Portland News for May 26th 2013

Seattle Reign FC vs. Portland Thorns FC: Preview – SBNation.com
Seattle must determine who will be best suited to start the back four — they're down three defenders against Portland's menacing attack.
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Top 10 cultural hotspots in Portland, Oregon | Travel | The Guardian
With comic-book stores, indie cinema, live gigs, theatre, cutting-edge galleries – and great coffee of course – Portland punches way above its weight for a city of More…

Don McLean to perform with Portland symphony
The singer-songwriter has agreed to perform his 1971 hit with the Portland Symphony Orchestra during city's annual Stars and Stripes celebration on the Eastern Promenade. An estimated 60,000 people are expected at the event, where the symphony will More…

Search resumes for Portland native reported missing in San
Hundreds of searchers converged early Saturday morning on Golden Gate Park to search for Beau Rasmussen, a 27-year-old Emeryville, Calif., man who went to the beach after completing the 7 1/2 -mile Bay to Breakers race with friends.
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Portland Winterhawks deny London Knights in semifinal
Ty Rattie and the Portland Winterhawks stopped them from their desired do-over, finally ending the OHL champions' season by that same cursed score in the Cup semifinal before 9,161 Friday night at the Credit Union Centre. The 'Hawks will face the More…

Thousands in Portland 'March Against Monsanto' add to reading list
In Portland, thousands of protesters took to Oregon streets. Police estimate about 6,000 protesters took part in Portland's peaceful march, and about 300 attended the rally in Bend. Other marches were scheduled in Baker City, Coos Bay, Eugene, Grants More…

Portland reaches Memorial Cup final – 2013 NHL Draft – NHL.com
Ty Rattie broke a 1-1 tie to lift the Winterhawks over London, earned the chance to play Halifax in the Memorial Cup final. More…

Your predictions: Will Portland Timbers earn 3 points on the road at DC United?
New England rallied with some impressive defensive adjustments while Portland got impatient and misfired all night. I don't think the Timbers repeat the same effort and they'll pull off the win. It won't be easy, but I believe Portland has too many More…

Portland State Portland State Magazine | 2013 Spring
Rethinking Portland State. The classroom experience may radically change because of three new initiatives that have grown out of "reThink PSU," a More…

Portland error gives B-Mets win in 10th inning
BINGHAMTON — Just when it looked like the Binghamton Mets were about to squander a stellar start from pitcher Logan Verrett, the Portland Sea Dogs made a crucial mistake in the 10th inning to give the B-Mets the victory. With runners on first and More…

Seattle Reign FC vs. Portland Thorns FC
Portland Thorns FC on Saturday, May 25 at 10 p.m. ET at Starfire Stadium (Tukwila, Wash.) … Roster, Credits, Stream Troubleshooting below… Commentators: Tom Glasgow ( @GlasgowSports ) Lesle Gallimore ( @CoachGallimore ) Stream Provided By: More…

OpEdNews – Article: Racism and Classism in the Argument for
Article: Racism and Classism in the Argument for Fluoridation in Portland's Water – Why Portland, Oregon's campaign for water fluoridation is racist and classist.
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Portland, Halifax provide a fitting finish to CHL season
SASKATOON — The Halifax Mooseheads and Portland Winterhawks have been at the apex of the Canadian Hockey League all season, so it's only fitting that the powerhouse clubs will meet in the MasterCard Memorial Cup final. The teams will play for the More…

GOAL: Wallace gives Portland the lead | DC United vs. Portland Timbers
Those clubs are the Chicago Fire; Chivas USA; Colorado Rapids; Columbus Crew; D.C. United; FC Dallas; Houston Dynamo; 2012 MLS Cup champion LA Galaxy; New York Red Bulls; New England Revolution; Philadelphia Union; Portland Timbers; Real More…

Portland edges B-Mets as tempers flare
B-Mets closer and Eastern League saves leader Jeff Walters, who blew his only save of the season on Saturday in Portland, came in with the score tied to pitch the ninth. He gave up a leadoff triple to Almanzar and then tossed two wild pitches to allow More…

Ore. teen accused of planning to attack school
Acord was taken to a juvenile jail Thursday night after police received a tip that the youth was making a bomb to blow up West Albany High School, located about 75 miles south of Portland. He said Acord had written plans, a checklist and a specific More…

Portland edges B-Mets as tempers flare
BINGHAMTON — The Binghamton Mets and Portland Sea Dogs have seen plenty of each other already this season. They finally got on each others nerves. On Friday night at NYSEG Stadium they played for the 10th time in the first two months of the season, More…

Portland Thorns v Seattle Reign Match Preview (Updated)
Still, the match is Portland's to lose. Consider the disparity: Portland is tied for second in the league with shots (82) and shots on goal (46), and first in goals against (.57). Alex Morgan and Christine Sinclair are fourth and seventh in goals More…

Portland advances to Memorial Cup final
SASKATOON, Saskatchewan (AP) — Ty Rattie scored in the third period and Mac Carruth made 34 saves to help the Portland Winterhawks beat the London Knights 2-1 on Friday night in the Memorial Cup semifinal. Tyler Wotherspoon also scored, and More…

Portland earns 2-0 shutout over DC United | MLS
advertising. WASHINGTON — Rodney Wallace scored in the 21st minute and Darlington Nagbe added another goal in the second half, lifting the Portland Timbers to a 2-0 win over D.C. United on Saturday night. Portland (5-1-7) beat United for the first More…

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