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Oregon Secretary Of State 'Taken Aback' By Fake Election News

OPB | Dec. 2, 2016 5 p.m. | Salem, Oregon

Oregon Secretary of State Jeanne Atkins says she was "taken aback" by the amount of misinformation that surrounded Oregon's recent election process. In a speech at Salem City Club, Atkins said even her own Facebook friends were sharing bad information.

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Buses Return To Sellwood Bridge In Portland After 12 Years

OPB | Dec. 2, 2016 3 p.m. | Portland

TriMet buses will start crossing the Sellwood Bridge Monday — after a 12-year absence.

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'OPB Politics Now': What Trump Means For The Northwest

OPB | Dec. 1, 2016 3:14 p.m.

What will a Donald Trump presidency mean for the Northwest?

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A War, The Chainsaw And The 2nd Great Cutting Of The Northwest

OPB/EarthFix | Dec. 1, 2016 noon

Winning World War II depended on raw materials. One such resource grew tall and green in the Pacific Northwest. From our series 'Battle Ready: The Military’s Environmental Legacy In The Northwest.'

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Umatilla Tribes Learned Potential Dangers Of Fossil Fuel Pipelines Years Ago

East Oregonian | Nov. 30, 2016 1:40 p.m.

For tribal officials, a 1999 explosion underscored the potential danger of fossil fuel pipelines criss-crossing the landscape where American Indians live, hunt and retain cultural resources.

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Hot Hot Hot! Seattle, Portland Home Prices Rising Fastest In Nation

Northwest News Network | Nov. 29, 2016 6:15 p.m.

Home prices in the Seattle and Portland metro areas are the rising faster than anywhere else in the country right now — about twice as fast as the national average.

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In The Market For An Oregon Christmas Tree? Be Ready To Pay More

Statesman Journal | Nov. 28, 2016 11:48 a.m.

Oregon's Christmas tree industry, traditionally a powerhouse for the country's holiday firs, has faced a cool down in supply as growers have sold fewer trees and left the market.

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Visitors Flocked To Washington's Manhattan Project Park In 1st Year

AP | Nov. 27, 2016 8:13 a.m. | Spokane, Washington

About 13,000 people visited the park in its first year, despite its relatively remote location in southeastern Washington, far from the state's major population centers.

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Beavers End Drought With 34-24 Civil War Game Victory Over Ducks

AP | Nov. 26, 2016 4:33 p.m. | Corvallis, Oregon

Ryan Nall rushed for 155 yards and four touchdowns, and the Oregon State Beavers snapped an eight-game Civil War losing streak with a 34-24 victory over the rival Oregon Ducks on Saturday

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Salem Councilor Daniel Benjamin Resigns After Social Media Post Uproar

Statesman Journal | Nov. 23, 2016 3:50 p.m.

Salem city councilor Daniel Benjamin said he resigned Wednesday.