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Independent Party Opens Its Primary

OPB | April 20, 2015

The Independent Party of Oregon, which has recently gone from minor to major party status, announced it will open its primary to unaffiliated voters.

Waiting For University Of Oregon Documents

OPB | Jan. 26, 2015

MONDAY: The University of Oregon has demanded the return of 22,000 pages of documents that were obtained by an unnamed professor who has so far refused to give them back.

Northwest Clinicians Will Share Notes With Patients Online

OPB | April 15, 2014

TUESDAY: A group of nine medical care providers is the first to regionally adopt an online medical information portal.

Northwest Passages: Willy Vlautin

OPB | April 23, 2010

Singer, songwriter and novelist Willy Vlautin on the hard-knock life.

Coming out of Copenhagen

OPB | Dec. 18, 2009

What did and didn't come out Copenhagen — and why?

Referendum Signatures

OPB | Sept. 15, 2009

What part of participating in a democracy should be anonymous?

Measure 65: Open Primary

OPB | Sept. 16, 2008

Should Oregon adopt a top-two primary system?

Open Source City

OPB | July 25, 2008

What's the state of the open source movement today, and where is it going?