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President Bush Visits Oregon

Strong odor of marijuana observed at protest scene 
12:24 PM

A KATU News photographer near the scene at Willamette Blvd. and Portsmouth where protesters are assembled reports that there is a strong odor of marijuana in the crowd. Police in riot gear have also doubled their presence outside the center where the president is addressing supporters.

KATU News crew assaulted by protesters 

12:03 PM

KATU News reporter Aimee Clark and her photographer Brian Garvin, who are in the center of the protesters were just assaulted. The crowd, growing more and more angry are shouting "Portland Media lies."
KATU crew assaulted by protesters

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GRASS FIRE! 21.Aug.2003 14:21


Wasn't there a grass fire east of there yesterday afternoon? Maybe they can't tell grass from 'grass'.

Did anyone ask? 21.Aug.2003 15:10


Anyone think to ask KATU's news photographer how they happened to know what marijuana smelled like? Their answer might be amusing ... [vbg]

Or better yet... 21.Aug.2003 15:34


...how do they now that it wasn't coming from the motorcade?