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Fifteen minutes with new Portland Chief Jami Resch
Author: Nick Budnick
Danielle Outlaw's successor says the police bureau is battling shootings surge despite staff shortages

On Dec. 31, 2019, Dec. 31, Jami Resch was sworn in as police chief, replacing Philly-bound Danielle Outlaw, and immediately became responsible for problems that include a surge in gang-related gunfights, an officer staffing shortage of about ...

Fifteen minutes with new Portland Chief Jami Resch
Author: Nick Budnick
Danielle Outlaw's successor says the police bureau is battling shootings surge despite staff shortages

On Dec. 31, 2019, Dec. 31, Jami Resch was sworn in as police chief, replacing Philly-bound Danielle Outlaw, and immediately became responsible for problems that include a surge in gang-related gunfights, an officer staffing shortage of about ...

Abuse-reporting problems linger at Portland's Unity Center
Author: Nick Budnick
Multnomah County records show improper reporting by the regional psychiatric facility continued long after promises of reform.

More than a year after the Unity Center for Behavioral Health promised to follow applicable laws, officials for Multnomah and Washington counties continued to accuse the regional psychiatric facility — set up by local ...

Abuse-reporting problems linger at Portland's Unity Center
Author: Nick Budnick
Multnomah County records show improper reporting by the regional psychiatric facility continued long after promises of reform.

More than a year after the Unity Center for Behavioral Health promised to follow applicable laws, officials for Multnomah and Washington counties continued to accuse the regional psychiatric facility — set up by local ...

Abuse reporting problems at Portland's Unity Center lingered
Author: Nick Budnick
County records show improper reporting by regional psychiatric facility continued long after promises otherwise

More than a year after the Unity Center for Behavioral Health promised to follow applicable laws, officials for Multnomah and Washington County continued to accuse the regional psychiatric facility set up by local hospitals of violating laws ...

A decade done - Construction, from doom and gloom to boom
Author: Stephanie Basalyga
Some of the city's new construction came at a cost, according to historic preservationists. Developers often determined it was more affordable to build new than to invest in the costly seismic upgrades necessary to repurpose iconic and landmark buildings

The Great Recession may have caused construction in the Portland area to ...

A decade done - Construction, from doom and gloom to boom
Author: Stephanie Basalyga
Some of the city's new construction came at a cost, according to historic preservationists. Developers often determined it was more affordable to build new than to invest in the costly seismic upgrades necessary to repurpose iconic and landmark buildings

The Great Recession may have caused construction in the Portland area to ...

Providence Milwaukie Hospital workers protest
Author: Raymond Rendleman
Portland-area lawmakers join health care employees; both sides have been in contract negotiations for more than a year.

Providence Milwaukie Hospital employees shined a light on what they say are low wages and unaffordable health care benefits by picketing this month in front of the hospital's buildings.

After more than a ...

Providence Milwaukie Hospital workers protest
Author: Raymond Rendleman
Portland-area lawmakers join health care employees; both sides have been in contract negotiations for more than a year.

Providence Milwaukie Hospital employees shined a light on what they say are low wages and unaffordable health care benefits by picketing this month in front of the hospital's buildings.

After more than a ...

Kirsten Naito drops out of race for Multnomah County DA
Author: Portland Tribune
Had she been elected, would have been the first woman and member of the LGBTQ community to serve as DA for Oregon's most populous county.

Former defense attorney and prosecutor Kirsten Naito announced Thursday, Jan. 23, that she's withdrawn her candidacy to be Multnomah County district attorney.

"After discussions with ...

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