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Wash. neighbors take on ‘420 Gate’

It’s known as “420 Gate” — an area in Vancouver neighbors say is overrun with disrespectful kids and even drug dealers: “We have had enough…

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Son, 2nd teen arrested in sword attack

A Spokane County sheriff’s spokesman says two teenage boys have been arrested in a bizarre sword attack on one teen’s mother that reportedly…

9-18-13-6A sports debate

Are Portland’s high schools going 6A?

Concerned parents packed a town hall meeting in Southeast Portland Wednesday, worried about the future of athletic programs at Portland Publ…

Bumblebee Discovery

Ore. survey finds rare bumblebees

A six-week survey of bumblebee species in Oregon’s Mount Hood National Forest has produced an encouraging find — a dozen of the increasingl…

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City vote: $8M to east-side improvements

“People in east Portland will tell you they feel like the city has really neglected East Portland for years and years,” said Portland Commis…