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Evening News on 08/21/14

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Evening News on 08/20/14

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Evening News on 08/19/14

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Evening News on 08/18/14

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Evening News on 08/15/14

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Evening News on 08/14/14

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Thu, 08/14/2014 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 08/13/14

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Evening News on 08/12/14

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Evening News on 08/11/14

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Evening News on 08/08/14

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Natural Gas Alternatives Hearing: Interview with Dan Serres

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Thu, 02/14/2008

 

Oregon Governor Ted Kulongoski told the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission On Thursday that they must study all alternatives to supplying natural gas to the region.  He added that these studies must occur before any permits are issued for liquefied natural gas terminals in Oregon.The statement came a day after a public hearing was held in Astoria about the proposed terminals.  Hundreds of people came to that hearing to voice opposition to the project.  Their Concerns range from safety issues to whether the project would benefit the state. Dan Serres, with the Friends of Oregon Living Waters speaks here.

 

 

Civil Liberties Watch: U of W Arson Case

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Tue, 02/12/2008

 

The Trial of environmental activist and violin teacher Brianna Waters began in Tacoma Washington yesterday.Waters is accused of acting as a lookout during a 2001 arson that caused seven million dollars worth of damage at the Urban Horticulture center at the University of Washington.

 KBOO reporter Linda Olson-Osterlund brings us the story

 

Treasurer Edwards on Oregon's Role at UN Energy Summit

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Mon, 02/11/2008

 

The U N will be holding a meeting with over forty leading institutional investors managing over 1.75 trillion dollars in assets to discuss the coming problems with climate change. Among them will be Oregon State Treasurer Randall Edwards. An outline for the investor commitments to be discussed at the summit was included in a news release sent out by the state treasurer’s office. Among the items was a commitment to requiring tougher scrutiny about carbon-intensive investments that may pose long-term financial risks.

KBOO’s Michael Ianello spoke with Treasurer Edwards about the summit and the proposed L-N-G storage facility on the Columbia River.

 

Independent Police Reviewing

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Mon, 02/11/2008

Discussion on IPR(Independent Police Reviewing) with Portland Copwatch. This compares citizen's opinion and police opinion of how the Portland Police Force is doing. The   Independent Police Review Division will hear a caseTuesday February 19th at 530 pm. in Portland.

John Flaig has more.

PDX Mercy Corps on Humanitarian Work in Kenya

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Mon, 02/11/2008


Former United Nations Chief Kofi Annan has announced that negotiations in Kenya have moved to a final stage today.  The talks are aimed at ending the violence that has plagued Kenya since a disputed election was held on December 27th.Over 1000 people have been killed in the violence, most of them civilians.Nate Oetting is with the Portland-based group Mercy Corps, which has been working to bring humanitarian support to the region.

Civil Liberties Watch: Fairness in Hearings on Arson

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Mon, 02/11/2008

KBOO's weekly series Civil Liberties Watch, on the latest attacks on the constitution by the current government. KBOO's Linda Olson-Osterlund speaks with Lauran Regan of the Civil Liberties Defense Center on the prosecution of Brianna Waters as an "ecoterrorist" for alleged arson.

Anti-convention protest organizing

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Sun, 02/10/2008

 

While Democrats and Republicans gathered in Washington this weekend to caucus for one of the few remaining candidates for President, anti-authoritarians and activists also held a gathering.  There, they began planning protests at both the Democratic and Republican conventions.

The Democratic convention will take place in Denver from August 24th to 28th.  The Republican convention is planned for Minneapolis, September 1st to 4th.

KBOO Reporter Cris Andrae travelled to Olympia and put together this compilation of voices from the organizing conferece:

The organizers which gathered at Evergreen state college in Olympia over the weekend vowed to re-create the spirit of resistance that was present in the 1968 protests against the Party conventions.

KBOO Radio pulled this clip from our archives, of the Democratic convention in 1968:

That was a recording from the 1968 coverage of the Democratic Convention protests, heard on KBOO radio during the station's first few months on the air.              ###

 

Incentives for Partaking in Domestic Surveillance

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Sun, 02/10/2008

 

Folding companies into its domestic surveillance machinery the F B I was quick to hand out gifts and goodies. With its new program the F B I has created a business class to law enforcement.

KBOO’s Michael Ianello has more.

 

Domestic Partnerships: Karinne Fish with Basic Rights Oregon

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Sun, 02/03/2008

 

In a landmark ruling on Friday U. S. District Judge Michael Mosman overturned his earlier decision and allowed same-sex couples to obtain domestic partnerships.

The ruling went into effect today and KBOO's John Flaig spoke with Karinne Fish from Basic Rights Oregon.

Civil Liberties Watch: Warrentless wiretapping case

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Sun, 02/03/2008

Warrantless wiretapping by the National Security agency under President Bush has been in the national news a lot lately.

An Oregon case in Federal District Court could help put a stop to it.

Kboo’s News feature Civil Liberties Watch brings us the story.

 

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