press conference today

]]> (The Skanner) Northwest Mon, 17 Aug 2015 17:30:50 -0700
PPS Considers New Design at Roosevelt The resolution considers turning a shop building into a STEM "makerspace"   

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