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Visitors To Oregon For Solar Eclipse Could Exceed 1 Million

The Register-Guard | March 27, 2017 8:03 a.m.

On Aug. 21, not long after the clock strikes 10 a.m. on the central Oregon Coast, the moon will blot out the sun, briefly turning day into night and warmth into coolness.

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The Final Four: UNC-Chapel Hill Vs. Oregon, South Carolina Vs. Gonzaga

NPR | March 27, 2017 5:09 a.m.

For this year's NCAA semifinals two teams are first-timers, one hasn't been to the Final Four since 1939 and the Tarheels are back for their 20th shot at the championship.

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Oregon Will Need To Upset A Giant To Reach The Final Four

AP | March 26, 2017 11:50 a.m. | Bridgeport, Connecticut

The Ducks stand one win away from their first trip to the Final Four. But for that to happen they would have to pull off one of the greatest upsets in women's basketball history, knocking off No. 1 UConn.

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Wolves Wipe Out Chickens, Geese At NE Oregon Residence

Capital Press | March 26, 2017 10:35 a.m.

Wolves killed at least eight chickens and a goose March 23 in a pack attack that left feathers, chicken parts and “hundreds” of wolf tracks around the site, according to the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife.

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Slow Going As Oregon Legislative Session Hits 2-month Mark

AP | March 26, 2017 8:34 a.m. | Salem, Oregon

Lawmakers in Salem are about to wrap up the second month of this roughly five and a half-month session, and yet some of the biggest issues before them have been slow-going at best.

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Ducks Advance To 1st Final 4 In 78 Years With Win Over Kansas

AP | March 25, 2017 8 p.m. | Kansas City, Missouri

Tyler Dorsey poured in 27 points, Dillon Brooks added 17 and plucky Oregon ended Kansas' romp through the NCAA Tournament with a 74-60 victory Saturday night.

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Oregon State Exits Tournament After 66-53 Loss To Florida State

AP | March 25, 2017 5:50 p.m. | Stockton, California

Sydney Wiese, the Beavers' leading scorer, wound up with just nine points on 3-for-14 shooting and missed all 10 of her 3-point tries in her final collegiate game.

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Govs. Inslee And Brown Band Together To Challenge Trump's Energy Plans

OPB | March 25, 2017 4:28 p.m.

Oregon Gov. Kate Brown and Gov. Jay Inslee of Washington are banding together in support of clean energy.

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Oregon Wallops Maryland 77-63 To Continue Tournament Run Into Elite 8

AP | March 25, 2017 11:07 a.m. | Bridgeport, Connecticut

The Ducks continued their improbable run through the NCAA Tournament with a 77-63 upset win over third-seeded Maryland.

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Crossed Swords Lead To 'Classical Crossroads' Concert

OPB | March 25, 2017 10:37 a.m. | Portland

Facebook feud gives rise to program of vanguard compositions for 45th Parallel.

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Northwest Sheriffs Say ICE Report Is An Invitation To Violate The Law

OPB | March 24, 2017 5:55 p.m. | Portland

Local sheriffs say they are being shamed by the Trump administration for abiding by the U.S. Constitution.

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See Art, Win Money, Make A Difference With 2 New Portland Programs

OPB | March 24, 2017 4:19 p.m. | Portland

Art Passport PDX and Artists Resist are two new programs from arts writer and activist Jennifer Rabin meant to get you embracing art.

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Portland Choreographer Jayanthi Raman's 'Duality' Hits Political Hurdle

OPB | March 24, 2017 11:33 a.m. | Portland

Jayanthi Raman has been staging internationally renowned shows in Portland for nearly 30 years. This one had a small hiccup.

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Lyle Ritz RIP | Classical Music Feud | Wendy Red Star | Feminist Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon

OPB | March 25, 2017 noon | Portland

This week on "State of Wonder," words nerds and classical music lovers rumble, artists get political, and Wendy Red Star soars.  

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Portland Mayor Runs Out Of Time Delivering State Of The City Speech

OPB | March 24, 2017 10:23 a.m. | Portland

In his first major speech since he took office, Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler revealed a little more of his vision for the city — but ran out of time before finishing his prepared remarks.

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Oregon Lawmakers To Decide The Future Of No-Cause Evictions

OPB | March 23, 2017 5:18 p.m. | Salem, Oregon

Landlords in Oregon have almost unlimited power to kick out tenants. Now, as state lawmakers grapple with a statewide housing crisis, they consider eliminating no-cause evictions.

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'OPB Politics Now': Liberals Vs. Liberals At Portland City Hall

OPB | March 23, 2017 3:44 p.m. | Portland

Portland commissioners are trying to enact a progressive agenda, but activists in council chambers are yelling at them to focus more on police reform and homelessness.

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Oregon Senate Votes To Increase Legal Age For Tobacco Purchases

OPB | March 23, 2017 3:15 p.m. | Salem, Oregon

Young people in Oregon could soon need to be at least 21 years old to buy tobacco products.

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Q&A: Steve Amen Of 'Oregon Field Guide' On Retirement, What's Next

OPB | March 23, 2017 12:30 p.m.

Steve Amen is retiring this year, and the next episode of "Oregon Field Guide" will be his last. He talks about his nearly three decades on the show — and what's next.

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Fewer Teachers, Larger Classes: Oregon Schools Itemize Budget Cuts

OPB | March 23, 2017 11:38 a.m. | Portland

School districts across Oregon are warning of potentially deep budget cuts, if legislators don’t find additional money for public schools.