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Josephine County Public Safety | Portland Police Search | Author Blake Nelson

OPB | May 22, 2017 noon

Voters in Josephine County finally passed a public safety levy. Also, we continue our series of conversations about Portland's next police chief. And we talk to local author Blake Nelson.

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Oregon Timber Counties Struggle To Fund Basic Services As Federal Support Dries Up

AP | May 9, 2017 7:25 a.m. | Roseburg, Oregon

Nearly 30 years after environmental protections slashed logging in federal forests, Oregon counties that thrived on timber revenues for decades are struggling to provide basic services.

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Wondolowski Reaches 125 Goals As Earthquakes Top Timbers 3-0

AP | May 7, 2017 8:13 a.m. | San Jose, California

Chris Wondolowski scored two goals, reaching 125 for his career, and the San Jose Earthquakes smothered the Portland Timbers 3-0 on Saturday night.

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Tesho Akindele's Goal Earns Dallas 2-2 Draw With Portland

AP | April 30, 2017 8:39 a.m. | Frisco, Texas

Tesho Akindele scored his first goal in the 80th minute and FC Dallas rallied twice to tie the Portland Timbers 2-2 on Saturday night in a battle of the top two teams in the Western Conference.

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Providence Park Plans 4,000-Seat Expansion

OPB | April 26, 2017 4:15 p.m. | Portland

Providence Park released photos of its proposed expansion project, which would add 4,000 new seats to the venue.

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Trump Administration To Impose 20 Percent Tariff On Canadian Lumber

NPR | April 25, 2017 4:18 a.m.

In a dispute that dates back decades, the Trump administration announced it will levy a 20 percent tariff on imports of softwood lumber from Canada, which is used primarily in housing construction.

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Nagbe, Timbers Beat Whitecaps 2-1

AP | April 23, 2017 8:25 a.m. | Portland

Darlington Nagbe scored a spectacular goal and Darren Mattocks added his first of the season as the Portland Timbers defeated the Vancouver Whitecaps 2-1 on Saturday afternoon.

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Oregon Drops Several Defenses In $1.4 Billion Timber Lawsuit

Capital Press | April 21, 2017 2:21 p.m.

Last year, Linn County filed a lawsuit accusing Oregon of violating contracts with 15 counties by reducing logging on about 650,000 acres of forestland the counties had donated to the state.

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Sporting KC Beats The Timbers 1-0 In Portland

AP | April 16, 2017 7:30 a.m. | Portland

Kansas City remained one of just two teams in Major League Soccer without a loss. It was the team's fourth shutout of the season.

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Fanendo Adi Sets Timbers' Career Goals Mark In 3-1 Win Over Philadelphia

AP | April 9, 2017 8:43 a.m. | Chester, Pennsylvania

Fanendo Adi became Portland's career goals leader with 46, scoring to close out the Timbers' 3-1 victory over the winless Philadelphia Union on Saturday night.

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Late Score Pulls Revolution Into 1-1 Draw With Timbers

AP | April 3, 2017 6:44 a.m. | Portland

Lee Nguyen's rebound goal in the 85th minute pulled the New England Revolution into a 1-1 draw with the Portland Timbers on Sunday night.

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McCollum Nets 32 As Blazers Beat Timberwolves 112-100

AP | March 26, 2017 8:19 a.m. | Portland

CJ McCollum seems to have Minnesota's number dialed in — he's scored 20 or more points in four straight matchups with the Timberwolves.

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Timbers Beat Galaxy 1-0 For 1st Road Victory Since 2015

AP | March 13, 2017 6:55 a.m. | Carson, Califonria

Diego Chara scored in the eighth minute for his seventh career goal in seven MLS seasons and the Portland Timbers beat the undermanned L.A. Galaxy 1-0 on Sunday.

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Northwest Lumber Producers Watching Canada Closely

OPB | March 6, 2017 2:06 p.m.

A long-standing trade dispute between the U.S. and Canada over softwood lumber is heating up again.

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Timbers Open Season With 5-1 Rout Of Minnesota

AP | March 4, 2017 9:30 a.m. | Portland

Disappointed at the way last season ended, the Portland Timbers moved on with a decisive win over the expansion Minnesota United.

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Portland Timbers Waive F Jack McInerney

AP | March 2, 2017 7:54 a.m. | Portland

The 24-year-old appeared in 24 matches for Portland last season, including eight starts, and had five goals. It was his lone season with the Timbers.

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Portland Timbers' U23 Team Moving To Salem

Statesman Journal | Feb. 6, 2017 8:10 a.m.

The Portland Timbers U23 soccer team announced on Friday that they will be moving their operations and team south to the state capital in Salem ahead of the 2017 season.

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Timbers' Borchers Announces Retirement

AP | Feb. 3, 2017 11:22 a.m. | Portland

The Timbers announced Borchers' retirement on Friday, but said he would stay with Portland as part of the broadcast and community relations teams.

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Freddy Adu Will Join Preseason Practice With Timbers

AP | Jan. 25, 2017 12:43 p.m. | Portland

When he was 14, Adu was the No. 1 pick in the 2004 Major League Soccer SuperDraft, going to D.C. United. He is the youngest player to score a goal in league history.

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Timber Industry May Challenge Cascade-Siskiyou Monument Expansion

OPB | Jan. 13, 2017 3:32 p.m.

The timber industry thinks it may able to reverse President Barack Obama's expansion of the Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument in Southern Oregon.