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Smart meter protest held in Medford

MEDFORD, Ore. – Protestors are looking to pull the plug on what they’re calling an unsafe requirement by a local utility company. Pacific Power is continuing its plan to install new “smart meters” in most southern Oregon households. But questions about cost …

Protesters gather outside Portland ICE offices

Portland, Ore. (KPTV) – Activists formed a human fence Wednesday, using duct tape to link themselves together in front of the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement offices in southwest Portland. They said they were trying to block a detention bus carrying undocumented …

14 arrested during Portland rally and counter-protest

Portland, Ore. (KPTV/CNN Newsource)  – Police dispersed protesters opposing a pro-President Trump rally in Portland, Oregon. Hundreds of them gathered in downtown Sunday, to counter a “Trump free speech” rally across the street. But police say the counter-protesters started throwing bottles and …

Portland Rose Festival event canceled after threats

PORTLAND, Ore. (KATU/CNN Newsource) – The 11th annual 82nd Avenue of the Roses Parade and Carnival is canceled due to public safety concerns. Venture Portland–the event organizers–declined to talk on camera, but told KATU in a prepared statement quote: “Following threats of …