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White House Recognizes Portland For Curbing Veteran Homelessness

OPB | Dec. 10, 2016 3:46 p.m. | Portland

Portland leaders and non-profits that provide services for families of homeless veterans announced Saturday that Portland and Multnomah County were recognized by the White House for their efforts.

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Astoria Police Try Out Training To Address Implicit Biases

Daily Astorian | Dec. 10, 2016 12:54 p.m. | Astoria, Oregon

This week, Astoria Police became the first department to use a new officer training tool that focuses on recognizing, and rooting out, “implicit biases.”

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Bill Allows Return Of Kennewick Man To Tribes

AP | Dec. 10, 2016 noon | Seattle

The Yakama Nation and other Columbia Basin tribes praised the passage of a bill in Congress on Saturday that will return their ancestor, known as Kennewick Man, to the tribes.

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CIA Concludes Russian Interference Aimed To Elect Trump

NPR | Dec. 10, 2016 11:20 a.m.

NPR has confirmed that intelligence officials say it's now "quite clear" Russian hackers worked to tip the presidency in Donald Trump's favor. Trump's transition team has dismissed the assessment.

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Police Seek Link Between Missing Dogs And Southern Oregon Dog Fighting Ring

KOPB TV | Dec. 10, 2016 11 a.m.

Animal control officers in Josephine County are seeing a direct link between missing dogs and evidence of an illegal dog fighting ring in Southern Oregon.

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Oregon Officials To Open Part Of Coast To Dungeness Crabbing

AP | Dec. 10, 2016 10:53 a.m. | Newport, Oregon

Oregon officials plan to open the commercial crab season on Dec. 18 for a portion of coast that runs from Cape Blanco to the Oregon-California border.

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Budget, Affordable Housing Among Oregon Legislature Priorities

OPB | Dec. 9, 2016 5:09 p.m. | Salem, Oregon

Oregon lawmakers are returning to the State Capitol next week for a final round of prep work before the new legislative session begins.

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Inquest To Examine Police Shooting Of Pasco Farmworker

Northwest News Network | Dec. 9, 2016 4:25 p.m.

A coroner’s inquest is set to begin Monday in Pasco, Washington, spotlighting the police shooting death of Antonio Zambrano-Montes.

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Winner Of Oregon Softball Team's Rifle Raffle Turns AR-15 Into Garden Tools

Portland Tribune | Dec. 9, 2016 3:51 p.m. | Lake Oswego, Oregon

A group in Lake Oswego watched the dismantling of the AR-15 rifle that the Rev. Jeremy Lucas had won earlier this year in a raffle sponsored by a Gresham softball team.

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Traumatized Oregon Veteran To Get Access To Medical Care Under New Law

OPB | Dec. 9, 2016 3:41 p.m. | Portland

Tens of thousands of former military personnel could get access to medical care following passage of the Veterans Fairness Act on Thursday.