What It's Like To Walk Out Of Immigration Jail In Tacoma

KUOW | June 26, 2017

Two years ago, AID Northwest parked a 36-foot Winnebago outside the Northwest Detention Center in Tacoma, Washington, converting it into a makeshift welcome center for people recently released from immigration jail.

Judge To Sentenced Malheur Occupier: 'I Don't Want To See You Again'

OPB | June 26, 2017

Geoffrey Stanek was sentenced to six months home detention for his role in the 41-day long occupation in eastern Oregon.

Beaverton Mosque Welcomes Train Stabbing Victims' Families

OPB | June 24, 2017

Friday night members of a Beaverton mosque welcomed the family of one of the victims from last month’s deadly MAX train stabbings.

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Portland Police Chief Defends Police Use Of Force At Dueling Protests

OPB | June 23, 2017 5:48 p.m. | Portland

Portland Police Chief Mike Marshman has written a detailed account of why police officers used pepper spray and detained dozens of people during dueling protests in downtown Portland on June 4.

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Oregon Democrats, Governor Say They'll Skip The Corporate Tax Hike

OPB | June 22, 2017 10:47 a.m. | Salem, Oregon

Democrats in the Oregon Legislature and Gov. Kate Brown say they've given up trying to increase taxes on corporations during this year's legislative session.

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Prominent California Researcher To Join OHSU Knight Cancer Institute

OPB | June 22, 2017 9 a.m. | Portland

Oregon Health and Science University announced Thursday that it’s attracted a top researcher to join the Knight Cancer Institute.

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Oregon Más Cerca De Pasar Leyes Estrictas Como Estado Santuario

OPB | June 21, 2017 10:56 a.m.

Legisladores de Oregón quieren que sea más difícil para los agentes federales de inmigración encontrar personas que viven en el país ilegalmente.

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Say Her Name: Hundreds March For Charleena Lyles In Seattle

KUOW | June 21, 2017 7:44 a.m.

Hundreds of people gathered in Seattle’s Magnuson Park Tuesday night to remember Charleena Lyles, the 30-year-old black woman who was fatally shot by Seattle police on Sunday.

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Oregon Moves Closer To Stronger Sanctuary State Law

OPB | June 20, 2017 5:05 p.m. | Salem, Oregon

Oregon lawmakers want to make it harder for federal immigration agents to find people living in the country illegally.

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Education Budget Put On Hold While Oregon Debates Corporate Tax

OPB | June 20, 2017 4:40 p.m. | Salem, Oregon

The Oregon House has postponed a key vote on the state's K-12 education budget. Democrats put off the decision until next Tuesday at the earliest.

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Beaverton Strip Club Pays Settlement For Prostituting 13-Year-Old

OPB | June 20, 2017 12:45 p.m. | Portland

The owners of a shuttered Beaverton strip club will pay a $1.25 million settlement for forcing a 13-year-old girl into prostitution.

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Supreme Court Sides With Portland Band The Slants In Trademark Dispute

OPB | June 19, 2017 7:19 a.m.

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled Monday in favor of an Asian-American band from Portland, The Slants, in a trademark dispute with the federal Patent and Trademark Office. The ruling ends an eight-year legal battle. 

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Vigil For Woman Shot By Seattle Police Draws Dozens

KUOW | June 18, 2017 8 p.m. | Seattle

Seattle police say one person died Sunday in an officer-involved shooting at Seattle's Solid Ground housing complex for formerly homeless families in the Sand Point neighborhood.

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