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New Wapato Jail Owner On Its Future As A Homeless Shelter

In mid-April, Multnomah County sold the Wapato Jail to developer Marty Kehoe for commercial use. Now, Jordan Schnitzer has bought the property and hopes to turn it into a homeless shelter.

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China Proposes A 15 Percent Tariff On Oregon Hazelnuts

China has proposed a 15 percent tariff on United States hazelnuts. The industry says it might be a blessing in disguise.

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'We're All Sisters': Finding Stability At Kenton Women's Village

Kenton Women's Village provides temporary housing and transitional support to homeless women. But perhaps most importantly, it offers a safe community for those who have struggled to find stability.

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Represented: Oregon-Idaho Border

We travel to far Eastern Oregon, where for many businesses, it's hard not to think the grass is greener on the other side of the border ... in Idaho.

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REBROADCAST: Rent Control

Across the state, Oregonians who rent are struggling to find and keep their homes. We hear from voices on all sides of the issue.

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Solar Eclipse Or Bust: Small Oregon Towns Grapple With How To Prepare For Thousands

The town of Spray, population 160, is bracing for 10,000 visitors and wondering, how do you begin to feed and house that many?

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Northwest Lumber Producers Watching Canada Closely

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

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Represented: Oregon's Housing Affordability Crisis

Across the state, Oregonians who rent are struggling to find and keep their homes. We hear from voices on all sides of the issue.

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Design, Planning And New Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler

We listen back to what Ted Wheeler said as a candidate about his arts agenda for Portland, and learn about what design, architecture and planning challenges lie ahead during Wheeler's tenure.

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News Roundtable | Charlie Hales Exit Interview

Our news roundtable takes up some of the biggest news of the week, and Portland mayor Charlie Hales joins us for his last interview in that job.