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Path Of Partiality: Portlanders Celebrate Solar Eclipse

OPB | Aug. 21, 2017 12:47 p.m. | Portland

Thousands gathered Monday along Portland's downtown harbor wall and in the Willamette River to see the solar eclipse.

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Portland Woman Attacked Day Before Fatal MAX Stabbings Says Police, TriMet Failed Her

OPB | Aug. 18, 2017 10:07 a.m. | Portland

A woman who reported being physically assaulted by a white supremacist a day before he stabbed three people on a MAX train is questioning why police didn't arrest him after her attack.

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Black Seniors Reminisce On A Changing Portland In Brain Health Study

OPB | Aug. 18, 2017 10:07 a.m. | Portland

An OHSU cognitive health study considers whether reminiscence can slow memory loss in African-American seniors. "Think Out Loud" spoke with study leader Raina Croff and study participant Edna White.

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Portland Commissioner Nick Fish Says He Has Stomach Cancer

OPB | Aug. 17, 2017 11:33 a.m. | Portland

Portland Commissioner Nick Fish announced Thursday he has stomach cancer. He has not decided whether to seek another term next year.

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Portland Eclipse-Chasers Share Tips For 1st-Timers

OPB | Aug. 17, 2017 6:20 a.m. | Portland

From Bolivia to Zimbabwe, Portland couple Larry and Paulette Filz have traveled the world to see 10 total eclipses. Here they share tips for making the most of the Aug. 21 total eclipse. 

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Oregon Schools Cut Staff, Programs, Despite Budget Increases

AP | Aug. 14, 2017 2:46 p.m. | Portland, Ore.

Despite more than $400 million in budget increases this year for Oregon Public Schools, many districts have been forced to trim teaching positions and programs.

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Airbnb Wants Portland To End Short-Term Rental Inspections

Portland Tribune | Aug. 14, 2017 12:16 p.m.

Bay area company wants to deregulate industry and allow listing companies to handle registration of new hosts.

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Portland NAACP On Charlottesville: 'We Won't Tolerate Racism'

OPB | Aug. 12, 2017 4:47 p.m. | Portland

Portland's chapter of the NAACP wasn't planning to spend its Saturday afternoon rallying. But things changed when news of violence, injuries and even death spilled out of Charlottesville, Virginia.

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Portland Landlords Appeal Renter Relocation Decision

OPB | Aug. 11, 2017 11:46 a.m. | Portland

Two Portland landlords will continue their legal challenge to an ordinance that requires them to help pay relocation expenses for their tenants in some situations.

News | Think Out Loud

News Roundtable | Obesity And Prejudice | Teen Pregnancy Prevention

OPB | Aug. 11, 2017 noon

Heavy Asian-Americans are more likely to be perceived as "American." Also, what was being taught in a teen pregnancy prevention program whose federal funding has been cut? And the news of the week.

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All Classical Portland CEO Retires Amid Station Unrest

OPB | Aug. 10, 2017 4:39 p.m. | Portland

Jack Allen steered the classical music station through significant growth, but his tenure was also marked by internal strife.

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Portland's Next Police Chief Says She's Here To 'Strengthen' Bureau

OPB | Aug. 10, 2017 1:49 p.m. | Portland

Mayor Ted Wheeler's pick for police chief, Danielle Outlaw, comes to Portland after 19 years with the Oakland Police Department. Since 2013, she served as a deputy chief.

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Overlook Neighborhood Association Looks To Exclude Homeless

Portland Tribune | Aug. 10, 2017 9:59 a.m.

City says neighborhood associations aren't designed for just those who own homes. The future of Hazelnut Grove village remains in question.

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Dave Depper Plays From His 'Hyper-Confessional' New Album

opbmusic | Aug. 10, 2017 8 a.m.

One of Portland's most in-demand sidemen moves to center stage to play from his first solo release, "Emotional Freedom Technique," in our studio.

News | local

Portland Ignores DA's Advice On Police Use-Of-Force Investigations

OPB | Aug. 9, 2017 3:01 p.m. | Portland

City Council members unanimously voted to require Portland police officers who use deadly force to give a statement to internal affairs within 48 hours of the event.

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Portland Parks And Rec Plans More East Multnomah Parks

Portland Tribune | Aug. 8, 2017 2:09 p.m.

Portland Parks & Recreation plans more parks in East Multnomah County east of 122nd Ave.

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PSU Transforms Pickathon Music Stage Into 'Sleeping Pods'

OPB | Aug. 7, 2017 9:47 a.m. | Happy Valley, Oregon

Pickathon Music Festival's Treeline Stage, designed by Portland State University architecture students, will be reconstructed into sleeping pods for homeless veterans in Clackamas.

Arts | World | local | State of Wonder

Suspended Moment: 2 Artists Explore Atomic Legacy

OPB | Aug. 5, 2017 12:45 p.m. | Portland

Visual artist Yukiyo Kawano and choreographer Meshi Chavez talk about the show they brought to Los Alamos, Hanford, and now Portland.

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Nick Fish On Finding Portland's Next Arts Chief

OPB | Aug. 5, 2017 11:20 a.m. | Portland

Portland City Council's point man on arts policy talks about what he's looking for as the hiring process picks up steam.

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Metro Portland's Arts Agency Looks For New Leadership

OPB | Aug. 4, 2017 3:01 p.m. | Portland

The Regional Arts and Culture Council seeks a replacement for long-time administrator Eloise Damrosch.