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The West Coast Giant Pumpkin Regatta: What Can’t This Gourd Do?

The 2019 West Coast Giant Pumpkin Regatta attracted thousands from around the nation as the massive vegetables were transformed into boats and raced around Tualatin Lake.

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Setting The Table For 8,000

What's it take to feed 8,000-plus people in a day? In Verboort, Oregon, it takes community — and 30,000 pounds of meat. Here's how the sausage (and sauerkraut and applesauce) gets made for its annual fundraiser.

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Oregon Lawmakers Want Answers On Out-Of-State Foster Care Kids

Oregon lawmakers want to know why the number of foster care children being sent out-of-state skyrocketed and how a 9-year-old could be sent to Montana for six months without a welfare check.  

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Q&A With Ken Burns And Lynn Novick On 'The Vietnam War' Part 2

Co-directors Ken Burns and Lynn Novak talk about their upcoming 18-hour documentary on the Vietnam War.

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Q&A With Ken Burns And Lynn Novick On 'The Vietnam War' Part 1

Co-directors Ken Burns and Lynn Novak talk about their upcoming 18-hour documentary on the Vietnam War.

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The Estacada Timber Festival Brings Out Local Competition

Longtime logging competitors meet up once again on the Fourth of July for the Estacada Timber Festival.

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Fun In The Sun At The Cannon Beach Sandcastle Contest

The famous Cannon Beach Sandcastle Contest has been held every June since 1964.

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Lincoln City Summer Kite Festival

The Lincoln City Summer Kite Festival is one of the largest in the country.

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Where To See Fourth Of July Fireworks In The Northwest

Here are some of the Northwest’s top Fourth of July celebrations, offering everything from Main Street parades to glittering fireworks displays.

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'The Four Top': Food Network Champion Tells All | Are Laptop Squatters Killing Cafes? | Surprising Reasons Why Kids Should Cook

What's really happening behind the scenes at the Food Network? Are so-called "laptop squatters" bad for business or good for café culture? And could a cooking class improve your child's test scores? To find out, listen to episode 13 of “The Four Top.”