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A national report this week put Oregon last among states for its 2013 high school graduation rate. On paper, Oregon's 2014 graduation rate went up a few points. What's happening on the ground is often a good news, bad news story.
Trancelike, electronic and experimental, watch Swahili in performance at Mississippi Studios.
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PNCA's new digs at the old Post Office, Nancy Ives shakes up the playlist, Backstrom's vision of Portland and more.
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Daimler Trucks has agreed to pay $2.5 million to settle civil rights complaints from Native American, black and gay men at its Portland Truck manufacturing plant.
The Icehotel in Sweden, built in winter and vanishing in spring, is the original hotel carved from snow and ice bricks. It's also an art project; sculptors compete for the chance to carve out rooms.
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Shell Oil wants to build more tracks at its refinery in Anacortes, Washington, to receive oil by rail. At a packed hearing in Skagit County on Thursday, more than 100 people turned up to comment on the proposal.