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Vancouver Launches Training In Response To Immigration Raids

OPB | Sept. 25, 2017

For the first time in Southwest Washington, organizers are training community members on how best to respond to an immigration raid.

Oregon Will Give Washington A Voice In Developing Portland Freeway Tolls

OPB | Sept. 25, 2017

Oregon Gov. Kate Brown directed her transportation officials Monday to give Washington a voice in a new congestion pricing plan being developed for the Portland area.

Portland Police, School Leaders Investigate Fight After Football Game

OPB | Sept. 25, 2017

Portland Police are investigating a fight that broke out Friday night near a MAX station after a high school football game between longtime rivals Grant and Jefferson high schools.

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With Eastbound I-84 Finally Open, Gorge Commuters Return To Normal

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

Regular commuters on Interstate 84 started their week with a return to normal driving routines. 

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Oregon Gov. Kate Brown Opens Re-election Campaign

OPB | Sept. 25, 2017 9 a.m. | Portland

To no one's suprise, Oregon Gov. Kate Brown says she plans to run for re-election to the office she's held since John Kitzhaber's resignation in 2015.

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Oregon's Wolf Population Growing In Mount Emily, Meacham

East Oregonian | Sept. 25, 2017 8:42 a.m.

Since wolves dispersed from Idaho and returned to northeast Oregon in the late 1990s, more of the predators are settling and forming packs in the Walla Walla and Mount Emily wildlife units.

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Competing For Trash: The Hidden Landfills Of The Columbia River Gorge

Northwest News Network | Sept. 24, 2017 11:45 a.m.

Every weekday, 50 to 60 semi-trucks pull off the interstate at Arlington, Oregon, and head up to the Columbia Ridge Landfill with Portland's garbage. Seattle and Kitsap County's also goes there, but by train.

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Gold And Copper Mining In The Rainy Shadow Of A Volcano

KUOW/EarthFix | Sept. 21, 2017 11:43 a.m. | Morton, Washington

The Forest Service has given a Canadian company permission to explore for gold and copper in the shadow of Mount St. Helens.

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OPB | May 11, 2016

OPB Politics Now dives deep into the hottest political topics of the week, offering the scoop on candidates and issues affecting the Pacific Northwest.