May 6, 2024 - News

Rose City Rundown

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🍔 Burgerville hopes to expand outside of Oregon and Washington after bringing on a new group of investors, including Dutch Bros. CEO Joth Ricci. (The Oregonian)

🏗️ Destruction of the Klamath River's Iron Gate Dam on the Oregon-California border began last week. (OPB)

🏥 Several Portland-area hospital systems and health care organizations, including Providence and Health Share, reportedly oppose Multnomah County's plans to create a 24/7 sobering center. (Willamette Week)

Gov. Tina Kotek declared May 5 as Missing or Murdered Indigenous Persons Awareness Day.

  • She also appointed an in-state coordinator "to aid in the prevention and response to missing or murdered Indigenous people" across Oregon, Washington, California, Idaho and Montana. (KGW)

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