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Resources For Veterans And Survivors

OPB | Sept. 15, 2017 2:52 p.m.

For veterans, war survivors and non-service members needing help, here are available resources.

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Before The Blazers, Portland Rooted For Claudia's

OPB | Aug. 17, 2017 4:07 p.m.

Long before Clyde Drexler or Damian Lillard, Portland was home to another team of basketball stars.

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Watch Now: 'The Vietnam War Oregon Remembers,' An 'Oregon Experience' Documentary

OPB | July 24, 2017 1:30 p.m.

A new OPB documentary explores how the Vietnam War still deeply affects Oregonians, even nearly 50 years after the end of combat operations in Vietnam.

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'The Vietnam War,' A PBS Documentary

OPB | July 24, 2017 1:30 p.m.

"The Vietnam War" — a new 10-part, 18-hour documentary film series — directed by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick, will premiere Sept. 17, 2017, on OPB.

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What Fourth Of July Was Like In Oregon In The 1870s

OPB | July 3, 2017 1:19 p.m.

It was bigger than Christmas. Read a first account of what Independence Day was like in rural Oregon in the 1870s. 

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Luxury And Hardship At Mount Hood's Cloud Cap Inn

OPB | June 30, 2017 1:30 p.m.

The Cloud Cap Inn is the oldest Alpine lodge in the United States.

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Soccer Icon Timber Jim Reflects On A Unique Northwest Life

OPB | June 23, 2017 midnight | Portland

Jim Serrill's career was forged in the Oregon outdoors and immortalized as the Portland Timbers' first mascot.

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Portland's Hidden Treasures: Staircases

OPB | June 14, 2017 3:39 p.m.

There’s a landmark in Portland that you won’t find on any map: its public stairways.  

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The Stanley Coup: How Portland Put Its Name On Hockey's Top Prize

OPB | June 7, 2017 3:30 p.m. | Portland

Just how did a team from Portland seize prime real estate on the Stanley Cup, hockey's top prize? The answer lies in the trophy's early years.

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'Oregon Experience' Receives The Oregon Heritage Excellence Award

OPB | May 31, 2017 7 a.m.

Each year the Oregon Heritage Commission honors individuals, organizations and projects that have made outstanding contributions to preserving Oregon’s heritage.