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In Oregon Labor Race, Competing Philosophies And Rising Tensions

Val Hoyle and Lou Ogden are vying for a nonpartisan position, but you might not know it from the tenor of the race. 

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Amidst Opioid Crisis, A Search For Alternatives

The opioid epidemic has spurred a movement in medicine to find alternatives. Many in the medical profession are more open to using non-opioid drugs that are safer.

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¿Es El Cerebro De Su Niña O Niño Un Músculo O Una Máquina?

Jason es bueno en ciertas materias escolares y actividades y prefiere hacerlas, sobre aquellas tareas que no son naturales para él. Por el contrario, su compañero de clase Austin dice que le gusta cuando tiene que "trabajar arduamente" para lograr algo.

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¿Con Tantos Idiomas En Nuestra Escuela, Cúal Vamos A Enseñar?

Cuando los niños del proyecto Clase del 2025 iniciaban el primer grado de primaria. Sus maestros en su escuela, estaban empezando un nuevo método de enseñanza del idioma inglés.  

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De Recibir Su Educación Escolar En Casa – A Quedarse Sin Hogar

El concepto de "casa" y "escuela" está evolucionando. Hoy en día hay miles de niños en Oregón que están siendo educados en su hogar. Y para otros miles, sus escuelas les ofrecen cosas que usualmente son atribuidas al hogar.

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PPS Launches Investigation Into Alleged Sex Abuse By Former Teacher

Portland Public Schools launched an investigation Tuesday into an alleged pattern of sexual harassment and abuse by a former teacher and coach.

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With School Starting, PPS Students Still Can't Drink From Water Fountains

Portland Public School students will still not be able to use school water fountains when the new academic year starts next week. 

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Oregon Mother, Infant Bond On Trails To 50 Waterfalls

Rowdy Briggs and his mom have averaged at least a hike a week since he was 5 months old, logging more than 150 miles on the trail in wind, rain and even snow.

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GrandMas2Go Pairs Mentors With New Oregon Parents

GrandMas2Go parent coaches will be available at no cost to families and, Otto says, will help rebuild the village on which communities have long relied to create strong families and healthy, happy children.

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More Sign Up For Obamacare, But It's Unclear What They'll Do If The Law Is Repealed

Tuesday is the last day to enroll for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act. And despite concerns it'll be replaced, more Oregonians have signed up this year than all previous years.


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