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Great Blue Heron Week - Portland's Official Bird

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Locus Focus
program date: 
Tue, 05/19/2009

 Hosted by: Barbara Bernstein

The Great Blue Heron has been Portland's official city bird since 1986.

56:23 minutes (25.81 MB)

Wednesday, May 20, 2009

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program date: 
Tue, 05/19/2009

Greetings Cascadia! My name is Steve, and this is the KBOO Community Calendar for Wednesday, May 20th, 2009.
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The Habitat for Humanity Women's Build Committee meets the Third Wednesday of every month at 6:00 PM at the Portland Habitat Office, 1478 NE Killingsworth.  The Women's Build Committee works on all aspects of the build, which includes the planning process, recruiting and managing volunteers, organizing events, and raising money.  If you are interested in learning more about the committee please contact the Habitat office to confirm meeting time and location. 503.287.9529.
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2:00 minutes (1.83 MB)

Privitization of Water Threatens Local Economies.

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program: 
Evening News
program date: 
Tue, 05/19/2009

Privatizing water systems threatens jobs and negatively impacts local economies.
Crystal Leighty speaks with Wenonah Hauter, executive director of Food and Water Watch.
 
That was Crystal Leighty speaking with Wenonah Hauter, executive director of Food and Waer Watch.
 
4:49 minutes (4.41 MB)

Local Foods Special

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program: 
Food Show
program date: 
Tue, 05/19/2009

The Farm to Table Cookbook: The Art Of Eating LocallyWhat are your sources of locally-grown food in this season of bounty? Farmers markets, your backyard garden, neighborhood buying clubs, the natural foods store or co-op? Then there are countless ways to prepare such fresh fruits and vegetables at home. Overwhelmed in the kitchen? Some fast food joints are even cooking up such local produce for you.

 This episode features:

  • A visit to Cythnia Kapple's Midway Farms and neighborhood market on Highway 20 in Albany.
  • Burgerville's Chief Cultural Officer Jack Graves on the local chain's efforts to highlight more local foods on its menu.

55:34 minutes (50.87 MB)

Let's Connect the Torture Dots back to ... (wait for it) Dick Cheney!

program date: 
Mon, 05/18/2009

 Abe and Joe connect the torture dots back to ... (wait for it) Dick Cheney!

Abe and Joe examine new revelations in the ongoing U.S. torture scandal that lead directly to former Vice President Cheney. But we already knew that. Also, an LNG update and a look at the health care debate in Washington.

55:49 minutes (25.56 MB)

Let's Connect the Torture Dots back to ... (wait for it) Dick Cheney!

program date: 
Mon, 05/18/2009

 Abe and Joe connect the torture dots back to ... (wait for it) Dick Cheney!

Abe and Joe examine new revelations in the ongoing U.S. torture scandal that lead directly to former Vice President Cheney. But we already knew that. Also, an LNG update and a look at the health care debate in Washington.

55:49 minutes (25.56 MB)

Oregon Drug Courts Celebrate 20th Anniversary

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program: 
Evening News
program date: 
Mon, 05/18/2009

 

it’s the twentieth anniversary of drug courts this month- the alternative to incarcaration designed to save taxpayers money. the second oldest drug court in the country is right here in oregon. But multnomah county’s drug court and the dozens of drug courts around the country are in jeopardy. kboo’s keller henry in collaboration with oregon news service has more.

 
2:39 minutes (2.43 MB)

Let's Connect the Torture Dots back to ... (wait for it) Dick Cheney!

program date: 
Mon, 05/18/2009

 Abe and Joe connect the torture dots back to ... (wait for it) Dick Cheney!

Abe and Joe examine new revelations in the ongoing U.S. torture scandal that lead directly to former Vice President Cheney. But we already knew that. Also, an LNG update and a look at the health care debate in Washington.

55:49 minutes (25.56 MB)

 

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