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Community members voice concerns over possible closure of Legacy Mount Hood Birth Center

At a listening session Thursday night, health care providers and mothers voiced their concerns about the planned closure on March 17. GRESHAM, Ore. —...

Student, deputy treated at hospital after classroom cleared

While on campus investigating an unrelated case, a deputy was called into a modular classroom on the campus to help investigate a suspicious odor. ...

Nurses, hospital administrators push for changes to current health care system

Workers are advocating for a better way to address the issues, including the nursing shortage, during the ongoing Legislative Session in Salem. PORTLAND, Ore....

Oregon added jobs last year, but mortgage workers are still struggling to find positions

Although the unemployment rate rose to 4.5% in December, economists report strong job growth with more than 6,100 jobs added. But not in every industry....

I-205 toll project raises concerns for West Linn, Oregon City leaders and drivers

The first tolling project in the Portland area is moving forward, despite opposition from drivers and some city leaders in West Linn and Oregon City....

ODOT invests $32.4M in project aimed at making routes to schools safer

Commissioners with the state's department of transportation approved 26 projects. All awardees are Title 1 schools. WASHINGTON COUNTY, Ore. — The Oregon Department of...

'It's craziness' | Holiday travelers stuck in Portland due to flight cancelations, delays at PDX

Freezing rain subsided early Saturday, but airport travel woes persisted throughout the day. Alaska Airlines, in particular, canceled dozens of flights. PORTLAND, Ore. —...

'We're putting something up that sparks a bit of conversation' | Portland cleanup team putting up preventative graffiti to ward off vandals

Paul Watts with Graffiti Removal Services said he doesn't consider the stenciled designs to be tags —but rather a way to abate graffiti in the...

Advocates for domestic violence seek to strengthen laws in Oregon's 2023 legislative session

In Washington County, the Family Justice Center reported a 20-year high in cases of domestic abuse. Lawmakers will consider policy changes in the upcoming session....

Report confirms widespread misconduct in NWSL, Portland Thorns team

The Covington report comes more than two months after another investigation, which found emotional abuse and sexual misconduct were systemic in the league. PORTLAND,...

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