Gov. Brown Commutes Inmate's Sentence On Eve Of Transfer To Adult Custody

OPB | Aug. 15, 2017

In 2010, Brandon Dixon committed several armed robberies.

Watch: Why Eclipses Have Always Fascinated Us

OPB | Aug. 14, 2017

One event links ancient mythology, the world's first computer and Albert Einstein. It's happening in Oregon on August 21st.

Portland Public Schools Picks San Francisco Administrator As Superintendent

OPB | Aug. 11, 2017

Portland Public School Board members announced they've decided who they'd like to lead Oregon's largest school district.

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Oregon Student Organizers Protest Nike Over Sweatshops

OPB | July 29, 2017 1:13 p.m. | Portland

Organizers in Portland and the globe held a day of action against Nike for what they say are human rights abuses at Nike production factories abroad.

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10 Tips To Capturing Stellar Images Of The Oregon Solar Eclipse

OPB | July 19, 2017 12:01 p.m. | Portland

On the morning of Aug. 21, 2017, the moon will pass in front of the sun creating a rare total solar eclipse in Oregon and casting parts of the state into complete daytime darkness. In other words, photographic gold.

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150 Years Later: Carleton Watkins' Timeless Photos Of The Gorge

OPB | July 18, 2017 2:57 p.m.

Carleton Watkins was the first to truly capture the colossal beauty of the Columbia River Gorge Northwest. He was also a huge reason why we have National Parks. 

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Oregon Will Keep 100 Percent Graduation Goal For Class Of 2025

OPB | July 11, 2017 4:33 p.m. | Portland

The Oregon Legislature wrapped up its work July 7 after five months of work that will affect everyone in Oregon — including public school students in the class of 2025.

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Iranian-American Gives Millions To PSU, Slams Trump's Travel Ban

OPB | July 6, 2017 4:51 p.m.

Portland State University's top donor just gave the school another $5 million. The Iranian-American businessman used the occasion to criticize president Donald Trump’s travel ban.

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Central Oregon Print Studio Reborn As Bend Art Center

OPB | July 6, 2017 12:35 p.m.

The studio formerly known as Atelier 6000 is re-opening this week as the Bend Art Studio.

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Sitka Center Expands With Grass Mountain Acquisition

OPB | July 5, 2017 4:30 p.m.

The new property will be a site for collaboration between artists and scientists.

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Oregon Senators Try To End Practice Of 'Lunch Shaming'

OPB | July 3, 2017 5:27 p.m. | Salem, Oregon

A measure that aims to prevent the so-called practice of "lunch shaming" in Oregon is one step closer to becoming law.

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Oregon Lawmakers Advance Measure To Require School Lead Testing

OPB | June 30, 2017 4:23 p.m. | Salem, Oregon

Oregon lawmakers are moving ahead with a measure that would require school districts to test for lead.

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Travel Ban's Allowance For Student Visas Doesn't Reassure PSU

OPB | June 29, 2017 11:49 a.m. | Portland

Portland State University officials decry the possible effects on future students of President Trump's travel ban.

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Class Of 2025: Follow Students From 1st Grade To Graduation

Oregon set a goal to have graduate 100 percent of students in the class of 2025. OPB has followed a group of students from kindergarten as they start their educational journey toward high school. Third grade is almost over for the Class of 2025. These are some of their stories.


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