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10 Most Viewed OPB Stories Of 2017

The Pacific Northwest and the nation saw drastic shifts in every aspect of life in 2017. Here, we've highlighted the top 10 most viewed OPB stories of 2017 and had reporters offer insight on each assignment.

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'Me Siento Nervioso': Cuando La Escuela Se Convierte En Santuario

Niñas y niños latinos están preocupados por lo que podría pasarle a sus familias a raíz de la dura retórica de parte autoridades federales sobre la inmigración ilegal. 

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Producers' Choice: The Best 'Think Out Loud' Conversations Of 2017

As 2017 comes to a close, the staff of OPB's "Think Out Loud" look back on some of their favorite conversations from the past year.

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¿Es El Cerebro De Su Niña O Niño Un Músculo O Una Máquina?

Jason es bueno en ciertas materias escolares y actividades y prefiere hacerlas, sobre aquellas tareas que no son naturales para él. Por el contrario, su compañero de clase Austin dice que le gusta cuando tiene que "trabajar arduamente" para lograr algo.

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Portland City Council Extends Housing Emergency, Relocation Assistance

The housing emergency was first declared October 2015 and has been extended once before to continue to address homelessness in Portland.

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Vancouver Launches Training In Response To Immigration Raids

For the first time in Southwest Washington, organizers are training community members on how best to respond to an immigration raid.

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PPS Launches Investigation Into Alleged Sex Abuse By Former Teacher

Portland Public Schools launched an investigation Tuesday into an alleged pattern of sexual harassment and abuse by a former teacher and coach.

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Raising 2 Sons And Navigating 2 Races

OPB is asking people across the Pacific Northwest to talk about the role race plays in their daily lives. Today, a white couple adjusts to raising a mixed-race family.

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Portland Police To Stop Labeling People As 'Gang Members'

The Portland Police Bureau says it will stop labeling people as gang members following concern the label disproportionately affects people of color.