Portland Oregon

Vape death leads Oregon to ask pot shops to review products

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Authorities in charge of Oregon’s legal marijuana market said Wednesday that they will ask store owners to voluntarily review pot products on their shelves and pull any they feel might be unsafe as concern mounts about severe lung illnesses and deaths tied to vaping across the...
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Oregon officials confirm 2nd case of vaping-related illness

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — State officials say a second Oregon resident has received medical treatment for severe lung disease linked to vaping. The death is the second linked by public health officials nationwide to vaping and the first linked to product purchased at a marijuana dispensary @AP...
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KGW anchor gives on-air rebuttal to viewer critique of attire

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A weekend news anchor and TV reporter in Portland, Oregon, is doubling down on her preference for high-waisted pants after a male viewer told her to "dress like a normal woman" in a message sent to her Facebook work account. Maggie Vespa, who works at Portland's NBC affiliate...
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