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Marches, rallies held in downtown Portland to mark one year after inauguration

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A number of protests, marches and events were held throughout Portland Saturday to mark the first anniversary of President Donald Trump's inauguration.

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False active shooter alarm triggered at Lower Columbia College due to human error

A new emergency notification button at Lower Columbia College, like the one seen here, was accidentally pushed Friday, triggering alerts from the school and a panic among the students. (KPTV) A new emergency notification button at Lower Columbia College, like the one seen here, was accidentally pushed Friday, triggering alerts from the school and a panic among the students. (KPTV)
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Only six days after the false missile alert in Hawaii sent people running for their lives, a similar false threat on Lower Columbia College’s campus happened Friday.

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Police: Man arrested in connection with SE Portland deadly shooting

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Police have arrested a 44-year-old man in connection with a deadly shooting that happened in Sept. of 2017. 

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OSP searching for 52-year-old woman who went missing on trip from Portland to Idaho

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The Oregon State Police is asking for the public's help locating a woman who went missing while traveling from Portland to Idaho.

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Seaside elementary school janitor arrested for child molestation

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A 46-year-old Seaside man has been arrested for sexual molestation. 

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Police searching for bank robbery suspect in NE Portland

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Officers responded to the bank on the 12200 block of Northeast Glisan Street at 1:23 p.m. 

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Barlow grad makes USA Olympic bobsled team

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The Winter Games get under way in Pyeongchang, South Korea next month, and the Portland-area will be represented in red, white and blue. 

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Police: NE Portland Starbucks robbed at knifepoint

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Police are searching for a suspect that robbed Starbucks Grand Avenue at knifepoint Saturday morning. 

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Crews respond to head-on crash in Canby; person life flighted to hospital

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Crews from Canby Fire responded to a head-on crash that injured one person Saturday morning.

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Person injured in rollover crash on Hwy 217

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Highway 217 has reopened after a rollover crash in Tigard.

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US government shuts down; Dems, GOP blame each other Video included

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The measure would be the fourth stopgap spending bill since the current budget year started in October.

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One-word text sends advocacy group to the rescue of Clatskanie mother, infant

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A woman and her infant are now safe and a 34-year-old Clatskanie man is in jail thanks in part of a domestic violence advocacy group.

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Security camera shows suspect unscrew lights before Woodburn porch theft

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A Woodburn man is hoping that someone can help identify a man who he said came on to his porch, unscrewed a light and took off with a gas tank.

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No. 18 Oregon State women down No. 7 Oregon 85-79 in OT

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Kat Tudor made seven 3-pointers and finished with a career-high 34 points, and No. 18 Oregon State snapped No. 7 Oregon's nine-game winning streak with an 85-79 overtime victory Friday night. 

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Marches and protests planned in Portland one year after inauguration

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This weekend marks the first anniversary of President Trump’s inauguration, and people in Portland are gearing up for it by hosting a handful of protests, marches, and events.

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Troopers identify man swept off rocks in Depoe Bay

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The Oregon State Police have released the identity of the man who was swept off rocks in Depoe Bay Thursday.

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Sweet Home already in the holiday spirit as they search for Capitol Christmas Tree

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It hasn't even been a month since Christmas, and while most people already put their decorations away, some in Sweet Home are working to pick the perfect tree for next Christmas!

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McMinnville man arrested in child sex abuse investigation

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A 41-year-old man was arrested Friday in connection to a child sex abuse investigation. 

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Amtrak ridership drops after deadly derailment; Oregon taxpayer money at stake

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Amtrak ridership in Oregon has dropped considerably since last month’s deadly derailment in Seattle, and leaders with the Oregon Department of Transportation are working to make sure Oregon taxpayers aren’t on the hook. 

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Salem police trying to solve rash of armed robberies

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Business owners and police in Salem are dealing with a recent rash of armed robberies and they want to catch those responsible before someone gets hurt. 

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Business owners cleaning up day after huge waves slam Oregon coast

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A day after beaches were battered by high surf, it was much calmer on the Oregon coast Friday as many who live and work there were cleaning up and repairing the damage.

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Police: Car theft and chop shop ring linked to Salem tow company

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A suspected car theft operation and chop shop ring has been linked to a tow company in Salem, according to police. 

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Drone video captures swells chasing back beachgoers on Washington coast

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The images of Thursday's powerful surf along the Pacific coast continue to be shared on social media, and one of the most popular videos is from a drone that caught swells being pushed ashore.

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Reward offered in deadly shooting at Fernhill Park in NE Portland

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Cody Bennett Oller was shot and killed at Fernhill Park in northeast Portland the night of Jan. 8. 

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Crews responding to semi-truck fire in N. Portland

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Crews from Portland Fire and Rescue are responding to an incident involving three semi-trucks Friday afternoon.

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Some Gorge trails could reopen this spring after Eagle Creek Fire, others may take years

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The U.S. Forest Service updated the condition of trails in the Columbia River Gorge that were damaged by the massive Eagle Creek Fire, with some in treacherous shape that may take years to repair. 

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This is what happens during a US government shutdown

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Here's how a government shutdown affects all of us.

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Chase suspect arrested with child in truck after officer-involved shooting in Wasco Co.

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A suspect was arrested with his 1-year-old son in the truck after a high-speed chase through two counties ended with an officer-involved shooting, according to police.

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Timbers sign Vancouver native as ‘homegrown player’ from Timbers Academy

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The Portland Timbers have announced the signing of a Vancouver native as a ‘homegrown player’ for the 2018 season.

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One lane of Hwy 213 closed indefinitely in Mulino for landslide repairs

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The crack across the highway developed as an ancient landslide reactivated during the record-setting rains over the past winter.

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Battle Ground man accused of attacking sleeping father with bread knife

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Prosecutors Friday morning recalled the chilling details as Colin Dixon stood before a judge in Clark County Court to face charges of attempted murder and assault. 

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Man sentenced to 7 years in prison for kidnapping, attempted rape in SE Portland

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David Abraham Marcus, 28, was arrested in March 2017 in connection with a case from June 2016 in southeast Portland.

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Police: Teen looking to buy car shot by man uninvolved in sale in Gresham

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A teen looking to buy a car he found on an app was attacked and shot by a man who was not involved in the sale, according to police.

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Teen accused of starting Eagle Creek Fire to appear in court in Hood River next month

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The teenage boy accused of starting the Eagle Creek Fire, which burned more than 48,000 acres in the Columbia River Gorge, is scheduled to have a hearing in Hood River next month. 

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Outages leave more than 2,000 PGE customers in Multnomah County without power for hours

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Thousands of residents in Multnomah County started their Friday morning without power, and the outages were expected to several last hours. 

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