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Thumbnail for - Is This the Best Way to Educate Children with Autism?
Nov 5, 2014
V IS FOR VICTORY
At the pioneering Victory Academy, kids make strides through crafted curriculum, specialized architecture, and patience—lots of patience.
Thumbnail for - The Story Behind Steven Smith's Obsession with Tea
Nov 3, 2014
TITANS OF TEA
After transforming American tea with Tazo and Stash, Steven Smith chases the world’s greatest leaves.
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Apr 25, 2014
FEATURE
From poetry to poutine, from high tech to high fashion, we celebrate what makes our city the best anywhere.
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Feb 3, 2014
PROFILE
The "Green Reaper" of Boring, Oregon finds a calling—and a fresh start for an industry in flux—with wicker caskets, backyard burials, and free baby hugs.
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Jan 2, 2014
ENTERTAINMENT
After a decade of cracking up local listeners, Portland's radio dynamos aim to be public radios next big thing—and they just might make it.
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Apr 15, 2013
FEATURE
I’m a stripper, rocker, bartender, and writer. I had a lot of plans last year, but none of them involved breast cancer. The disease sidetracked my livelihood, threatened my life, and forced me to...
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Aug 23, 2012
Feature
A new museum at the Oregon State Hospital takes visitors behind the walls and through the history of the enigmatic facility.
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Aug 23, 2012
Feature
Fifth-generation farmer Ramsey McPhillips and a motley crew of neighbors wage a quixotic battle to stop North America’s largest garbage company from growing even bigger in the heart of Oregon's...
Thumbnail for - Fall Arts Preview: The Collaborative Way
Aug 23, 2012
Feature
Portland artists routinely team-up to break new ground. We've singled out a half-dozen partnerships for this fall's season preview.
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Aug 23, 2012
Feature
At Alaska’s wild Graveyard Point, a Portland family works to reinvent the salmon business.
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