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Brits, Americans Feud Over Park, Tongues In Cheeks

The British and the Americans are quarreling — albeit with tongues in cheek — over territory again, this time over who has the world’s smallest park.

04/12/2013

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Portland Caller Thwarts Airplane Propeller Thieves

Police are praising a citizen who thought the sight of people loading an airplane propeller into a pickup truck in a southeast Portland neighborhood was unusual enough to warrant a 911 call.

CBS Seattle–04/10/2013

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Alligator Found In Portland Area Shed

Clackamas County sheriff’s deputies responding to a tip found an alligator that was being kept in a shed in a rural area south of Portland.

CBS Seattle–04/09/2013

Cheater Slicks (Tom Shannon (left), Dana Hatch (middle) and Dave Shannon (right))

Cheater Slicks Ride Westward After 13 Years

Tom Shannon of the legendary garage-punk outfit Cheater Slicks talks with CBS Seattle about the band’s return to the west coast to play the 2013 Portland Bender.

CBS Seattle–04/08/2013

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Sheriff: Missing Mount Hood Hiker Found Alive

An Oregon National Guard helicopter crew on Saturday spotted a hiker who had been missing on Mount Hood for about a week, and flew her to a Portland hospital for treatment, the Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office said.

03/30/2013

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Wash. Teen, Juvenile Accused Of Spraying Chemical In Grocery Store

Police in the small Oregon community of St. Helens say a young Washington woman and a juvenile discharged chemical spray in a grocery store last week, prompting the evacuation of about 100 people.

03/11/2013

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Oregon Zoo Sea Otter Has Talent For Hoops

Nothing but net? No problem for one sporty sea otter at the Oregon Zoo.

02/21/2013

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Alaska Airlines Starting Fairbanks-Portland Flight

Starting June 9, Alaska Airlines will add daily, nonstop flights this summer between Fairbanks and Portland.

CBS Seattle–02/12/2013

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Alaska Airlines: Pilot Who Fainted Had Stomach Bug

The Alaska Airlines pilot who lost consciousness during a Seattle-bound flight Thursday night, prompting an emergency landing, was suffering from food poisoning or a stomach virus, an airline spokesman said Friday.

CBS Seattle–02/01/2013

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Local Musician Faces Fraud Charges For Phony Projects

A Portland-area musician has been arrested on charges he raised more than $525,000 for fictitious music projects – including one that purportedly involved Bruce Springsteen, Willie Nelson and Jack White.

CBS Seattle–01/30/2013

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