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In a half-hour speech, Hales touted his successes cutting the city budget and paying down debt, paving 83 miles of streets, and attracting businesses to Portland.
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Many fans of Japanese food may be familiar with sushi, tempura and even izakaya, but kaiseki, a form of Japanese haute cuisine, is new to a lot of Northwest diners.
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The drought is taking away all our winter fun: Mt. Ashland ski area announced today that it will not open for the 2013-2014 ski season due to lack of snow. Mt. Ashland is Oregon's only major ski area to not open this season, but snowpack in other regions of the state hasn’t been great, either.
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For years, the relationship only went one way: from stage to screen. But this spring, four big musicals are based on films, including favorites like Rocky, Aladdin and The Bridges of Madison County.
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Pacific lamprey will now be able to more easily swim past the McNary Dam on the Columbia River. The Army Corps of Engineers has installed new lamprey passage system –- the first of its kind for lamprey.