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Tuesday Is Deadline For Portland ‘Arts Tax’

Tuesday, April 15th is Portland residents’ deadline for the ‘Arts Tax,’ which was approved by voters in 2012.

15 hours ago

Downtown Portland (Credit, Randy Yagi)

Best Budget Vacation Destinations

Check out these top five vacation destinations in the U.S. for those on a budget.

CBS Seattle–04/08/2014

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3.3 Quake Felt In Portland Area

A magnitude 3.3 earthquake was felt throughout the Portland area at 8:30 p.m. Sunday, but there are no reports of injury or damage.

CBS Seattle–04/07/2014

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Police: 22-Pound House Cat Traps Owners Inside Bedroom After Attacking Baby

Portland police had to be called in to subdue a 22-pound house cat that trapped its owners inside their bedroom after attacking their baby.

03/10/2014

Officials survey the damage to the rear portion of a residential home that has been consumed by a sinkhole .  (credit: Luke Johnson/Getty Images)

Portland, Ore., Woman, Dog Rescued From Sinkhole

A Portland fire official says a woman and her dog have been rescued unharmed after falling into a 20-foot-deep sinkhole that opened up in her backyard.

02/20/2014

Oregon police arrest a "designated driver" for drunk driving. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Man Jailed After Sleeping In Portland Police Car

Portland police arrested a homeless man who spent the night sleeping in the back of a patrol car and then couldn’t get out.

02/11/2014

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Seattle, Portland Among Cities ‘White People Like’

Seattle and Portland land on the list of the top 10 cities in America white people like.

CBS Seattle–02/06/2014

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Police: Man Being Treated For Self-Inflicted Gunshot Wound To The Testicles

A man is being treated for a self-inflicted gun shot wound to the testicles after a shooting took place during an attempted robbery on Tuesday.

01/30/2014

File photo of planes at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. (Photo by GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)

Portland Fog Diverts Flight From Las Vegas

Alaska Airlines has equipped its fleet of Boeing 737s to routinely handle fog, but an equipment malfunction on a flight from Las Vegas Thursday night forced it to divert to Yakima because of fog in Portland.

CBS Seattle–01/17/2014

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Portland’s Homicide Drops 45 Percent In One Year

There were only 16 recorded homicides in Portland for the year 2013; it is the lowest total since 1971 when 15 were tallied.

01/03/2014

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