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Evening News on 05/12/14

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Evening News on 05/09/14

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Evening News on 05/08/14

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Evening News on 05/07/14

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Evening News on 05/06/14

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Evening News on 05/05/14

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Evening News on 05/02/14

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Evening News on 04/30/14

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Evening News on 04/29/14

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Evening News on 04/28/14

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Is Dam Removal or Restoration Better:Saving Jobs, Salmon and the Klamath River

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Tue, 01/15/2008

 

     A plan for the removal of four dams on the klamath River was announced on Tuesday. 

This plan follows two years of closed-door negotiations between farmers, Indian tribes, fishermen, conservation groups and government agencies battling over scarce water and fish protected by the Endangered Species Act.

Kit Brazier brings us the story.

 

20,000 Comments on Logging Plan: Carbon Gas and Fantasy Profits

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Tue, 01/15/2008

 

The Bureau of Land Management in Oregon has been swamped with more than 20,000 public comments about its “Western Oregon Plan Revision”, or 'Whopper - W-O-P-R.

The plan would allow logging on all of the Bureau of Land Management's land holdings in Oregon.

Although the public comment period ended on Friday, the plan is far from being finalized.

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

 

Pocket Pals: Tasers

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Sun, 01/13/2008

With Taser usage nationwide at an all-time high, KBOO's John Flag reports on a new market approach for tasers - tasers with MP3 players attached. Some audio provided by the Independent Online.

 

  • Title: Pocket Pals: Tasers
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Rebooting Democracy Rally: Blumenauer Challenged

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Sun, 01/13/2008

 

In Portland Friday, a group called 'rebooting democracy' held an event to encourage progressive activism within electoral politics.

But not all attendees were happy with the group's choice of keynote speaker. 

KBOO's Katie Arrants has more

 

Montana wild bison hunting: happening now

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Fri, 01/11/2008

 

Wild bison migrating out of Yellowstone National Park are being hunted in Montana in what activists have termed ‘cross-border hunting sprees’. 

Jenka Soderberg interviewed Stephanie Seay of the Buffalo Field campaign about the state organized killing of these animals.

 

BLM chopping old growth trees: thoughts from Medford, Oregon

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Thu, 01/10/2008

 

This week on KBOO News, you’ve heard several reports on the Western Oregon Plan Revisions, which will allow logging on all land owned by the Bureau of Land Management in Oregon.

Today the public comment period for the Western Oregon Plan Revision, or WHOPPER, draws to a close.

KBOO’s Jenka Soderberg spoke with Dorothea Hover–Kramer, who organized a rally against the Whopper in Medford on Tuesday

 

 

Current Conflict Catalyzes Rewriting of Greek Play for Modern Audiences

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Thu, 01/10/2008

 

With opposition to the US war in Iraq at an all-time high, some have taken to voicing their opinion on the war in unusual and creative ways. 

KBOO reporter Eoin Bastable brings us this story about a group of students who are performing the ancient Greek play, Lysistrata, with its anti-war message:

 

Direct report from Washington county residents: experimenting with homelessness yourself

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Thu, 01/10/2008

 

Nine Washington County residents spent a night in their cars and on the street last week to experience what it was like to be homeless.

K-BOO's David Rosenfeld reports.

 

Is Pioneer Courthouse Square accessible for exercising First Amendment Rights? Report on Guantamano Bay Rally

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Thu, 01/10/2008

 

The Guantanamo International Day of Action includes eighty-three events worldwide.

 

One of the events is occurring at Pioneer Courthouse Square.  We go live now to the scene of the protest.

 

 

Palestinians remain under curfew; during Bush's first ever visit to Palestine

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Wed, 01/09/2008

 

George Bush is making his first-ever visit to the occupied Palestinian territories today.  He is protected by an army of 10,000 soldiers, and the Palestinian population has remained under curfew, with all protest banned, as long as Bush is in the area.

 

KBOO's Jenka Soderberg spoke with Professor Mazin Qumsiyeh, a Palestinian scholar originally from Bethlehem, about Bush's visit to the region.

 

 

 

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