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Two food carts, 10 vehicles damaged after fire in downtown Portland

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Portland Fire and Rescue crews are responding to a two-alarm fire at a downtown food cart Wednesday afternoon.

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Massive fire destroys Columbia Gorge fruit warehouse, millions of dollars in pears

Underwood Fruit and Packing Warehouse fire in Bingen, Washington. (KPTV/Air 12) Underwood Fruit and Packing Warehouse fire in Bingen, Washington. (KPTV/Air 12)
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Nobody was injured at the Underwood Fruit and Packing Warehouse, but the couple of dozen agencies responding to the fire ended up using a “let it burn” strategy and focused efforts on containing the fire to the one building.

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Deputies: Clark Co. woman admits to setting shop, house on fire

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A Clark County woman was arrested for arson Wednesday after intentionally setting a shop and house on fire.

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Oregon winery hiring 10 workers displaced in California fires

Willamette Valley Vineyards in Turner, Oregon. Willamette Valley Vineyards in Turner, Oregon.
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The wildfires raging in Northern California have caused so much destruction, it’s impossible to quantify the impacts. But now, a local winery is doing what it can to help by hiring workers who have been displaced.

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Police: Suspect involved in fight drove off in Tigard officer’s patrol car

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A man involved in a fight got in a Tigard officer’s patrol car and drove off, according to police.

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Display at Pioneer Courthouse Square shows challenges facing displaced refugees

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Dozens of people gathered in Pioneer Courthouse Square Wednesday to get an inside look at the life of refugees.

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Police: Vancouver homeowner, former mayoral candidate, shoots prowler

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The Vancouver Major Crime Unit is investigating after police said a homeowner shot a suspected prowler in his backyard Wednesday morning, killing the suspect.

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Police ID 25-year-old driver who died after hitting tractor-trailer in N. Portland

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Investigators said Brandon C. Cassel of Portland was speeding south on North Lombard Street near Marine Drive when he lost control of his car, crossed the center line and hit a northbound truck.

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Portland May Day rioter sentenced to 5 years in prison for arson

Damion Feller, jail booking photo on left, images from May Day riot in downtown Portland on right. (KPTV) Damion Feller, jail booking photo on left, images from May Day riot in downtown Portland on right. (KPTV)
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A man who threw burning flares into a Target store and a Portland Police Bureau patrol car during a riot in downtown Portland has been sentenced to five years in prison.

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Police searching for hit-and-run driver who critically injured woman on Hwy 212

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Authorities are looking for a hit-and-run suspect after a 2-vehicle crash injured at least one person and closed a section of Highway 212 west of Damascus Wednesday morning.  

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Portland Thorns goalkeeper named NWSL Goalkeeper of the Year

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Adrianna Franch, the goalkeeper for the Portland Thorns, has been named the National Women’s Soccer League Goalkeeper of the year for the 2017 season.

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Two sex trafficking victims recovered in Portland during nationwide FBI operation

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Two sex trafficking victims were rescued in Portland as part of Operation Cross Country, a nationwide operation by the FBI and the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.

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Ruptured pipe releases sewage into Columbia Slough in N. Portland

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Sewage pooled onto railroad tracks in the area near North Lombard Street and an unknown amount flowed down an embankment into the slough.

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Sheriff: DUII suspect caught after crashing into home, causing natural gas evacuations

Crash scene on Scholls Ferry Road early Wednesday morning; Anthony Magden jail booking photo; Sgt.  Eamon O'Reilly and K-9 Radar (Photos: Washington County Sheriff's Office) Crash scene on Scholls Ferry Road early Wednesday morning; Anthony Magden jail booking photo; Sgt. Eamon O'Reilly and K-9 Radar (Photos: Washington County Sheriff's Office)
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A DUII suspect crashed into a home, broke a natural gas line and forced people to evacuate in Washington County early Wednesday morning, according to deputies. 

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On the Go with Joe at FrightTown

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Halloween is creeping up, and a and a spooky tradition is having a scream at the Veterans Memorial.

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Judge halts newest Trump travel ban, saying it has same woes Video included

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A judge in Hawaii has blocked the latest version of the Trump administration travel ban just hours before it was set to take effect.

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Portland police recover three stolen vehicles in traffic stops

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Portland police had a busy morning, arresting three people in stolen cars after conducting traffic stops. 

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Shooting in NE Portland injures man, police investigating

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A 31-year-old man sitting in his car in northeast Portland early Wednesday morning was shot, and now police are investigating. 

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Pets saved from fully involved house fire in Forest Grove

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Firefighters battled a fully involved house fire in Forest Grove late Tuesday night.

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Police: Missing 61-year-old Vancouver woman found safe

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Vancouver police said a missing 61-year-old woman has been found safe.

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