Hillsboro, ORKTVZ

Sheriff: Driver arrested after fleeing crash on highway; 3 people injured

HILLSBORO, Oregon (KPTV) — A man was arrested after deputies say he fled an early morning crash that injured three people near Hillsboro. The two-vehicle crash occurred at about 3:49 a.m. on eastbound Highway 26 near Exit 61 for Northeast Brookwood Parkway. The Washington County Sheriff’s Office said one vehicle rolled onto the median and another ended up off the roadway in a field.
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Portland, ORFood & Wine

The 'Top Chef' Guide to Portland

In Season 18 of Top Chef, the culinary reality competition traveled to Oregon for the first time. While we watched the cheftestants eat, cook, and compete for the title in the City of Roses, we also caught glimpses of the natural beauty of the entire state along the way-including the Columbia Gorge, the Oregon Coast, and Willamette Valley wine country. Here are all the locations visited by Top Chef in the city of Portland and beyond.
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Beaverton, ORDeadspin

Can a pork burrito cause a positive steroid test?

American track star Shelby Houlihan, a 2016 Olympian and the U.S. record holder in the 1,500m and 5,000m, took to Instagram Monday to argue that her positive test for the steroid nandrolone came from eating… wait for it… a pork burrito. Say what?. According to Houlihan, she received an email...
Portland, ORWashington Post

‘The mansion on Emerson Street’

PORTLAND, Ore. — Jeremy Wooldridge had just finished mowing the grass around his tent when he saw a truck pull up in front of his homeless encampment. He’d spent the past two years living here alongside a dead-end road in a neighborhood called Sumner, gradually overtaking a vacant field between a taxi company and a high school. He knew most of the nearby families by name and the makes and models of their cars, but this was a visitor he didn’t recognize.
Beaverton, ORGolf Digest

Blaming a positive steroid test on a burrito has to be the greatest PED excuse of all time

Shelby Houlihan is really good at running long distances. She’s the current American record holder in the 1,500 and 5,000. She finished 11th in the 5,000 at the 2016 Olympics in Rio and would have been poised for a trip to Tokyo this summer as well. Unfortunately for Holihan, however, in January she was banned four years by the Athletics Integrity Unit following a positive test for the anabolic steroid nandrolone. This isn't normally the kind of news that makes a big splash outside the world of long-distance running, but on Monday Houlihan finally chimed in on her Instagram to explain her ban and, as it turns out, it goes back to something we can all understand:
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Oregon Employment Department’s economic website back online after state seems to have neglected to renew domain registration

PORTLAND, Ore. — The Oregon Employment Department's website for posting economic data went away over the weekend, apparently because the state didn't renew the registration for its domain name. The loss of Oregon's qualityinfo.org page didn't affect unemployment claims, which are managed on a separate website, The Oregonian/OregonLive reported. After...
Susanville, CALassen County News

Newsmaker – Wood Earns degree at George Fox University

Travis Wood of Susanville was among the undergraduate, adult degree and graduate-level students who received diplomas from George Fox University in the spring of 2021. Wood earned a bachelor of arts in business administration. George Fox University is ranked by Forbes among the top Christian universities in the country and...