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Storms to bring wet holiday weekend to the Pacific Northwest

The Pacific Northwest has been in a damp, soggy pattern in recent days, with most areas at above-normal rainfall for the month of May. AccuWeather meteorologists say that this trend will continue over the coming days, making for a dreary and wet Memorial Day weekend. This weekend's weather comes after...
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Red Sox Minor Lines: Two games postponed

Worcester W 16-2 Jarren Duran, CF: 1-3, 3 BB, 1 K. Brian Keller (SP): 4 IP, 4 H, 2 R, 1 BB, 5 K (63 pitches) Geoff Hartlieb (W): 2 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 1 K (29 pitches) Ryan Brasier: 1 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 2 K (13 pitches)
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Saturday soaker is here but improvements on the way

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Memorial Day Weekend is here. By now, you know we have to exercise some patience before we fire up the grill. Good news is you can make this weekend your utility weekend and get some home projects done while you're waiting out the rain. Potential rainfall totals for Saturday in the Willamette Valley: 0.50" to 0.90". The Sat through Monday morning totals may put Portland over an inch. PDX has already exceeded the climate normal rainfall for the month of May (2.51"). Current rain total is 3.15", and counting! That's already five times the amount of rain was saw in May of last year. An abnormally cold low drops in bring a round of snowfall across the Oregon Cascades today and tomorrow. There's enough snow expected that the National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for the Cascades. Read impacts details below. It'll be a stormy one, sailor, if you're going coastal this weekend. Heavy rain and gusts up to 40mph are possible. Just another day in paradise. Read more about the Gale Warning here. We begin to dry out on Sunday but showers will linger. Monday will be the best day to enjoy outdoors with temps back in the mid 60s and plenty of dry time.

Houston returns home to host 2022 NWSL Challenge Cup Champion North Carolina

Houston returns home for the second home game of the regular season and the first in almost a month. The Dash enter Sunday’s match with a 2-1-1 record and are in fourth place in the league standings. Sunday’s match is the first meeting between the two teams in 2022. Last season the two teams met twice during the 2021 regular season, both of which were wins for Houston. The final match up came on Oct. 10, 2021 at PNC Stadium and was a 4-1 victory which featured a brace from forward Rachel Daly.

Woman caters meals to over 3,500 people in need during COVID pandemic

BEAVERTON, Ore. (KATU) — In this week’s Everyday Hero, we meet a busy Oregon mom whose business, like so many, took a hit during the pandemic. When Rathana Soenneker couldn’t serve her customers, she turned that into an opportunity to support those in her community through tough times.
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You people are disgusting

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