Portland Air Quality May Improve With Upcoming Storms

Portland Air Quality May Improve With Upcoming Storms

In Portland, Oregon, the air quality was rated the worst in the United States on Sept. 16, 2017. However, the Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) reports residents in Oregon will breathe easier soon. After months of unusually high temperatures and wildfires, it seemed Portland might have a break. The weather cooled, hinting at Autumn in […]

Armed Standoff With Police in Southeast Portland Ends Without Injuries

Armed Standoff With Police in Southeast Portland Ends Without Injuries

The Portland Police Department and American Medical Response responded to the scene of a 911 call that was made on June 14, 2016, at approximately 8:30 a.m. PDT. The caller indicated there was a man in their backyard, and he was yelling. The suspect was inside their shed, where he had barricaded himself, and threatened to […]

Oregon Expects Record 100-Degree Temperatures for Early June

Oregon Expects Record 100-Degree Temperatures for Early June

  Oregon may not get respite from blazing heat until the beginning of next week. According to “The Oregonian,” on June 4, 2016, The National Weather Service, announced an excessive heat warning alert with triple-digit-temperatures for the state of Oregon, especially, the Northwest region. The forecast is for temperatures reaching and even crossing the 100-degree […]