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Oregon Schools To Homebound Kids: Please Read And Do Math

OPB | Jan. 18, 2017

The ice, harsh winds and steep hills conspired to keep the Corbett School District superintendent from even reaching the office Wednesday, along with all of the district's students.

Seattle Bike Rental Program Shuts Down, But Portland Optimistic

OPB | Jan. 18, 2017

Seattle has pulled the plug on its bike rental program known as “PRONTO.” But in Portland, officials say a similar bike program is off to a good start.

Portland Mayor Says Police Will Intervene In Trump Protests If Necessary

OPB | Jan. 18, 2017

Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler is calling on people protesting the inauguration of Donald Trump this week to do so peacefully.

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Obama Grants Clemency To 2 Oregonians

OPB | Jan. 18, 2017 4:45 p.m. | Portland

President Barack Obama’s latest act of clemency included two Oregonians in prison on drug charges.

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After 8 Years Of Unbroken War, Obama Hands Over Conflicts To Trump

NPR | Jan. 18, 2017 6:27 p.m.

President Obama is the first president to serve eight years with the U.S. at war nonstop, from beginning to end. Donald Trump now inherits ongoing conflicts in Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan.

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UO Suspends Football Strength Coach After 3 Players Hospitalized

AP | Jan. 18, 2017 7:58 a.m.

The University of Oregon suspended football strength and conditioning coach Irele Oderinde one month without pay after three players were hospitalized following a series of intense workouts last week.

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9 Questions We Asked Portland's Transportation Commissioner

OPB | Jan. 17, 2017 4:15 p.m. | Portland

Portland Transportation Commissioner Dan Saltzman has promised to conduct a full review of the city’s response to three snow and ice storms that brought Portland to a standstill.

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Transgender Oregonians Hurry To Update Documents Before Trump Takes Office

OPB | Jan. 16, 2017 noon | Portland

Advocates in the Pacific Northwest are encouraging transgender men and women to update their federal documents before the Trump administration begins.


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