Portland has been blanketed by the smoke and haze for the last two days. On Thursday morning, the smoke started to clear up slightly.
However, according to the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality, the air quality in much of the metro area is still ‘’unhealthy for special groups’’.
Portland’s Air Quality Inde...Read More
PORTLAND, Oregon -- The Broadway Bridge will be closed to all traffic during late night hours through Friday for contractor work on the drawbridge. The bridge is predicted to be closed from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m. in the morning. Thursday-Friday, August 9-10. Crews continue some of the final work to replace the 4 original Rall wheels and tracks that raise the bridge. During the work, the bridge will nee...Read More
A protest organized by right-wing Patriot Prayer in Portland left three people hospitalized on Saturday.
Activists said at least three of people gathered to protest got injuries sustained from the crowd –control munitions fired by Portland police. A traumatic brain injury. Third-degree chemical burns. Open Wounds.
The protest brought hundreds of people from out of state to support the le...Read More
After the crash of Aero Mexico plane, Donald’s 7-year-old son Declan got off the plane first. He made sure to help his siblings.
Donald Hudson says while boarding the plane with his wife and four children, he noticed that the plane was not all right. The plane was shaking all over.
Donald saw the lightning out the window. Passengers thought the flight is going to be delayed. But it took o...Read More
9 major fires started in the State of Oregon and continue to grow up until today.
There have been evacuations on certain areas and all of the state’s firefighters are working hard to get these fires under control and make sure people are safe.
Authorities have urged people to keep masks on when outdoors and those with weak immune systems to even leave the state until the fires ar...Read More
Here’s the latest gossip in the city of Portland. Apparently, city officials have decided to take Uber off “probation” and approved to renew the company’s permit to operate legally in the city.
So, for those who are not aware of the situation, Uber hasn’t had the best relationship with the city of Portland.
Going back to 4 years ago, th...Read More
Are you ready for a hot and slow ride through Portland this weekend? ODOT will close all southbound lanes of Interstate 5 from the Fremont Bridge to Interstate 84 at 10 p.m. Friday, July 13. During the closure crews will grind down and repave the freeway. Lanes will reopen by 5 a.m. Monday, July 16. The whole process repeats next weekend, July 20-23.
Traffic will be diverted onto I-40...Read More
This past weekend, the Portland Bureau of Transportation released the “Shared Electric Scooters Permit Application” for e-scooter companies to be able to start operating in the city.
Congratulations to the city of Portland that can now have affordable transportation for locals!
However, although e-scoote...Read More
PORTLAND, Oregon -- Portland State University police officers shot and killed a man across the street from a popular sports bar on campus, authorities said.
Officers from the university responded to a disturbance near the Cheerful Tortoise on Southwest Sixth Avenue just before 1:30 a.m., the Portland Police Bureau said in a news release.
After contacting people believed t...Read More
Last week, there was a lot of fuss about Melania Trump’s jacket that was captured in the photo while she was getting on a plane. The Trumps were headed to the U.S.-Mexico border. The jacket had the words “I Really Don’t Care, Do U?” which started up some controversial arguments among people.
People were very upset about the fact that she chose to wear that jacket to send a message out t...Read More