05 29 2015
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40 Years of Service

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Head Start: Celebrating Its 50th Anniversary in the Crosshairs

Albina Head Start Director Ronnie Herndon says politics are threatening the effectiveness of the venerated group… For all the information click here


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What Does ‘Gang-Related’ Mean?

Gresham Police Department spokesperson sheds light… To read the Q&A click here


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Fired Officer Suicide

Former Portland Policeman Dane Reister twice accused of mistakenly using live rounds… To read the whole story click here


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150521 ban the box

Merkley, Murray and Wyden Urge President to ‘Ban the Box’

27 Senators sent a letter to President Obama, urging him to ban questions about criminal convictions on federal job applications… For all the information click here


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President to Award Medal of Honor to Sgt Henry Lincoln Johnson

One Hundred years after he earned it, Sgt Henry Lincoln Johnson will be awarded the Medal of Honor… To read the whole story click here


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Low Turnout and Narrow Margins in May Elections – Some Landslides

Kohnstamm barely edges out Regan in Zone 3 PPS race… To read all about it click here


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Week on the Web May 16, 2015

Remembering BB King, Purple Pocketbook, Indiana's 'cannabis religion' and more … For all the information click here


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Official: VA Improperly Spends $5 Billion a Year on Health

'Gross mismanagement' by senior agency leaders has wasted billions of dollars and made a 'mockery' of federal laws regarding purchasing of goods and services … To read the whole story click here


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My Brother’s Keeper Alliance Sets High Goals for Future

'This will remain a mission for me and for Michelle not just for the rest of my presidency, but for the rest of my life' … To read all about it click here


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Michelle Obama Resists Taking the Easy Way Out

First Lady Obama’s recent commencement address at the Tuskegee University in Alabama exemplified her courage to speak truth to the world without fear of repercussions … To check the details click here


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Construction Dangers on Your Block?

Good luck figuring out who to call when problems arise… For all the information click here


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Kayakers Prepare to Meet Shell's Oil Drill Rig in Seattle

The city has warned that the Port of Seattle needs a new permit before it can host Shell's Arctic drilling fleet, threatening fines for unpermitted activity by the port and Foss Maritime… To read the whole story click here


150514 ufo fest

McMenamins UFO Festival Features Betty and Barney Hill’s Story

The Saturday night panel discussion will be key for anyone with questions about UFO phenomena because all the experts will be on hand to answer questions from the public… To read all about it click here


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The Skanner News Endorsements for Multnomah County Special Elections

May 15 is the last day you can mail your ballot to make sure it arrives on time… To check the details click here


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 150511 end violence

Week on the Web May 9, 2015

Walking While Black in Forest Grove, Seattle Council Member to Police: “Did you start the ‘riot’?” … For all the information click here


150511 elections

The Skanner News Endorsements for Multnomah County Special Elections

The May 19, 2015, election is all about education, with candidates running for school boards, the Multnomah Education Service District, and the Portland Community College Board … To read the endorsements click here


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‘State of Black Oregon’ Reports Need for Economic Prosperity and Unity

The release of the Urban League’s second State of Black Oregon report last week shows that problems in the Black community have persisted or worsened … To read all about it click here


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5 Facts About the NSA Court Ruling

A federal appeals court has declared illegal the National Security Agency program that collects data on the landline telephone records of nearly every American … To check the details click here


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Election 2016: Where they Stand on Immigration

Candidates are squeezed between big donors, who largely favor liberalization of immigration policy, and many primary voters, who don't … To read more click here


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