• Oregon doesn’t have enough placements for children in foster care. So, the state is shipping some of the most vulnerable kids across state lines. And the facilities that many of those kids are going to are operated by a privately-run company that used to have a contract with Washington State. That contract was cancelled because of a number of serious problems, including reports of abuse.

 

  

  • An Ontario nonprofit started five years ago to combat negative perceptions of Latinos in the community. Now, Euvalcree runs events and leadership development courses, and works with Ontario city leadership. This week, the nonprofit opened an office in Hermiston. We talk with Euvalcree executive director Gustavo Morales.

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