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Portland, Major League Baseball Renew Flirtation

OPB | Oct. 19, 2017 4:30 p.m. | Portland

A proposal first reported by Baseball America includes expanding the league by two teams, including one in Portland.

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Movie Madness To Close? Not If The Hollywood Theatre Can Save It

OPB | Oct. 11, 2017 6:45 a.m. | Portland

The nonprofit cinema is launching a campaign to buy one of Portland’s last remaining video stores — and one of the country's largest film collections.

NW Life | Food

'The Four Top': Diners Gone Wild | Food Cart Backlash | Cannabis On Menus?

OPB | Oct. 9, 2017 6 a.m. | Portland

How rude can restaurant patrons be? Very. Food cart vendors and restaurateurs are battling. What role should city legislators play in this war? And cannabis can't be served in dining establishments — yet — so how are chefs working around the laws to integrate it into their offerings?

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Multnomah Leader Says County Isn't Addressing Racial Bias

OPB | Sept. 27, 2017 8:29 a.m.

A Multnomah County commissioner is calling on the county board chair to independently investigate the ouster of a black county employee.

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Oregon Lodging Lobby Sues Bend Over Tourism Budget Use

AP | Sept. 27, 2017 7:10 a.m. | Bend, Oregon

An Oregon lobbying group and two hotels are suing Bend claiming the city violated state law by using a portion of its budget earmarked for tourism marketing on street repair.

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Coos Bay Man Picks Up Litter On Highway 101, 1 Mile At A Time

Daily Astorian | Sept. 24, 2017 10:09 a.m.

“I saw a problem that I didn’t feel anyone else was doing anything about,” said Raymond Furr.

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Oregon Wildfire Fighting Costs Hit $340 Million

Pamplin Media Group | Sept. 22, 2017 8:21 a.m.

Fighting Oregon wildland fires this year has cost state, federal, local, tribal and private entities more than $340 million and consumed 678,000 acres, as of Monday, Sept. 18, according to state authorities.

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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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Tornado Warning Issued For North Coast

OPB | Sept. 18, 2017 3:59 p.m.

The National Weather Service has issued a tornado warning for northwestern Clatsop County and southwestern Pacific County in Washington state.

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54 Suspected Vote Fraud Cases Emerge In Oregon

AP | Sept. 15, 2017 2:26 p.m.

Oregon's secretary of state says an investigation has revealed 54 cases of suspected voter fraud in last November's election, but they represent only .002 percent of votes cast.

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