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(Portland, OR)  --  Newly elected Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler says four hypothermia-related deaths in the city is four too many.  The latest victim was a 29-year-old man whose body was found on January 10th down an embankment off Southwest Barbur Boulevard.  Wheeler told reporters yesterday city employees will be working during the harsh weather to help people endangered by the elements.  The mayor says there will be an additional 600 beds open for those who need shelter and he's encouraging Portlanders to contact authorities if they see someone who may need help.
 

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