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Q&A With Ken Burns And Lynn Novick On 'The Vietnam War' Part 2

OPB | July 25, 2017 11:15 a.m.

Co-directors Ken Burns and Lynn Novak talk about their upcoming 18-hour documentary on the Vietnam War.

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An Artist Lights The Way From Vietnam To The Oregon Coast

OPB | July 20, 2017 4:35 p.m.

Drawn from his childhood memories, Lam Quang handcrafts sculptural lanterns out of bamboo frames and his own handmade paper.

local | NW Life | Arts | The Vietnam War

From Vietnam War Refugee To Renowned Oregon Dancer

OPB | July 20, 2017 4:14 p.m.

Marrying modern choreography with traditional Southeast Asian dance, Minh Tran formed Minh Tran & Company, becoming a prolific choreographer and sought-after educator.

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'The Four Top': Au Courant Canned Beverages | Nudist Natural Wine | Nutrition Info On Booze?

OPB | July 17, 2017 9:30 a.m. | Portland

Why are craft beers and fine wines now being sold in aluminum cans? And what's the so-called 'natural wine' movement all about? Should nutrition information be printed on alcoholic beverage labels?

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History, Beer And Throwing Heavy Things At Portland Highland Games

OPB | July 15, 2017 3:48 p.m. | Gresham, Oregon

The Portland Highland Games have become somewhat of a Northwest institution — part Scottish celebration and part beer league softball.

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The Estacada Timber Festival Brings Out Local Competition

OPB | July 4, 2017 5:36 p.m. | Estacada, Oregon

Longtime logging competitors meet up once again on the Fourth of July for the Estacada Timber Festival.

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The TrackTown Summer Series And A Sport's Path To Popularity

OPB | July 2, 2017 7:07 p.m. | Gresham, Oregon

The TrackTown Summer Series came to the Portland area on its three-city tour. The nascent series is part of broad efforts to increase the sport’s U.S. popularity in non-Olympic years.

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Hut-To-Hut Biking On Mount Hood

OPB | June 30, 2017 1:45 p.m.

The Cascade Huts are 256-square foot green, metal structures along the Mount Hood bike loop.

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Skip The Drama, Backpack With A Llama In Oregon

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

Llama backpacking is popular among Oregonians who don't want to carry a heavy pack on the trail.

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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.