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8 arrested in Portland demonstrations

PORTLAND, Ore. (KGW/NBC) – Anti-government demonstrators smashed windows at the Democratic Party of Oregon building in Portland Wednesday. The vandalism took place just hours following President Joe Biden’s inauguration. The group responsible for the damage marched through parts of the city Wednesday …

Portland ‘Red House’ eviction protests continue

PORTLAND, Ore. (KATU) – A group marched along North Mississippi Avenue in Portland during the third day of an eviction protest. Some in the group were carrying guns. As of Friday, demonstrators were still barricading several blocks on Mississippi. Police said demonstrators …

Portland ‘Red House’ standoff continues

PORTLAND, Ore. (KGW/NBC) – A home in Portland known as the “Red House on Mississippi” has drawn the attention of city leaders, police and local activists. The family who lives in the home lost it to foreclosure two years ago and refused …

Coronavirus outbreak hits Portland homeless shelter

PORTLAND, Ore. (KGW/NBC News) — At least 20 people have tested positive for COVID-19 as part of an outbreak at one of Portland, Oregon’s longest-running homeless shelters. Union Gospel Mission spokesperon Courtney Dodds says 18 residents and two employees have tested positive …

Numerous arrests made in latest Portland protest

PORTLAND, Ore. (CNN) – Police in Portland arrested at least eleven people Wednesday during violent protests that authorities declared a riot. The Unified Command of the Portland Police and Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office said they believe one suspect threw a Molotov cocktail …