ACLU Oregon: Joven DACA Es Detenido Por Agentes De ICE En El Sureste De Portland

OPB | March 27, 2017

La Unión de Libertades Civiles Americanas (ACLU) de Oregon, informó que el domingo por la mañana, agentes del Servicio de Inmigración y Control de Aduanas, detuvieron a un joven en su hogar al sureste de Portland.   

Oregon ACLU: SE Portland DACA-recipient Detained By ICE Agents

OPB | March 26, 2017

DACA allows people who entered the country as minors to receive a renewable two-year period of deferred action from deportation.

A Forgotten Hero's Shipwreck Imperils Washington's Oysters

OPB | March 26, 2017

Bay Center residents in Southwest Washington feared the worst when a neglected boat began to sink in the Palix River. Leaking oil was a concern to local oyster farmers in nearby Willapa Bay.

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Govs. Inslee And Brown Band Together To Challenge Trump's Energy Plans

OPB | March 25, 2017 4:28 p.m.

Oregon Gov. Kate Brown and Gov. Jay Inslee of Washington are banding together in support of clean energy.

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Portland Police Chief Mike Marshman Placed On Leave Amid Investigation

OPB | March 24, 2017 6:15 p.m. | Portland

Portland Police Chief Mike Marshman has been placed on paid administrative leave, the mayor's office said late Friday.

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Northwest Sheriffs Say ICE Report Is An Invitation To Violate The Law

OPB | March 24, 2017 5:55 p.m. | Portland

Local sheriffs say they are being shamed by the Trump administration for abiding by the U.S. Constitution.

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Vancouver Approves Ethanol Terminal Without Crude Oil

OPB | March 24, 2017 5:30 p.m.

An oil-by-rail terminal in Vancouver is off the table. The city approved a plan that would allow NuStar to ship and store ethanol, under the condition that it drop its proposal to handle crude oil.

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Northwest Lawmakers React To Health Care Bill Withdrawal

OPB | March 24, 2017 2:30 p.m.

Oregon and Washington lawmakers react to the canceled vote on the American Health Care Act.

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Portland Mayor Runs Out Of Time Delivering State Of The City Speech

OPB | March 24, 2017 10:23 a.m. | Portland

In his first major speech since he took office, Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler revealed a little more of his vision for the city — but ran out of time before finishing his prepared remarks.

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Oregon Lawmakers To Decide The Future Of No-Cause Evictions

OPB | March 23, 2017 5:18 p.m. | Salem, Oregon

Landlords in Oregon have almost unlimited power to kick out tenants. Now, as state lawmakers grapple with a statewide housing crisis, they consider eliminating no-cause evictions.

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Oregon Lawmakers Consider Paid Family Leave Proposal

OPB | March 23, 2017 4:30 p.m.

Oregon businesses would have to offer employees paid time off to care for children or family members under a bill being considered in Salem.

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'OPB Politics Now': Liberals Vs. Liberals At Portland City Hall

OPB | March 23, 2017 3:44 p.m. | Portland

Portland commissioners are trying to enact a progressive agenda, but activists in council chambers are yelling at them to focus more on police reform and homelessness.

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Oregon Senate Votes To Increase Legal Age For Tobacco Purchases

OPB | March 23, 2017 3:15 p.m. | Salem, Oregon

Young people in Oregon could soon need to be at least 21 years old to buy tobacco products.

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