The Skanner Newspaper - Northwest http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest Sun, 01 Mar 2015 08:37:43 -0800 MYOB en-gb info@theskanner.com (The Skanner Newspaper) Official: Man Hit by Several of Pasco Police's 17 Shots http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22438-official-man-hit-by-several-of-pasco-police-s-17-shots http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22438-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

 

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Northwest Thu, 26 Feb 2015 19:23:15 -0800
Trinity Lutheran School Geography Bee http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22435-trinity-lutheran-school-geography-bee http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22435-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   

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Northwest Thu, 26 Feb 2015 17:44:33 -0800
African Genetic Testing Event Comes to OMSI http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22431-african-genetic-testing-event-comes-to-omsi http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22431-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  

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arashi@theskanner.com (Arashi Young of The Skanner News) Northwest Wed, 25 Feb 2015 20:39:13 -0800
City Council Says 'Yes' to Terrorism Task Force http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22429-portland-city-council-to-become-partners-in-terrorism-task-force http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22429-portland-city-council-to-become-partners-in-terrorism-task-force Mayor Charlie Hales calls split 3-2 vote a ‘choice of evils’   

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donovan@theskanner.com (Donovan M. Smith Of The Skanner News) Northwest Mon, 23 Feb 2015 22:55:44 -0800
Tualatin High Website Defaced with Racist Rhetoric http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22424-apparent-hack-defaces-tualatin-high-website-with-racist-rhetoric http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22424-apparent-hack-defaces-tualatin-high-website-with-racist-rhetoric “Home of the KKK” and “No Blacks Allowed” go viral amongst student body   

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donovan@theskanner.com (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 http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22421-former-trail-blazers-player-jerome-kersey-dies-at-52 http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22421-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

 

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Northwest Thu, 19 Feb 2015 18:28:08 -0800
Kate Brown Sworn in as Oregon Governor http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22414-kate-brown-sworn-in-as-oregon-governor http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22414-kate-brown-sworn-in-as-oregon-governor John Kitzhaber resigns in wake of federal ethics investigation  

 

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Northwest Wed, 18 Feb 2015 19:10:22 -0800
Hundreds Protest Police Shooting in Washington State http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22409-hundreds-protest-police-shooting-in-washington-state http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22409-hundreds-protest-police-shooting-in-washington-state Speakers from the community called for a full review of the Pasco police department and its policies   

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Northwest Mon, 16 Feb 2015 19:51:25 -0800
Child Poverty Growing in Portland Metro http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22402-child-poverty-growing-in-portland-metro http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22402-child-poverty-growing-in-portland-metro United Way retools efforts by reorganizing focus from fundraising alone to community-building

 

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helen@theskanner.com (Helen Silvis Special To The Skanner News) Northwest Mon, 16 Feb 2015 17:52:23 -0800
Oregon Governor Resigns Office in Ethics Showdown http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22401-oregon-governor-resigns-office-in-ethics-showdown http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22401-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'

 

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lisa@theskanner.com (Lisa Loving) Northwest Fri, 13 Feb 2015 22:38:44 -0800
The Skanner News Photo Archive Opens http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22398-the-skanner-news-photo-archive-opens http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22398-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

 

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Northwest Thu, 12 Feb 2015 21:53:07 -0800
Health Insurance: Sign Up by Sunday or Be Fined http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22396-health-insurance-sign-up-by-sunday-or-be-fined http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22396-health-insurance-sign-up-by-sunday-or-be-fined Oregon and Washington consumers -- here is how to get enrolled ASAP 

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lisa@theskanner.com (Lisa Loving Of The Skanner News) Northwest Thu, 12 Feb 2015 21:22:34 -0800
Belisle Opts Not to Run Again for Schools Board http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22384-belisle-opts-not-to-run-again-for-schools-board http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22384-belisle-opts-not-to-run-again-for-schools-board His move opens up the race for anyone from Lents or surrounding neighborhoods

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lisa@theskanner.com (Lisa Loving) Northwest Mon, 09 Feb 2015 20:41:22 -0800
Public Comment for City's New $20 Million Housing Pot http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22381-public-comment-for-city-s-new-20-million-housing-pot http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22381-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

 

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lisa@theskanner.com (Lisa Loving) Northwest Mon, 09 Feb 2015 19:19:19 -0800
Will Council Stay in Joint Terrorism Task Force? http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22370-will-council-stay-in-joint-terrorism-task-force http://www.theskanner.com/news/northwest/22370-will-council-stay-in-joint-terrorism-task-force Thursday meeting at City Hall gives public chance to comment   

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donovan@theskanner.com (Donovan M. Smith Of The Skanner News) Northwest Thu, 05 Feb 2015 00:28:54 -0800