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'I Was So Broken': 14 Years In Oregon's Foster Care System

OPB | Aug. 26, 2016

Here is the story of one woman's tormented path through Oregon's child welfare system.

Breaking The Rules: Visitors Misbehave As National Park Service Celebrates Centennial

AP | Aug. 28, 2016

From Tennessee's Great Smoky Mountains to the Grand Canyon of Arizona, major parks are grappling with illegal camping, vandalism, theft of resources, wildlife harassment and other visitor misbehavior.

Portland Opens 1st New High School In Decades

OPB | Aug. 26, 2016

Roosevelt High School students return Monday to a brand new facility. It's the first of three new high schools Portland Public Schools will open over the next year or so. 

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FAA Authorizes Pendleton Drone Range To Fly Higher

East Oregonian | Aug. 28, 2016 12:51 p.m. | Pendleton, Oregon

The Federal Aviation Administration just gave the Pendleton Unmanned Aerial Systems Range its competitive advantage back.

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Donald Trump Confirms Campaign Visit To Western Washington Next Tuesday

Northwest News Network | Aug. 26, 2016 5:15 p.m.

Donald Trump's campaign has confirmed the Republican presidential nominee is coming to western Washington for a fundraiser and a rally next Tuesday.

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Cannabis Business Groups Sponsor Event To Help Clear Convictions

OPB | Aug. 27, 2016 4:59 p.m.

Dozens of people signed up for a free clinic in Portland Saturday that offered to help clear marijuana convictions from their records.

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Oregon Says 5,000 Taxpayers Are Owed $1 Million

OPB | Aug. 28, 2016 8 a.m. | Portland

Thousands of Oregon taxpayers have refund checks awaiting them.  If the money isn’t claimed within two years, it’s more difficult to track down.

Politics | News | local | Election | Election 2016

OPB Politics Now: Trump Skips Oregon, Citizen Panel Endorses M97, And More

OPB | Aug. 25, 2016 12:16 p.m.

Host Geoff Norcross is joined by OPB senior political reporter Jeff Mapes, state political reporter Chris Lehman, and news director Anna Griffin.

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