Portland Harbor Superfund Site
4800 Block NW Portland, OR
The Oregonian reports that an analysis due to the EPA this week will say the nine-mile stretch of the Willamette River near PGE and NW Natural gas headquarters is filled with high levels of contaminants, making it dangerous for humans and wildlife to eat fish from this part of the river.
10301 NE Glisan St., Portland OR
About 1,200 people showed up to a Multnomah County health clinic Oct. 22 to get H1N1 vaccinations. But that was more than twice as many as the number of available doses.
701 SW 6th Avenue, Portland OR
Pioneer Square was crowded Oct. 24 as part of the 350 movement to bring awareness to the maximum safe level of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere.
7900 SE Duke St, Portland OR
Tardy parents, look out: Woodmere Elementary School has begun charging parents $5 for every 10 minutes they’re late to pick up their children when school gets out.
Forest Grove
2043 College Way, Forest Grove, OR
Neighbors called 911 Oct. 21 when they saw a single-engine biplane driving on the streets. The unidentified plane owner told authorities he was just trying to transport the plane and wasn’t planning to take off.
Clackamas County
12000 SE 82nd Ave., Clackamas OR
A 16-year-old boy was shot Oct. 25 in what authorities believe is a gang-related incident at Monterey Springs Apartments across from Clackamas Town Center. Police are still looking for the shooter.
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