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This Winter Was Historically Wet In Seattle, Portland

AP | April 26, 2017

Soggy Seattle has broken another rainfall record, and Portland is inching closer to smashing its own record.

Trump To Sign Executive Order That Could Shrink National Monuments

NPR | April 25, 2017

The Interior Secretary says, under the policy, his department will review protective designations since 1996 of 100,000 acres or more, particularly their size.

In Oregon, May Day Rally At Capitol To Focus On Immigration

AP | April 26, 2017

Some leaders of Oregon's Latino community say they plan to use a May Day rally at the Capitol to protest federal immigration agents arresting immigrant farmworkers.

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4 Questions About Trump's Tax Plan

NPR | April 26, 2017 4:15 a.m.

The Trump administration is set to unveil a set of guidelines on how the president wants to tackle a tax overhaul. It does a lot. But it doesn't stand much of a chance, as is, in Congress.

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Major Businesses Line Up Against Tax Being Considered By Oregon Lawmakers

OPB | April 25, 2017 7 a.m. | Portland

A coalition of Oregon's major business groups say they oppose a proposed gross receipts tax on corporate sales.

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Oregon Bill Would Shield Sexual Assault Victims From Underage Drinking Charges

OPB | April 25, 2017 4:25 p.m. | Salem, Oregon

Sexual assault victims under age 21 could come forward to police without being cited for underage alcohol possession under a measure moving ahead in the Oregon Legislature.

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Oregon Files $3 Million Lawsuit Against Zoom Health Plan

OPB | April 25, 2017 1:56 p.m. | Portland

Oregon filed suit Tuesday against Zoom Health Plan to recover millions of dollars the company was reportedly supposed to pay last year.

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Salmon Cannon Shoots For Its Biggest Project Yet

NWPR/EarthFix | April 25, 2017 2:26 p.m.

The salmon cannon made a big splash a few years ago on local news stations and even had a cameo on HBO’s "Last Week Tonight" with John Oliver. Soon, it could propel fish into its biggest project yet.


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The history of the native people of Oregon and how they went from possessing 100 percent of the state’s land to nearly none of it.  

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OPB | Jan. 20, 2017

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