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Tuesday, July 28, 2015

More Uber Than Bus: Salem's New Transit Service

What if the bus came when you called it? You have to plan ahead a little, but that’s the idea with a re-booted bus service in Salem, Oregon. More » Listen to this story

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Strange Twist In 'Asylum Playing Cards' Crowdfunding Case

Backers of a crowdfunding project from 2012 say they’re suddenly receiving the product they were promised. More » Listen to this story

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Aging WWII Vets Head To Tokyo To Take Care Of Some Unfinished Business

Seven Pacific Northwest veterans of World War II leave for Tokyo Thursday. They're carrying 70 captured Japanese flags to return for the 70th... More » Listen to this story

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Oregon Governor Orders State Agencies To Conserve Water

As drought conditions worsen across the state, Oregon Governor Kate Brown issued an executive order Tuesday to help conserve water. More » Listen to this story

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Oregon Legal Pot Sales Begin October 1, Officially

Oregon marijuana dispensaries can begin selling marijuana as soon as October 1, under a law signed Tuesday by Governor Kate Brown. More » Listen to this story

Monday, July 27, 2015

Washington AG Wins $55K Judgment Against Kickstarter Campaign Sponsor

Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson has won a $55,000 judgment against the backer of a Kickstarter campaign that failed to deliver. More » Listen to this story

Monday, July 27, 2015

What The New Yorker Article Did For Earthquake Prep Sales

Pacific Northwest businesses have noticed an uptick in earthquake preparation sales and inquiries since the New Yorker wrote about an expected 9.0... More » Listen to this story

Friday, July 24, 2015

Walla Walla Makes Preparations As Blue Creek Fire Threatens Water Supply

The massive Blue Creek Fire near Walla Walla, Washington, is putting the city’s drinking water supply in jeopardy. The fire is burning along the area’s... More » Listen to this story

Friday, July 24, 2015

Oregon Department Of Human Services Director Resigns

For the third time since former governor John Kitzhaber resigned, an Oregon state agency will change directors. This time, it’s the Department of Human... More » Listen to this story

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Mother Agonizes As Mentally Ill Inmates Continue To Languish In Washington Jails

The state of Washington is under a federal court order to address the issue of mentally ill inmates languishing in jail. But the problem has actually... More » Listen to this story

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