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PORTLAND PROTESTS: Portland’s mayor and police chief warn protest instigators to expect a stern police response. Read more.
FULL TRANSCRIPT: Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler and Chief Danielle Outlaw’s interview with The Oregonian/OregonLive: Read the full transcript. Read more.
FIRE LAWSUIT: A lawsuit accuses a rancher and a farm equipment manufacturer of sparking a 68,000-acre wildfire. Read more.
POLICE SHOOTING: State troopers fatally shot a man near an Oregon State Police office in Grants Pass, authorities say. ...read more at https://www.oregonlive.com/pacific-northwest-news/2019/08/portlands-mayor-tells-violent-protesters-not-to-come-warning-we-will-be-ready-for-you-morning-briefing-for-wednesday-aug-7.html