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No-Fault Termination Notices At Portland's Titan Manor Rescinded — For Now

OPB | Feb. 26, 2017 4:30 p.m. | Portland

For activists and politicians pushing for changes in Portland's housing policy, the Titan Manor has become shorthand for the thousands of poor families displaced by mass no-fault evictions. But late last week, the situation for residents changed.

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Wiese Leads Oregon State Past California To Claim Regular Season Pac-12 Title

AP | Feb. 26, 2017 1:34 p.m. | Corvallis, Oregon

Sydney Wiese scored 19 points and No. 10 Oregon State clinched the Pac-12 regular season title outright with a 71-56 win over California on Sunday.

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Pendleton Fire Department Contends With Aging Station, Short Staffing

East Oregonian | Feb. 26, 2017 1:10 p.m. | Pendleton, Oregon

When talking about the cornerstones of his department, Pendleton fire chief Mike Ciraulo uses a stool as a metaphor. Speaking before the city council Tuesday, Ciraulo said the stool’s legs — staffing, facilities, and equipment — are all deficient.

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Merkley, DeFazio Rally In Eugene To Defend The Affordable Care Act

The Register-Guard | Feb. 26, 2017 9:06 a.m. | Eugene, Oregon

Oregon’s junior senator, Democrat Jeff Merkley, and U.S. Rep. Peter DeFazio, D-Ore., spoke to the crowd at the Save Our Health Care Rally in a plaza on the Lane Community College campus.

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Trump Will Be 1st President In 36 Years To Skip White House Correspondents Dinner

NPR | Feb. 26, 2017 8:59 a.m.

The president tweeted that he will not attend this year's dinner. He'll be the first president to do so since Reagan missed it in 1981, after he was shot.

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Oregon's Complicated History With Rent Control

OPB | Feb. 26, 2017 8:30 a.m. | Portland

The basic idea behind rent control is it protects tenants by imposing limits on what landlords can charge. So why would the state ban rent control in the first place?

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No. 10 Oregon State Defeats No. 8 Stanford To Claim Share Of Pac-12 Title

AP | Feb. 26, 2017 8:15 a.m. | Corvallis, Oregon

Sydney Wiese called the sellout crowd for No. 10 Oregon State's showdown with No. 8 Stanford one of the highlights of her four years with the Beavers. The win made it all the more special.

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Physicians Asked To Prescribe Fewer Pills For Back Pain

OPB | Feb. 26, 2017 7:45 a.m. | Portland

The American College of Physicians has updated its guidelines for treating lower back pain. The hope is to reduce opioid dependency.

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Ron Wyden Town Hall Fills David Douglas Gymnasium

OPB | Feb. 25, 2017 5:35 p.m. | Portland

Town halls around the country have been scenes of raucous crowds in recent weeks — some furious with the start of the Trump administration, others more relaxed.

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Hundreds March In Northeast Portland Rally To Protest Rent Hikes

OPB | Feb. 25, 2017 4:42 p.m. | Portland

Hundreds of tenants and renters' rights advocates gathered outside the Normandy Apartment building in Northeast Portland Saturday to protest a rent increase slated to go into effect on April 1.

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