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Oregon's Governor, Hispanic Lawmakers Vow To Defend Latinos

AP | Sept. 21, 2017 6:41 a.m. | Salem, Oregon

Oregon Gov. Kate Brown and Hispanic members of the state Legislature vowed Wednesday to defend Latinos in the state, including those who entered the country illegally.

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Eugene-Based EV Maker Arcimoto Raises Nearly 20M In IPO

The Register-Guard | Sept. 21, 2017 6:33 a.m.

Having raised at least $6 million and met other requirements, Arcimoto will be listed on the Nasdaq exchange.

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3rd Oregon Supreme Court Justice Announces Retirement

OPB | Sept. 20, 2017 3:53 p.m. | Salem, Oregon

Oregon Supreme Court Justice Jack Landau will step down at the end of this year.

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Oregon Democrats Want Assurances About DACA, Immigration Raids

OPB | Sept. 20, 2017 3:22 p.m. | Portland

Six members of Oregon’s congressional delegation — all Democrats — want assurances that federal immigration agents will not target DACA recipients for arrest and possible deportation.

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Oregon Faces Steep Cuts Under New Republican Health Care Plan

OPB | Sept. 20, 2017 11:50 a.m. | Portland

Oregon could face one of the biggest financial hits under the Cassidy-Graham bill. That's because the state embraced Obama’s health care reforms and greatly expanded Medicaid.

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Sisters Folk Festival Offers Partial Refund For Canceled 2017 Festival

OPB | Sept. 20, 2017 11:04 a.m.

Festival shows were canceled the week of Sept. 4. The festival director says it will survive the financial hit.

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Washington Gov. Inslee Responds To Proposed Oregon Tolls

The Columbian | Sept. 20, 2017 10:39 a.m.

Gov. Jay Inslee has assured Washington legislators that the Evergreen State will have a seat at the table when Oregon begins discussing tolls.

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PPS To Oregon Secretary Of State: We're Already Audited

Portland Tribune | Sept. 20, 2017 10:20 a.m.

The state's largest school district says it will nonetheless 'comply fully' with the secretary of state's investigation

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OSU Team Identifies Proteins That Could Lead To Gonorrhea Vaccine

OPB | Sept. 20, 2017 9 a.m. | Portland

Researchers at Oregon State University have identified a pair of proteins that might be used to create a vaccine for gonorrhea.

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ODOT Gets $1 Million To Clean Up Wildfire Damage

Pamplin Media Group | Sept. 20, 2017 8:42 a.m.

Oregon's Department of Transportation will get a $1 million grant to clean up roads and highways damaged or threatened by the summer's wildfires.

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