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Suspect In Fatal Portland Stabbing To Appear In Court Tuesday

OPB | May 28, 2017 12:56 p.m.

Jeremy Christian, 35, is facing multiple counts of murder, being a felon in possession of a weapon, and intimidation charges, Oregon’s equivalent of a hate crime.

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Mount St. Helens Climbing Permits Sell Out Through Summer

The Columbian | May 28, 2017 12:15 p.m.

Permits to climb to the volcano’s 8,363-foot summit are sold out until at least Sept. 27, as are the first two weekends in October — the final month of the season.

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Police Searching For Armed Man In Northeast Portland

OPB | May 28, 2017 9:49 a.m.

Portland police have urged residents in Northeast Portland to shelter in place and call 911 if they see or hear anything as authorities search for an armed suspect involved in an encounter with officers that resulted in shots fired Sunday morning.

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Cyclists Have Mixed Views On An Oregon Bike Tax

OPB | May 28, 2017 8:15 a.m. | Eugene, Oregon

A proposed $8 billion transportation spending package in Oregon could include a tax on the sale of bicycles. It's getting a mixed reaction from Oregon's bicycling community.

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At Post-Attack Vigils, Oregonians Urge Each Other To Stand Up To Hate

OPB | May 27, 2017 10 p.m. | Portland

Participants urged each other not to let the killings – and the hate that apparently motivated them – drive Oregonians apart.

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Victims In Deadly Portland Hate Speech Attack Identified, Suspect Charged With Murder

OPB | May 27, 2017 10:44 a.m.

The Portland man suspected of fatally stabbing two people on a MAX train Friday afternoon has been identified as Jeremy Joseph Christian, 35, of North Portland.

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Central Oregon Firefighters Battle Fire Near Tumalo Falls Trailhead

OPB | May 27, 2017 10:33 a.m.

The Cougar Butte fire started burning Friday afternoon.

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2 People Dead In Train Attack In Portland On Eve Of Ramadan

OPB | May 26, 2017 6:59 p.m.

Witnesses told police that just before the attack, the suspect had been insulting passengers, including two women who appeared to be Muslim. The attack happened when a group tried to intervene.

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Portland Police Want To Keep Their Guns — Even At Psychiatric Hospitals

OPB | May 26, 2017 5 p.m. | Portland

A group advocating for mental health patients has written to the Multnomah County sheriff, asking that officers check their guns when entering Portland’s psychiatric hospital.

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Oregon's Top Democrats Blast Trump's Proposed Budget

OPB | May 26, 2017 12:27 p.m. | Portland

Oregon Sen. Ron Wyden and Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici blasted President Donald Trump's proposed budget Friday.