Jun 11, 2024 - News

Rose City Rundown

Illustration of the Axios logo made out of roses.

Illustration: Allie Carl/Axios

🏀 Former West Linn High School and Oregon Ducks basketball guard Payton Pritchard scored a third-quarter buzzer-beater in the Boston Celtics' 105-92 win over the Dallas Mavericks during Sunday's Game 2 of the NBA Finals. (The Oregonian)

🪫 Doorstep recycling of batteries is now available for Portlanders living in houses, duplexes, triplexes or fourplexes, according to the city's Bureau of Planning and Sustainability.

  • The service is designed to prevent lithium-ion battery fires at recycling facilities. (KOIN)

🪧 The Oregon Nurses Association's union leaders have authorized about 3,000 nurses at six Providence hospitals to strike beginning June 18 for three days. (Fox 12)


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