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Jul 18, 2012
Long Story [Short]
A 12-year veteran of Portland Fire and Rescue’s Dive Team, Lt. Rich Tyler is one of very few people to have experienced the murky netherworld that lies below the surface of the Willamette River.
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Jul 18, 2012
Rainmaker
A freshly minted start-up survivor thrives by shifting gears in tough economic times.
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Jun 22, 2012
Rainmaker
A vending machine visionary gambles on touchscreen technology.
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May 25, 2012
Mudroom
How a Tillamook company plans to conquer Saturn’s mightiest moon with a futuristic ballon.
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May 25, 2012
Mudroom
Portland’s many sister cities include Bologna and Sapporo. But where the heck is Khabarovsk?
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May 25, 2012
Rainmaker
Schoolhouse Electric’s growing business means more aesthetically deft accessories for the home or office.
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May 24, 2012
Long Story [Short]
Award-winning Portland author Ismet Prcic offers a glimpse of growing up in war-torn Bosnia, his struggles with PTSD, and the therapeutic power of writing.
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May 24, 2012
Feature
In the tough-on-crime ’90s, Oregon’s Measure 11 sentencing law sent teenager David Pedersen to juvenile jail—and then adult prison—for armed robbery. Fifteen years later, Pedersen got out and...
Thumbnail for - Portland Nice: The Rose City’s Thorny Race Politics
May 18, 2012
Bright Lights
See excerpts from our April 9 Bright Lights discussion with three prominent African American leaders on how our city’s well-known liberal values may be thwarting a more equitable future.
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Apr 27, 2012
Mudroom
Is a gesture worth a thousand words? The Language Hunters hope their hands will speak volumes.
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