When leaders of the Maplewood Neighborhood Association first suggested the organization counter persistent gang issues by donating money to a ...
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January 16, 2013
Passerby Tim Weber checks the area where two holes were cut to free a woman who fell part of the way down a 20-foot wall and got herself stuck in Portland on Wednesday. The woman spent about four hours in a space between two buildings less than a foot wide Wednesday morning. In addition to the an air bag, rescuers also cut a hole and used a soapy substance to lubricate the concrete block walls to remove the woman.