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Arizona Family Promotes 'Right To Try' Legislation In Salem

OPB | Feb. 26, 2015 3:10 p.m. | Portland

Supporters of a bill to give terminally ill people the right to try experimental drugs, met with lawmakers in Salem Thursday.

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"Hike It Baby" Aims To Get Parents And Children Outdoors

AP | Feb. 14, 2015 2 p.m.

A group called Hike It Baby, which recently opened a branch in Salem, is encouraging new parents to get outdoors by offering a supportive atmosphere on organized weekly hikes.

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Multnomah County Considers Banning Sales Of E-Cigarettes To Kids

OPB | Feb. 5, 2015 1:59 p.m. | Portland

E-cigarette use among 11th graders in Multnomah County almost tripled between 2011 and 2013.

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Flu Season Hits Oregon

OPB | Jan. 8, 2015 12:49 p.m. | Portland

Flu season appears to have reached Oregon.

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Portland School Board Continues Talks On Changing Transfer Rules

OPB | Dec. 2, 2014 9:05 a.m.

The Portland school board discussed plans to change transfer rules with parents Monday night at Jefferson High School.

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Suit Filed Against Hillsboro Jehovah's Witnesses, Alleging 1980s Abuse

OPB | Dec. 1, 2014 2:15 p.m. | Portland

Lawyers filed suit against the Jehovah's Witnesses Monday, for alleged abuse against two children in a Hillsboro congregation back in the 1980s.

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Sheriff: School Shooter Invited Victims To Lunch

AP | Oct. 27, 2014 2:46 p.m. | Marysville, Washington

Investigators say that a gunman responsible for a shooting at a Washington state high school on Friday invited his victims to lunch by text message.

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Effort Underway To Preserve Wallowa Lake Moraine

AP | Oct. 20, 2014 1:44 p.m. | Enterprise, Oregon

An effort is underway in northeastern Oregon to preserve a prominent part of one of the state's premier camping, tourist and scenic areas — the east moraine along Wallowa Lake.

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Moms For And Against Measure 91 Hold Dueling Press Conferences

OPB | Oct. 17, 2014 3:41 p.m.

Mothers campaigned for and against Oregon’s Measure 91 Friday. The measure would allow adults in Oregon to grow, possess and sell marijuana under state regulations.

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Big Donor Backs Oregon Open Primary Measure

AP | Oct. 17, 2014 1:11 p.m. | Portland

The Houston billionaire who has given $1.5 million in support of a ballot measure to change Oregon's primary election system says the proposed format is one of the few solutions to lessening the dysfunction in Washington, D.C.