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Portland city council candidate Rene Gonzalez's stance on the city's homeless crisis

KGW is sitting down with both Portland city council candidates to hear their stance on the city’s homeless crisis. PORTLAND, Ore. — With two...

Business owners in Portland anxiously await results of mayor's plan for homelessness

Mayor Ted Wheeler’s plan to address homelessness includes banning camping over an 18-month period and building three, giant homeless campuses instead. PORTLAND, Ore. —...

Food truck owners in Multnomah County face new rules or risk being shut down by the county

Starting in January food trucks in Multnomah County must be connected to a sewage line or have their wastewater pumped on a regular basis. ...

Candidates for Oregon governor are on board with Wheeler's proposed homeless plan

Mayor Wheeler is asking the county for help in banning unsanctioned homeless camping over 18 months. PORTLAND, Ore. — Mayor Ted Wheeler is expected...

Police working overtime to patrol Longview homeless camp to cut down on crime, drugs

To cut down on the crime and drug use, Longview police has been working overtime to patrol a large camp on Alabama Street three times...

‘Never been more optimistic in my life’: President Biden talks inflation, hope for Oregonians in Portland speech

President Biden talked on lowering costs for American families, primarily seniors through his Inflation Reduction Act. PORTLAND, Ore. — About 400 people filled the...

New details on ADA lawsuit against Portland finds Multnomah County gave thousands of tents and tarps to homeless campers

PORTLAND, Ore. — Early last month, a group of ten Portlanders with mobility disabilities sued the city over tents blocking the sidewalks. The lawsuit...

Democratic candidate for governor Tina Kotek on Oregon's housing crisis

KGW is sitting down with each gubernatorial candidate to hear their stance on the state's homeless crisis. PORTLAND, Ore. — With four weeks left...

‘They came with bats, knives, guns’: Iranian woman describes being beaten, nearly killed by Iranian police

Last month, two young women died in Iranian police custody for allegedly violating religious dress code by showing too much hair. PORTLAND, Ore. —...

Tigard police hold event aimed at preventing catalytic converter thefts

Last year, 222 catalytic converters were stolen in Tigard. So far, this year there have been 157 reported thefts. TIGARD, Ore. — Thousands of...

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