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Evening News on 12/24/13

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Tue, 12/24/2013 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 12/23/13

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Mon, 12/23/2013 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 12/20/13

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Fri, 12/20/2013 - 5:00pm - 5:30pm
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Evening News on 12/19/13

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Thu, 12/19/2013 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 12/18/13

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Wed, 12/18/2013 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 12/17/13

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Tue, 12/17/2013 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 12/16/13

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Mon, 12/16/2013 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 12/13/13

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Fri, 12/13/2013 - 5:00pm - 5:30pm
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Tonight on the KBOO Evening News:
 
:> The budget passed the house and will head to the senate for likely passage, thereby avoiding a nother government shut down.
 
:> An economic study indicates that the Northwest’s only nuclear power plant is so costly it might need to be shutdown.
 
:> Protestors in Thailand call for the ousting of the Prime Minister as she dissolves parliament.

We also hear a report on the student walkout at Wilson High School in support of teachers currently negotiating a contract.

Evening News on 12/12/13

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Evening News on 12/11/13

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Fur-free Friday protest

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Sun, 11/25/2007

This past Friday was declared ‘Fur Free Friday’ by animal rights activists nationwide.  Here in Portland, a march was held by the group ‘In Defense of Animals’.

Matt Rosell is a representative of that group.  He spoke to KBOO about Friday’s protest:

 

Fur-free Friday march in Portland

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Sun, 11/25/2007

This past Friday was declared ‘Fur Free Friday’ by animal rights activists nationwide.

Here in Portland, a march was held by the group ‘In Defense of Animals’.

Matt Rosell is a representative of that group.  He spoke to KBOO about Friday’s protest

Klamath Plan Favors Irrigators

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Fri, 11/23/2007

Fish and wildlife experts are criticizing the new federal water plan that dictates how much water is allowed to flow down the Klamath River for the next decade.

They say the plan puts already struggling fisheries, fishing communities, and national wildlife refuges at risk, in favor of irrigators, and that too much water has been promised to too many people.

KBOO’s Helen Honey has more, in collaboration with the Oregon News Service:

City Council on renaming a street to Cesar Chavez

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Fri, 11/23/2007

The Portland City Council took testimony on renaming a major street in honor of César Chávez.

KBOO’s Andy Seaton has the report.

Felony Question Removed from Mulnomah County Job Application

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Fri, 11/23/2007

Starting a new life can be difficult after a felony conviction, but Multnomah County is removing one barrier.  It has gotten rid of a question on its job applications asking about felony convictions.  KBOO’s Helen Honey reports in collaboration with the Oregon News Service.

Student deported while renewing driver's license

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Tue, 11/20/2007

On Friday a young college student was arrested when she went to the Department of Motor Vehicles in Hillsboro to  renew her drivers license.

KBOO reporter Linda Olson-Osterlund has more.

City Council Undoes Renaming of 4th Avenue to Ceasar Chavez Avenue

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Tue, 11/20/2007

The Portland City Council voted this morning to undo renaming 4th Avenue to Cesar Chavez Avenue.  They also reset the renaming of any other streets back to square one.

KBOO’s Andy Seaton has the Story.

Portland Youth Commission Implemented to Advise City

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Tue, 11/20/2007

 

The city of Portland has recently implemented a youth commission to advise the city on matters important to youth.  KBOO’s Eoin (Owen) Bastable went to City Hall to find out more:

School of the Americas Protest

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Tue, 11/20/2007

Twenty-five thousand people gathered last weekend at fort Benning, Georgia, for the 18th annual vigil to close the School of the Americas – now known as the Western Hemispheric Institute for Security Studies.            

  The school has been documented to be a training ground for central and south American military officials, many of whom have engaged in torture and attacks on civilians after being trained at the School by U.S. Military officials.

Among the participants was Josh Harris, who spoke today with KBOO’s Crystal Leighty.

Climate change protest in Portland

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Sun, 11/18/2007

On Saturday the United nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change released it’s new report on Global Warming.

The UN panel, which shared the Nobel Peace prize with Al Gore , said there is no doubt, Global warming is happening and  people all over the earth are feeling it’s effects.

The National Environmental Trust sponsored an action at the World Trade Center in Downtown Portland to coincide with the reports release.

Speakers at the event were  there to call on Oregonians  and their senators to help pass legislation that would reduce carbon emissions eighty  percent by the year 2050.

Kboo reporter Linda Olson-Osterlund talks with Emily Southard one of the organizers of Saturdays event.

 

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