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State of Wonder: Oct. 10, 2015

OPB | Oct. 10, 2015 noon

Unabashed truths: from Blitzen Trapper's road-tested rock to St. Johns' sounds to the secret everybody keeps about Shakespeare's English.

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Longtime Oregonian Publisher Fred Stickel Dies

OPB | Sept. 28, 2015 12:45 p.m.

Fred Stickel was the publisher of the Oregonian for 34 years.

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The Marijuana Banking Conundrum

OPB | Sept. 28, 2015 12:06 p.m.

Marijuana businesses face some significant challenges when it comes to banking, leading many to operate cash-only businesses. But solutions could be on the horizon.

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Warm Springs Tribes "Recovering Voices" In D.C.

OPB | Sept. 22, 2015 12:45 p.m.

Members of the Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs took advantage of a grant from the Smithsonian to go to the museum and access tribal artifacts.

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In-Migration Is Good News For Oregon 'Timber Belt'

OPB | Sept. 14, 2015 12:30 p.m.

Unlike the Rust Belt or the Corn Belt, the population of Oregon's Timber Belt is actually stable.

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State Of Wonder: Sept. 12, 2015

OPB | Sept. 12, 2015 noon | Portland

The inside straight on the outsider view: C. Spike Trotman, Patrick DeWitt, Holcombe Waller's Requiem, and more!

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State of Wonder: Sept. 5, 2015

OPB | Sept. 5, 2015 noon | Portland

We travel from the trailer parks of outer space to the front lines of forest fires with graphic novelist Craig Thompson, musician Craig Finn, the Astoria Music Festival, the Riot Grrrl scene and more.

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Mt. Hood Or Wy'east?

OPB | Sept. 1, 2015 12:40 p.m.

We discuss the origin of the name of Mt. Hood and explore Wy'east, which has long been thought to be a Native American name for the mountain.

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A New Kind Of College

OPB | Sept. 1, 2015 12:06 p.m.

The Wayfinding Academy aims to be a new two-year college in Portland.

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Rebranding Eastern Oregon

OPB | Aug. 31, 2015 12:40 p.m.

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