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Fire under control at Hotel Alder

Wed Jan 04 19:45:38 EST 2017 | KGW.com
PORTLAND, Ore. – Firefighters said all residents were out after attempting to rescue several people from a fire at a downtown Portland apartment building Wednesday afternoon. The fire started at the Hotel Alder, located near Southwest 4 Avenue and Alder Street, just before 3 p.m. Wednesday, according to Portland Fire & Rescue. The fire was on multiple floors of the building. "I was blinded by the smoke," said one resident named Jesse. "I just knew the way because I live in the building, I kn..

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PORTLAND, Ore. – Firefighters said all residents were out after attempting to rescue several people from a fire at a downtown Portland apartment building Wednesday afternoon. The f..
PORTLAND, Ore. – About 45 people stayed at a Red Cross shelter in Portland after they were displaced due to a fire at Hotel Alder Wednesday afternoon. Portland Fire and Rescue twee..
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