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Evening News on 02/27/14

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Thu, 02/27/2014 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 02/26/14

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Evening News on 02/25/14

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Evening News on 02/24/14

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Mon, 02/24/2014 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 02/21/14

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Fri, 02/21/2014 - 5:00pm - 5:30pm
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Evening News on 02/20/14

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Thu, 02/20/2014 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 02/18/14

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Tue, 02/18/2014 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 02/17/14

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Mon, 02/17/2014 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 02/13/14

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Thu, 02/13/2014 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 02/12/14

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Megaload Protest: the Breakfast of Governors

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Thu, 01/09/2014
This morning, protesters with Rising Tide interrupted a "power" breakfast being held by Governor Kitzhaber at downtown Portland's Governor Hotel, in order to give voice to concerns over the movement of megaloads of extraction equipment through tribal land in Eastern Oregon on the way to the Alberta tar sands. KBOO's Jenka Soderberg was on the scene.
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Audobon society applauds decision to call off W. Hayden Island development

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Wed, 01/08/2014
The Port of Portland cited cumbersome costs associated with the terms of use as their reason for withdrawing a revitalized and long standing plan to industrially develop West Hayden Island.
Negotiations began for this latest effort in the late nineties, but it wasn’t a first attempt, and according to Bob Salinger from the Audubon society of Portland, it’s not likely to be the last, as he explained to KBOO Reporter Robin Ryan. 
 
  • Length: 17:26 minutes (15.96 MB)
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Military Recrutiment In U.S. High Schools

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Tue, 01/07/2014
The deparment of Defense released their annual report on recruitment in U.S. high schools over the last year.

But the data has raised a number of questions for privacy advocates-including whether a military test administred to high school students is considered voluntary, and which information can be passed on to military recruiters without parental consent.

For more, KBOO's Jenka Soderberg spoke with Pat Elder of  studentprivacy.org
  • Length: 24:28 minutes (22.41 MB)
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Oregon Ranks #13 Out of 12 States In Solar Energy

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Tue, 01/07/2014
A report on top 12 states that are leading the way in SOLAR power energy was released today. The report was called  Lighting The Way: What We Can Learn From America’s Top 12 Solar States.
 
The report also oulines the conditions and policies that have enabled a rise in solar energy across the country.
 
KBOO’s Sekoynia Wright spoke with Sarah Higginbotham, state director for ENVIROMENT OREGON for more on this story:
  • Length: 7:20 minutes (6.71 MB)
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Liz Ford Deconstructs Boeing Contract Negotiations

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Mon, 01/06/2014
KBOO’s Jimmy Tardy spoke with Liz Ford, Professor of Labor Law at Seattle University, about the recent Boeing machinists’ contract negotiations and vote.
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Looking Back at Fifty Years of the War On Poverty

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Mon, 01/06/2014
The war on poverty was launched fifty years ago this week by Lyndon Johnson in his 1964 state of the union address. For an update on the effort, KBOO’s Joe Meyer spoke with Jill Quadango of the Institute for Public Accuracy.

Pesticide Restriction Proposal

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Thu, 01/02/2014
OREGON REPRESENTATIVE JEFF REARDON HAS INTRODUCED A BILL THAT WOULD LIMIT THE PERSONAL HOME USE OF PESTICIDES.

THE BILL’S INTENT IS TO PROTECT BEE POPULATIONS.

EVEN SO, NOT EVERYONE INVOLVED IN THE AGRICULTURAL MARKET AGREES WITH THE PROPOSAL.

SCOTT DAHLMAN FROM THE OREGONIANS FOR FOOD AND SHELTER IS ONE OF THE OPPONENTS OF THE BAN.

Oregon Heritage Plan

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Thu, 01/02/2014
More than one thousand mostly small nonprofit groups work in local communities across Oregon to preserve their area's history. A new Oregon Heritage Plan, now up for public comment, is a way to prioritize and coordinate those effots statewide. 
KBOO reporter Barbara Nelson has more, in collaboration with Oregon News Service.
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Drone Testing at Three Sites in Oregon

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Thu, 01/02/2014
The Federal Aviation Authority has named three sites in Oregon among the list of places to be used for testing drones. Robin Ryan speaks to Medea Benjamin, co-founder of CodePink and author of Drone Warfare: Killing by Remote Control, and Becky Strauss of the ACLU of Oregon, for more.
  • Length: 10:18 minutes (9.44 MB)
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Police Accountability Advocates Prepare for Fairness Hearing in February

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Thu, 12/26/2013
Last week, the Portland City Council passed a collective bargaining agreement between the city and the Portland Police Association, as well as an agreement between the city, the police bureau and the union on reforms called for by the U-S Department of Justice. A fairness hearing before a federal judge will be held on February eighteenth at which members of the community can make their voices heard.
KBOO spoke with Dan Handelman of Portland Copwatch for more on problems with the agreement and how people can get involved.


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