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Roseburg: One Week Later

OPB | Oct. 9, 2015 12:06 p.m.

A week after the mass shooting at Umpqua Community College, the president is meeting with victims' families and the community is still reeling.

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Chinook Tribes Employ New Tactic In Ongoing Quest For Federal Recognition

OPB | Oct. 7, 2015 12:45 p.m.

After a decades-long struggle for federal recognition, Tribal Chairman Tony Johnson is requesting an executive order.

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News Roundtable: September 11, 2015

OPB | Sept. 11, 2015 12:06 p.m.

It’s time for our news roundtable, where we take a look at some of the big stories of the week with a rotating panel of journalists and other news watchers.

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Union Members Voice Concern Over Correctional Officers' Working Conditions

OPB | Sept. 1, 2015 12:25 p.m.

Long, stressful hours have high costs for Oregon corrections officers.

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East Oregon Cities Rebrand Small-Town Life

OPB | Aug. 31, 2015 4:15 p.m. | Portland

Pendleton and Hermiston are trying on new brands in an effort to lure fresh faces.

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Oregon's Farm To School Funding Expanded

OPB | Aug. 6, 2015 12:06 p.m.

The legislature nearly quadrupled the amount of money available for schools to buy locally grown and processed food this year.

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The Climate Action Plan And Oregon

OPB | Aug. 4, 2015 12:06 p.m.

New rules announced yesterday by President Obama require reductions of carbon dioxide emissions from power plants by 2030.

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New Play Looks Back On Portland's Past

OPB | July 31, 2015 12:40 p.m. | Portland

A new play from Hand2Mouth Theatre imagines what the characters in the film, My Own Private Idaho, would be doing 25 years later.

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State Of Wonder: Aug. 1, 2015

OPB | Aug. 1, 2015 noon | Portland

This week, a tasty sandwich: coverage of the Seattle Art Fair, then KMHD program director Matt Fleeger takes us on a tour of Portland's jazz scene.

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Mayor Charlie Hales Goes To The Vatican

OPB | July 28, 2015 12:06 p.m. | Portland

We talk with Portland Mayor Charlie Hales, who just returned a summit with 60 mayors from around the world called by Pope Francis.