Authorities report 2 arrests in Portland's drilling protest

PORTLAND, Ore. - The Multnomah County Sheriff's...Royal Dutch Shell icebreaker from leaving Portland for an Arctic drilling operation.Lt...and assaulting a public safety officer.Portland police also reported one arrest, a 24-year-old...
With protest in Oregon over, Shell prepares for Arctic drilling

...the 380-foot Fennica, repaired at a Portland shipyard, to be on hand at the drill...the protests of environmental groups in Portland and elsewhere who say Shell has not proved...obstruction in the Aleutian Islands and sent to Portland for repairs.Thirteen members of Greenpeace...
Mildred Post Boesser

Mildred Post Boesser joined us in this world in Portland, Oregon on April 26th, 1925. She spent her early childhood in Camas, Washington, where her favorite memories were of family...
Sports On TV for Sunday, August 2

...Chelsea, at Wembley Stadium11 a.m., FS1 - International Champions Cup, Barcelona at Fiorentina1 p.m., ESPN2 - MLS, Portland at San Jose3 p.m., FS1 - MLS, Dallas at ChicagoTENNIS9 a.m., ESPN2 - World TeamTennis, championship, teams and site...
Judge finds Greenpeace USA in contempt

...Bridge across the Willamette River in Portland, Ore., pull themselves onto the bridge...icebreaker Fennica on its way from a Portland shipyard back to Alaska.Greenpeace...380-foot ice-management vessel. It was in Portland for repairs after it sustained a three-foot...
Activists rappel off bridge to stop Shell icebreaker

PORTLAND - Environmental activists rappelled off Portland's tallest bridge early Wednesday in an effort to stop...The Royal Dutch Shell PLC icebreaker Fennica arrived in Portland for repairs last week. The vessel was damaged earlier...
Juneau runners fare well at White River 50-mile

...03:52/8:292 Yassine Diboun, Portland OR, 36, M (2/59, 30-39) 7:09:32/8:353 Matt Palilla, Portland OR, 33, M (3/59, 30-39) 7...39/10:4031 William Emerson, Portland OR, 51, M (2/27, 50-59) 8...
Mallott ejects elections director

...Attempts to reach her by phone Monday were unsuccessful.Bahnke, who holds a master's degree in public administration from Portland State University and an undergraduate degree in political science from Hays State University, has been in her current position...
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Damaged Shell icebreaker arrives in Oregon for repairs

PORTLAND, Ore. - Environmental activists in Portland are protesting the arrival of the Fennica, a vessel that Royal Dutch Shell PLC plans to use in its Arctic offshore drilling project after it's repaired.The damaged ship, a 380-foot icebreaker...
Shell gets permits necessary for oil drilling in Arctic the critical emergency response equipment to cap the well in case of a leak. That equipment is aboard a ship headed to Portland, Oregon, for repairs.The Interior Department's Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement said in a statement that...


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