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OPB Politics Now: DNC Wrapup, Politics Of Homelessness And More

OPB | July 29, 2016 1 p.m.

OPB Politics Now talks boos at the Democratic National Convention, then swings the focus to regional issues such as homelessness in Portland and Measure 97 (formerly IP28).

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Cowlitz Tribe Can Continue Casino Construction, Following Court Ruling

OPB | July 29, 2016 12:16 p.m. | Portland

Construction of a half-billion-dollar new casino 15 minutes north of Portland can continue full bore Friday following a federal appeals court ruling.

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Cowlitz Tribe Wins Federal Appeal

The Columbian | July 29, 2016 11:45 a.m.

An federal appeals court ruling has settled the fate of the Cowlitz Tribe's $510 million casino-resort under construction near La Center.

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Oregon State Fairgrounds To Host Marijuana Fair, Grow Competition

Statesman Journal | July 28, 2016 noon

The Oregon State Fairgrounds will host a marijuana growers' fair from Aug 13. to Aug. 15, the first of its kind since the plant was legalized for recreational use in 2014.

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Zane Grey's Oregon Cabin Added To Historic Places Registry

AP | July 28, 2016 11:03 a.m.

A small cabin on Oregon's Rogue River has been designated for preservation under the National Register of Historic Places.

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Jay Inslee Featured In Dramatic Climate Change Film Shown At DNC

OPB | July 27, 2016 1:08 p.m. | Philadelphia

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee, who has made the environment a cornerstone of his political career, is featured in a video produced by filmmaker James Cameron for the Democratic National Convention.

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Trial Begins For Oregon Man Accused Of Shooting At Deputies

The Register-Guard | July 27, 2016 10:11 a.m.

A trial is underway for a Cottage Grove man who stands accused of using a semiautomatic rifle to intentionally shoot at three Lane County sheriff’s deputies, wounding one of them.

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Clinton Makes History As Democratic Presidential Nominee

NPR | July 26, 2016 1:10 p.m.

It is a historic first 150 years in the making, starting when suffragettes demanded the right to vote and Victoria Claflin Woodhull became the first woman to run for president in the United States.

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Thousands Flock To Northwest's Largest Powwow

Northwest News Network | July 25, 2016 5:15 p.m.

Over the weekend, hundreds of dancers joined traditional drummers at the Northwest's largest powwow in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho.

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British Columbia Lottery Taking Bets On US Election

Northwest News Network | July 25, 2016 4:30 p.m.

Bet you didn't know people can bet on the outcome of the presidential election via the lottery. Not our lottery mind you, but the one in British Columbia.