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Oregon Historical Photo: Block House On Columbia River

OPB | Nov. 23, 2015 midnight

Photographed by Albert H. Wulzer on a trip to the Columbia Gorge, this block house was built by the army in 1856 to protect troops and settlers at Cascade Rapids. It was abandoned in 1861, coinciding with the start of the Civil War.

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Oregon Historical Photo: Modoc Indians In Chains

OPB | Nov. 16, 2015 6 a.m.

The Modoc War of 1872-73 is largely forgotten but was one of the costliest and most dramatic American Indian wars in United States history.

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New Portland Art Museum Show Captures New York in the '80s

OPB | Nov. 13, 2015 11:56 a.m.

Paige Powell's multi-media installation shares never-before-seen photos of the now legendary '80s art scene from her time working at Interview Magazine.

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Oregon Historical Photo: Early Drawing Class At Portland Art Museum School

OPB | Nov. 9, 2015 6 a.m.

The Portland Art Museum opened in 1893 on the second floor of the Portland Library, housing no art, only a collection of art books. The museum opened the Portland Art Museum School in 1909.

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Authors Share Secrets Of Their Craft At Wordstock

OPB | Nov. 7, 2015 7 a.m.

A bevy of authors spoke at Literary Art’s Wordstock on Saturday.

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Another Lawsuit Filed Against Chipotle In E. Coli Outbreak

AP | Nov. 6, 2015 3:50 p.m. | Seattle

A second Washington woman and an Oregon man who contracted E. coli after eating at a Chipotle franchise are suing the Mexican restaurant chain.

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Oregon Historical Photo: Nobel Prize Winner Linus Pauling

OPB | Nov. 2, 2015 6 a.m.

Linus Pauling, the brilliant chemist and humanitarian who grew up and attended college in Oregon, is the only person in history to win two unshared Nobel Prizes.

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Portland Chefs' Recipes Celebrate Fall Harvest

OPB | Oct. 24, 2015 midnight

On crisp autumn days, try these market-fresh dishes adapted for home kitchens.

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All Women Comedy Festival Works To Empower Comediennes

OPB | Oct. 18, 2015 10:52 a.m.

The festival, in its fourth year, aims to bring the best female stand-up, improv and sketch comics together.

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Try These Harvest-Inspired Dishes This Fall

OPB | Oct. 17, 2015 5 a.m.

Try these Portland chefs' delectable make-it-at-home recipes featuring signature local ingredients.