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40 Years of Service

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Landmark Study Seeks to Prevent Alzheimer’s Disease

The breakthrough A4 study at OHSU seeks to stop Alzheimer's disease before it starts … For all the information click here


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May Day Demonstrators Clash with Police in Pacific Northwest

Earlier demonstrations in Seattle and Portland, Oregon, to decry racism and income inequality were largely peaceful, but protesters who gathered later in the day confronted police, who attempted to keep them from damaging property and disrupting traffic … To read the whole story click here


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The Black Athlete: 'No Viet Cong Ever Called Me N----'

Typically, in America, the mainstream white community has been the main culprits of wildly supporting athletes, while rejecting where they come from, what they stand for, or what their families and communities are still having to deal with in their lives daily … To read all about it click here


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Commentary: No Better Time to End Racial Profiling

Rep. John Conyers (D-Mich.) and Sen. Ben Cardin (D-Md.) have once again introduced a bill designed to make racial profiling a federal criminal offense … To check the details click here


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Letter to Gov. Inslee: Discrimination in Contracting Demands Lawsuit

In a letter to Washington Governor Jay Inslee, 20 civil rights groups say they will take legal action against the state alleging discrimination in contracting… Read the story and the letter here


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Aid to Nepal: Beware of Charity Scams

Officials say that if you give your money to a fake charity there is little hope of getting it back… To read all about it click here


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Commentary: Baltimore, We Have Been Here Before

Fifty years after the Kerner Commission, we ignore its teachings at our peril… To read more click here


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Best of the Web: April 27 2015

We Out Here Magazine, Toni Morrison's new book, the White House Correspondents' Dinner and more … For all the information click here


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Sen. Patty Murray Quietly Rises to Top

The Washington state Democrat is the reason behind an uncomfortable power standoff between two men who intend to lead the Democrats after Minority Leader Harry Reid retires … To read the whole story click here


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No Time To Lose: Global Response To Nepal Quake Gears Up

There is still time to save lives — that's why governments and aid agencies Sunday rushed doctors, volunteers and equipment to Nepal without waiting for the dust to settle … To read all about it click here


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In Baltimore Grief and Fury Over Freddie Gray’s Death

A night of violence gave way to a day of mourning Sunday for a man who died after sustaining serious injuries while in the custody of Baltimore police … To check the details click here


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Black Empowerment for Kids: Free Breakfast Program Kicks Off

It starts April 27, running from 7 to 8 a.m. every Monday and Friday at the Columbia International Cup Coffee Shop and Café at 9022 North Newman Ave., in New Columbia… For all the information click here


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Bill Would Make Filming Police Legal in Oregon

The House Judiciary Committee approved a bill Monday that says merely videotaping a police, parole or probation officer does not constitute the crime of interfering with the official's duties… To read the whole story click here


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Q&A With Angela Renée Simpson of 'Show Boat'

The Skanner News interviews opera singer Angela Renée Simpson, who plays “Queenie” in the production… To read the interview click here


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County Proclaims Crime Victims' Rights Week

District Attorney Rod Underhill testified before the county board about the hardships of crime victims who are often overlooked and neglected… To read the whole story click here


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Blackonomics: Creating Conscious Black Millionaires

Conscious brothers and sisters consider it their “reasonable” service to support one another, to contribute to one another’s causes, and to let their actions speak louder than their words … For all the information click here


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Students Opting Out of Common Core Testing

Some lawmakers, sensing a tipping point, are backing the parents and teachers who complain about 'high stakes' tests … To read the whole story click here


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Veterans Health Care Threatened by Privatization

The issue is likely to influence the 2016 presidential election … To read all about it click here


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County Proclaims Crime Victims' Rights Week

A number of the bills now before the Oregon State Legislature protect parties who have experienced domestic violence or sexual assault … To check the details click here


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New Online Order Form to Place a Wedding Announcement for Print or Web

We now have online classified ad and announcement ordering for your convenience. Place your ad or announcement in print, online or both using our new quick and easy form… Click here to purchase a wedding announcement.


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