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Starlight Run (Photo Courtesy: Wikimedia Commons) 

The Starlight Run has a new start time, starting point and finish line. 

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Black Voices Candidate’s Forum 

The forum is free and open to the public with childcare provided.

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Prof. Mark Weislogel (center) talks with engineering students Tung Nguyen and Drew Wollman in front of PSU's Dryden Drop Tower. (Photo Courtesy PSU/NASA) 

A series of experiments designed by Portland State University along with NASA engineers that could unlock the secrets to long-distance travel to Mars are underway on the International Space Station (ISS).

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PAC President, LaJewel Lewis, right, introduces Long to audience. 

Adena Long had the chance to chat one-on-one with community members.

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The next election in Multnomah County is a local election. The Special District Election will be held on May 21, 2019 for local school district, water district, and rural fire protection district board members.

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Earth Day project connects work of six diverse groups into a whole

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Photo courtesy of Portland Trail Blazers 

14 schools will receive a total of $100,000 in direct support from the Trail Blazers Foundation and Wells Fargo

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Dr. Martin Luther King’s death is a call for action and a potent reminder that workers’ rights and civil rights are inextricably linked.

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Activists join nationwide day of action in response to AG Barr’s failure to release report.

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For the third consecutive year, Congressman Earl Blumenauer is holding an art competition for high school students in Oregon's Third Congressional District.

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