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RV torched during homeless camp cleanup on 157th Avenue

PORTLAND, Ore — Portland police detained one person after they allegedly lit an RV on fire while crews were trying to tow it away. It was part of a homeless vehicle camp cleanup the Portland Bureau of Transportation conducted Friday. PBOT tells us they marked the campers and RVs...
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'Shots fired' outside Clackamas Town Center; suspect in custody

CLACKAMAS, Ore. — Officers from multiple agencies swarmed Clackamas Town Center on Friday evening for a report of "shots fired" in the parking lot. The Clackamas County Sheriff's Office said that a suspect was taken into custody. There was no indication that anyone had been hit by gunfire in the initial response, the agency said.

Jeanie Buss has not interviewed any coaching candidates yet, will defer to Lakers committee on choice

The Lakers have finally moved on to the second phase of their coaching search, as they have reportedly narrowed down their choice to three final candidates: Milwaukee Bucks assistant coach Darvin Ham (who has reportedly made the strongest impression), Golden State Warriors assistant coach Kenny Atkinson and former Portland Trail Blazers head coach Terry Stotts will fly out to Los Angeles to meet the Lakers committee in the next coming days.

Oregon International Air Show in Hillsboro features a historic first

HILLSBORO, Ore. — The Oregon International Air Show in Hillsboro kicked off Friday with a historic first — the air show features all female pilots. Throughout the weekend, people will see all sorts of high-flying aerobatics, like loops, rolls and hammerheads. Organizers hope the show will inspire more young girls to get into flying.
FOX Sports

Philadelphia Union take draw streak into matchup with the Portland Timbers

Philadelphia Union (5-1-6, first in the Eastern Conference) vs. Portland Timbers (3-4-6, seventh in the Western Conference) LINE: Portland +139, Philadelphia +189, Draw +241; over/under is 2.5 goals. BOTTOM LINE: The Philadelphia Union play the Portland Timbers after playing to a draw in five straight games. The Timbers are 2-1-3...

ODOT: Valley, No. Coast

ODOT: Valley, No. Coast – OR 219 is now open 4 miles north of Woodburn at milepost 33. An earlier crash has been cleared. More Info.
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AirTag helps police track and arrest robbery suspect

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. — Police in Portland were given a technological assist by Apple'sAirTag, after an armed robber unknowingly picked up the tracking device during a second theft.

AirTag helps Portland police catch armed robber

Police in Portland were able to catch an armed robber thanks to an AirTag. A 39-year-old suspect took a phone and a wallet from a store after using a gun to demand money. While on the run from the police, he stole a backpack from a hotel that happened to have an AirTag attached.

Why the Portland Trail Blazers should trade for Jerami Grant

As the Portland Trail Blazers prepare for a monumental offseason in an effort to rebuild the roster around superstar Damian Lillard, trading for Jerami Grant would be an excellent step in the right direction. After finishing 13th in the Western Conference with a 27-55 record under first-year head coach Chauncey...

Toyota named the official car and truck of the Pacific Office Automation 147

Toyota has been named the official car and truck of the Pacific Office Automation 147, the upcoming NASCAR Xfinity Series event at Portland International Raceway (PIR) on June 3-4, 2022. With the support of the Pacific Northwest Toyota Dealers Association, Toyota has been added as another major partner for the big stock car racing weekend in the Rose City, showcasing the exciting return of a NASCAR national series to the Pacific Northwest for the first time in 22 years.

Oregon International Airshow features all-women cast of performers

PORTLAND Ore. (KPTV) - The Oregon International Air Show is back at the Hillsboro airport this weekend for the first time in four years. It’s all women all weekend taking to the sky in the air show, something spokesperson Brena Kerfoot said you won’t want to miss. “I’ve...

Japanese Garden's flower painting exhibit opens

Garden hosts 'Gifts from Japan,' plant and flower illustration show inspired by Japan. Portland Japanese Garden's newest art exhibit makes clear that there's more to the Japanese love of flowers than a few springs of cherry blossom in a vase. Ikebana (flower arranging) might be a minimalist art, but a different appreciation of flowers comes out in this show of watercolors. The style of artwork in "Gifts from Japan: A Horticultural Tale Told through Botanical Art" at Portland Japanese Garden is mostly botanical-scientific. The flowers, usually with a stem and some leaves, float on white backgrounds, the better...

Sunny & Warm Weekend in Portland

Happy Saturday! Today looks like it is going to be a beautiful day!. This morning, we have some cooler temperatures, starting out in the 40s and even some 30s in far outlying areas of the metro. As the sun comes up, expect to see a few clouds in the sky, but lots of sunshine as well. From there, we are going to have a nice and sunny day with temperatures quickly climbing! Highs today will be in the low to mid 70s.
Blazer's Edge

Begley: Blazers Have Interest in Miles Bridges

The Portland Trail Blazers have had at least one “prominent” name express interest in Charlotte Hornets restricted free agent Miles Bridges, reports SportsNet’s Ian Begley. He also suggests fellow Hornets wing Cody Martin was on the Blazers’ radar. Where could Portland turn in free agency? During...