Evening News

Union vs. TriMet

Airs at: Tue, 12/11/2018 at 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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TriMet has unilaterally imposed a non-Union contract with Portland Patrol Incorporated to enforce fares on buses and trains.  KBOO’s Theresa Mitchell spoke with Amalgamated Transit Union President Shirley Block about the surprise move. Read more

Portland Police in Schools

Airs at: Tue, 12/11/2018 at 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Tonight, the Portland Public School board will vote on funding a Portland Police presence in the schools.  KBOO’s Theresa Mitchell caught up with CopWatch’s Dan Handelman to ask whether that is appropriate, and in related news, whether the State medical examiners are excee... Read more

Sugar Shack Demolition

Airs at: Mon, 12/10/2018 at 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Today on a little triangle of asphalt flanked by Cully Boulevard, Killingsworth and Lombard street, residents of the Cully neighborhood,  local politicians and state politicians gathered to celebrate the demolition of the sugar shack, which is now slated to become a new low... Read more

Evening News on 12/14/18

Airs at: Fri, 12/14/2018 at 5:00pm - 5:30pm
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US Senate Votes to Stop Aid to Saudi in Yemen On Thursday the US Senate voted to halt American military support for Saudi Arabia’s devastating Proxy war in Yemen. This resolution was followed by a second almost unanimous vote to condemn the Saudi Crown Prince for the killi... Read more

Evening News on 12/13/18

Airs at: Thu, 12/13/2018 at 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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US Largest Investment Into Cannabis Industry Marlboro tobacco maker Altria Group has just acquired a whopping forty five percent of the stock Canadian Cannabis Company Cronos. Stock in tobacco has been falling after years of litigious cat and mouse with the government. At ... Read more

Evening News on 12/12/18

Airs at: Wed, 12/12/2018 at 5:00pm - 5:30pm
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Washington Hate Crime Assault Eight suspected white supremacists, including three from Oregon, have been arrested for a violent attack on a black DJ in Washington, which took place in the early hours on Saturday. The seven men and one woman – including Daniel Dorson of Cor... Read more

Evening News on 12/11/18

Airs at: Tue, 12/11/2018 at 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Gun Storage Bill A new bill heading to the Oregon State Legislature next year would tighten storage requirements for gun owners. Titled the Cindy Yuille and Steve Forsyth Act, the bill would require gun owners to store and lock a firearm when it is not in use or when it is... Read more

Evening News on 12/10/18

Airs at: Mon, 12/10/2018 at 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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City of Portland Audit An audit has found problems with how the City of Portland is directing environmental restoration projects and "green streets" designed to control storm water. OPB reported that the Bureau of Environmental Services is spending millions on projects ai... Read more

Evening News on 11/29/18

Airs at: Thu, 11/29/2018 at 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Bike Path Booby Trap According to the Willamette Week, two of the three men that Booby trapped part of a bike path corridor earlier this month are being indicted on felony charges of assault and reckless endangerment. The three suspects: Antonio Tolman-Duran, Dakota Murphy... Read more

Evening News on 11/28/18

Airs at: Wed, 11/28/2018 at 5:00pm - 5:30pm
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OSU Hate Crime Trial A hate crime trial for an Oregon State University student, and former student government representative, with ties to white nationalists, has begun today. Graduate student Andrew Oswalt, and an unknown accomplice, were captured by surveillance footage ... Read more