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Evening News on 07/28/14

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Evening News on 07/25/14

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Evening News on 07/24/14

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Evening News on 07/23/14

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Wed, 07/23/2014 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 07/22/14

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Tue, 07/22/2014 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 07/21/14

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Mon, 07/21/2014 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 07/18/14

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Fri, 07/18/2014 - 5:00pm - 5:30pm
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Evening News on 07/17/14

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Thu, 07/17/2014 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 07/16/14

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Wed, 07/16/2014 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 07/15/14

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1 out of 100 Americans Are Incarcerated

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Wed, 02/27/2008

A new study examining the social and financial costs of prison policy says the United States has passed a grim milestone: one out of every one hundred Americans is now incarcerated.Oregon spends a higher percentage of its budget on prisons than any other state. KBOO's Christian Danielsen has more.

New Management In Southwest Portland Increases Evictions

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Wed, 02/27/2008

 

 

Tenants of Park Terrace Apartments on SW Park Avenue in Portland have faced steep rent increases, evictions and firings since Morris and Stevens took over as the management company.

KBOO's Jenka Soderberg spoke with Bruce Charles, who worked as the building's maintenance man for fifteen years, and was summarily fired and evicted by the new management

 

Organizers Plan for RNC in Minneapolis

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Wed, 02/27/2008

 

Large demonstrations are planned for both the Democratic and Republican conventions this summer.

And some protest organizers are touring the country to encourage people to come to the conventions to challenge a process that they see as exclusionary and un-democratic.

KBOO’s Bryan Smith spoke with some of the organizers of the protests planned for the Republican National Convention in Minneapolis this August

 

City Council Plan for Increased Community Involvement

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Tue, 02/26/2008

 

The Portland City Council today approved a report outlining a five-year plan for increased community involvement.

C.C. Oglee-Noel spoke at today's City Council meeting on the process of putting together the plan.  Here's an excerpt.

 

Nike Stops Selling Fur: Interview with PETA

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Sun, 02/24/2008

 

The Nike subsidiary Cole Haan has agreed to stop selling products made from animal fur.  The group People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, or PETA, are hailing the decision as a victory.

PETA has been pressuring the company for years to stop selling fur products.

KBOO's Jenka Soderberg spoke with Matt Prescott, with People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals

 

Direct Action to Stop Killing of Last Bison

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Sun, 02/24/2008

 

An activist in Wyoming has taken direct action to oppose the ongoing slaughter of the nation's last buffalo. 

He has locked down to a platform and vowed to remain until the slaughter ends.

KBOO's Alon Gabriel has more

 

Civil Liberties Watch

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Sun, 02/24/2008

 

Today on our regular feature Civil Liberties Watch,  reporter Linda Olson-Osterlund looks at the case of New Orleans Housing activist Jamie Lochner and a troubling trend in the prosecution of activists.

Forest Service Employees for Environmental Ethics Sues Over Toxic Fire Retardant

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Sun, 02/24/2008

 

A small Eugene-based non-profit group may succeed in getting a top Bush administration put in jail tomorrow.

The group, Forest Service Employees for Environmental Ethics, sued the Forest Service two years ago for violating the law.

They won that lawsuit, but the Forest Service has not complied with the court's ruling.

A Montana judge announced last week that he might jail Mark Rey, the U-S Undersecretary of Agriculture, for his refusal to comply.

The law in question involves the use of toxic fire retardant by the Forest Service to fight forest fires.

Andy Stahl, the Executive Director of Forest Service Employees for Environmental Ethics

 

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

 

 

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