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Evening News on 02/05/15

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Thu, 02/05/2015 - 5:00pm - 5:45pm
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Evening News on 02/04/15

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Evening News on 02/03/15

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Evening News on 02/02/15

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Mon, 02/02/2015 - 5:00pm - 5:45pm
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KBOO News - special report

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Fri, 01/30/2015 - 5:00pm - 5:30pm
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Homeless Bill of Rights
On tonight's news, we will provide a special report on the Homeless Bill of Rights.

Evening News on 01/29/15

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Thu, 01/29/2015 - 5:00pm - 5:45pm
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Evening News on 01/28/15

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Wed, 01/28/2015 - 5:00pm - 5:45pm
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Evening News on 01/27/15

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Tue, 01/27/2015 - 5:00pm - 5:45pm
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KBOO Evening News 1/22/15

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Thu, 01/22/2015 - 5:00pm - 5:45pm
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daily evening newscast
Top stories tonight on the KBOO Evening News:
 
:> The U-S Department of Justice has decided not to pursue civil rights charges against Officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, last August.
 
:> Portland Copwatch has released an updated version of their list of incidents where law enforcement used deadly force in Oregon since 2010.
It’s a task that should be performed by the state Attorney General’s office, but isn’t.
 
:> A so-called “net neutrality” bill introduced to Congress by Republican legislators yesterday has received support from the telecommunications industry, but some commentators remain skeptical.

Evening News 1.21.15

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Wed, 01/21/2015 - 5:00pm - 5:45pm
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Tropical Smoothie: Workers and Contractor Speak

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Mon, 01/28/2008

Last week, picketers gathered at the new Tropical Smoothies location on East Burnside to bring attention to the lack of fair wages and benefits used by the general contractor. The contractor has raised questions about the unions practices. KBOO reporter Don Wolfe has the story from both sides.

Seattle's Ineffective Plan for Homeless

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Evening News
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Mon, 01/28/2008

 

Seattle has a plan to get their homeless off the streets but Homeless advocates say that plan is not much of a plan at all.

KBOO’s Michael Ianello has more

 

Civil Liberties Watch: Addressing the Upcoming Security Bill

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Sun, 01/27/2008

And now, the latest edition of KBOO's Weekly series Civil Liberties Watch, with

Linda Olson-Osterlund

Bicyclists Visit Auto Show

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Sun, 01/27/2008

 On Friday, the monthly bicycle ride known as critical mass stopped at the Portland International Auto Show.  Bicyclists made the visit in a festive statement of ending our dependence on oil.

KBOO’s Marc de Giere has the story.

A longer version of this story ran during our No Beginning Too Small special day of programming.

 

Oregon Economy Boosted by Roadless Forest Laws

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Wed, 01/23/2008

 

The ten-year old 'roadless rule' of the U.S. Forest Service now protects 58 million acres of forestland from development, almost 2 million of it in Oregon.

It’s turned out to have benefits not only for wildlife and water quality, but for the state’s economy.

KBOO's Nia Lewis brings us this story, in collaboration with the Oregon News Service:

 

Global belly laugh day

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Tue, 01/22/2008

 

Global belly laugh day, scheduled for January 24th at 1:24 pm, is in its third year. 

KBOO reporter Marliese Franklin kicked it up with the founder of the day at Buckman Elementary school, in Southeast Portland, this morning.

 

shelters for cold weather opened in portland

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Tue, 01/22/2008

 

          When the temperatures drop to their lowest and the nights howl with the sounds of wind whipping through the trees, no one in Portland feels it more than the homeless and low income families.

            Kboo’s Crystal Leighty spoke with Lisa Harwynne from the American Red Cross about their emergency warming centers

 

Gas Pipeline Disinterest: Christmas Tree Blockade

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Tue, 01/22/2008

 

A group of environmental activists in Portland, Oregon erected a blockade Tuesday in front of the Northwest Natural Gas company -- out of a huge pile of dead christmas trees. 

KBOO reporter Saed Bannoura has more

 

935 lies: tracking Bush's verbal countdown to war

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Tue, 01/22/2008

 

       Two American non-profit  journalism organizations have counted nine-hundred and thirty-five  false statements by President Bush and his administration leading up to the Iraq War.

Kit Brazier has the story

 

filmaker daniel wolff speaks on situation in new orleans

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Mon, 01/21/2008

 

Over the holiday weekend, a group of Portlanders gathered to commemorate Martin Luther King Day by screening a film on the Lower Ninth Ward in New Orleans. 

Homeowners in the lower ninth ward have faced forced demolition of their homes, closure of public housing projects, and an ongoing diaspora from their homes in New Orleans.  Here's some words from filmmaker Daniel Wolff, who spoke this weekend in Portland.

 

 

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