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For more than a decade the Cowlitz Indian Tribe has tried to build a casino near La Center, in southwest Washington. But that effort has been slowed by a slew of lawsuits from local governments, gambling interests and even other tribes.
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The Portland-based artist shares the tradition of Japanese tattooing with his clients. Find out more about the art form, his ongoing apprenticeship, and why he sees himself as a "translator."
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Oregon's health agency may soon have a new leader. Governor John Kitzhaber named Lynne Saxton to the post Thursday, pending confirmation by the state senate.
Portland-based actor and drama teacher Thom Bray has donned Victorian-era garb and performed a reading of the original text of A Christmas Carol every December for the past 10 years. He talks with OPB about what it means to perform such a time-honored work for a modern audience.
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Oregon Bottle Bill redemption rates aren't expected to come close to topping the 80 percent return rate needed to keep the deposit at a nickel. Are bottle redemption centers the answer?