The Skanner News - Northwest Sun, 29 Nov 2015 21:58:56 -0800 MYOB en-gb (The Skanner News) Grand Ronde Tribal Flag Hung in Willamina Elementary School US,  Oregon, Grand Ronde and POW/MIA flags hang togther on the wall of the gym  

]]> (PAUL DAQUILANTE, Yamhill Valley News-Register) Northwest Sun, 29 Nov 2015 09:36:31 -0800
Blazers Hand Lakers 5th Straight Loss With 108-96 Win C J McCollum took 28 points with Damien Lillard scoring 29  

]]> (ANNE M. PETERSON, AP Sports Writer) Northwest Sun, 29 Nov 2015 08:30:21 -0800
City Hall Debates Adopting Ban the Box Law City considering an ordinance that would postpone questions about criminal history 

]]> (Donovan M. Smith) Northwest Wed, 25 Nov 2015 19:20:56 -0800
Black Lives Matter Portland Hosts Black Joy Event Event to focus on self-care for Black women, girls and non-binary people 

]]> (Arashi Young) Northwest Wed, 25 Nov 2015 19:07:32 -0800
Calls to Boycott Christmas and Black Friday Spending Leaders call withdrawal of spending a matter of justice this holiday season   

]]> (Donovan M. Smith) Northwest Mon, 23 Nov 2015 19:47:12 -0800
Blazers Snap 7-Game Skid With 102-91 Win Over Clippers Damian Lillard finished with 27 points  

]]> (MALIKA ANDREWS, Associated Press) Northwest Sat, 21 Nov 2015 09:26:09 -0800
Purported Ku Klux Klan Activity Causes Distress Across State There have been no confirmed sightings of the hate group to-date   

]]> (Donovan M. Smith) Northwest Thu, 19 Nov 2015 21:00:51 -0800
Student at Lewis & Clark Walk Out in Reponse to Racist Posts Portland Police say they received report, but do not perceive a specific threat

]]> (Christen McCurdy) Northwest Thu, 19 Nov 2015 20:54:39 -0800
Young Leader Hawi Hussen Talks The Bank of America program honoree reflects on community service and her hopes for the future

]]> (Arashi Young) Northwest Thu, 19 Nov 2015 20:50:51 -0800
2015 Spirit of Portland Awards The Skanner News was among the recipients for this years' Spirit of Portland Awards

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Seattle NAACP Demands Equity Lens in City’s Homeless Crisis Blacks make up more than 20 percent of the city’s houseless, but 7 percent of its population as a whole   

]]> (Donovan M. Smith) Northwest Tue, 17 Nov 2015 18:31:18 -0800
Former Nursery to Become Open School East Gov. Kate Brown appears at the groundbreaking for the school, which aims to help at-risk students  

]]> (Arashi Young) Northwest Thu, 12 Nov 2015 19:34:39 -0800
The Skanner News Hosts Champagne Toast The community gathered to reflect on 40 years of The Skanner   

Northwest Thu, 12 Nov 2015 18:41:00 -0800
‘Black Lives Matter’ Under Watch Attorney General confirms DOJ conducted digital surveillance on users of the hashtag

]]> (Christen McCurdy) Northwest Thu, 12 Nov 2015 18:05:19 -0800
Portland to Honor Veterans with Ross Hollywood Parade Portland's Annual Veterans Day Parade will start at 9:45 am  

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