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Cop 'n' an Attitude


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Portland Police Officer Gina Hoesly has dated her share of high-profile guys, ranging from Assistant Chief Andrew Kirkland to former Portland Trail Blazer Jerome Kersey to Robbie Merrill, bass gui ...   More
 
Wednesday, June 19, 2002 Nick Budnick

BURNING QUESTIONS

Arson investigators think they know who torched the Burlingame Grocery. Only the owner of the Northwest's most celebrated beer store
knows whether they're right.


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It took Tom Calkins more than a decade to turn a former convenience store into one of Portland's most celebrated specialty markets and the Northwest's leading purveyor of beer. It took only one ni ...   More
 
Wednesday, June 5, 2002 Nick Budnick

Chief Concerns

Who'll head the Police Bureau? One candidate has a questionable past.


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Following Police Chief Mark Kroeker's announcement that he was applying for a job in Los Angeles, Mayor Vera Katz said she would look in-house for Portland's next top cop.A quick review of the pot ...   More
 
Wednesday, May 22, 2002 Nick Budnick

The Race for Top Cop


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Someday, perhaps sooner than we think, Portland Police Chief Mark Kroeker will load up his belongings in a U-Haul and head on home to La-La Land. He's applied to head the police department in Los ...   More
 
Wednesday, May 22, 2002 Nick Budnick

"Dirty old [money] man"

GOP bankroller Loren Parks hit with sexual-harassment charges.


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For the past decade, Loren Parks, the Daddy Warbucks of Oregon conservative causes who has spent heavily to shape this year's Republican gubernatorial primary, has successfully guarded his persona ...   More
 
Wednesday, May 15, 2002 Nick Budnick

Kindred Killing

Police are investigating the murder of a black man as a potential hate crime.


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Last week, a county grand jury indicted Joshua Robert Brown, a 21-year-old white ex-con, on charges of killing Anthony Cleo Wilson, a 47-year-old African-American convicted felon, in a downtown ho ...   More
 
Wednesday, May 8, 2002 Nick Budnick

The Young and the Shafted

A new study shows why candidates--the smart ones--are dissing young voters.


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On Monday, May 6, at 8 pm, what promises to be the least conventional and most youthful gubernatorial debate of the year--complete with beer--will take place inside the 600-seat Aladdin Theater.Bu ...   More
 
Wednesday, May 1, 2002 Nick Budnick

Monroe's Money


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On Dec. 13, 2001, the elected council of Metro, Portland's regional planning agency, was debating where to direct new growth--deciding, in essence, which parcels of land would eventually sprout co ...   More
 
Wednesday, May 1, 2002 Nick Budnick

Portland Cops Could Face Measure 11 charges


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A county grand jury is poised to determine whether two Portland police officers will face felony assault charges and the prospect of nearly six years behind bars for their role in an alleged beating d ...   More
 
Wednesday, April 24, 2002 Nick Budnick

California Dreaming


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Last week the news was filled with images of police Chief Mark Kroeker, who supposedly could be Los Angeles' next chief of police.Don't bet on it.On paper, Kroeker looks like a logical choice for L. ...   More
 
Wednesday, April 17, 2002 Nick Budnick
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