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Quality Over Quantity: Rock Climber Alex Honnold On Life And Risk

OPB | Nov. 23, 2015 12:32 p.m.

Honnold is famous for his free solo climbs — thousands of feet up sheer rock walls without rope.


Portland Opens West Final With 3-1 Win Over FC Dallas

AP | Nov. 23, 2015 6:25 a.m.

The Portland Timbers beat FC Dallas 3-1 in the first leg of Major League Soccer's Western Conference finals.

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Timbers Playoff Run Continues Sunday Against FC Dallas

OPB | Nov. 21, 2015 12:52 p.m.

The Portland Timbers face off against FC Dallas Sunday at Portland's Providence Park in the first leg of Major League Soccer’s Western Conference Championship.

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Fantasy Sports Industry Asks Washington Legislature To Be Legalized

Northwest News Network | Nov. 20, 2015 5:54 p.m.

Washington and Montana are two of only six states that keep out fantasy sports operators such as FanDuel and DraftKings.

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Wash. Senate Committee Discusses Fantasy Sports

AP | Nov. 20, 2015 2:33 p.m. | Olympia, Washington

Washington lawmakers discussed a bill that proposes legalizing casual, season-long fantasy leagues.

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Washington Ski Season Begins With Mt. Baker Ski Area Opening

AP | Nov. 19, 2015 8:34 a.m.

Many ski areas in Washington usually don't open until Thanksgiving or later. But recent storms have brought fresh powder to the region.


Phil Knight Donates Millions For New UO Sports Complex

The Register-Guard | Nov. 12, 2015 10:35 a.m.

The University of Oregon’s planned sports science center already has a name: the Marcus Mariota Sports Performance Complex.


University Of Missouri President And Chancellor Step Down

NPR | Nov. 9, 2015 8:26 a.m.

After protests, a student's hunger strike and a strike by some football players, President Tim Wolfe and Chancellor R. Bowen Loftin announced their resignations.


Portland Timbers Advance To West Finals

AP | Nov. 9, 2015 6:23 a.m.

Inches away from getting eliminated in the MLS Cup playoffs, the Portland Timbers are bound for the Western Conference finals with a 2-0 win over the Vancouver Whitecaps on Sunday night.

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Timbers Face Vancouver Whitecaps In MLS Semifinal Match

OPB | Nov. 6, 2015 3:49 p.m.

The Portland Timbers face off against the Vancouver, B.C., Whitecaps Sunday in the second leg of Major League Soccer’s Western Conference Semifinal.