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Beginning the week there will be extra police patrols along with free and discounted public transportation options in an effort to reduce impaired driving typical during the holiday season

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The event will take place ahead of the House vote on Tuesday as part of the more than 500 Nobody Is Above the Law protests happening in nationwide

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Melvin “JR.” Nobles, Jr., Executive Director Friends of the Children—Tacoma 

Organization empowers youth facing the greatest obstacles through the long-term support of professional mentors

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Max smiles for the camera at OHS, just before going home with Dana and Tony Dunlap (photo courtesy of OHS) 

Max, a two-year-old Labrador/Weimaraner mix, is going to a new home with the Dunlap family of Damascus

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States estimate $190 million for wastewater, $35 million for drinking water projects in Oregon, and $120 million for wastewater, $22 million for drinking water projects in Washington

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Watch video of a silverspot caterpillar transform into a chrysalis. (photo courtesy of Oregon Zoo's website) 

The Oregon Zoo's breeding success provides new hope in an effort to save Oregon silverspots

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Meier & Frank holiday display (courtesy of Oregon Historical Society) 

This free Oregon Historical Society event will be held this Sunday, December 8 from 12 p.m. – 4 p.m.

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Those who come to give through Dec. 18 will receive a $5 Amazon.com Gift Card

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Workers prepare to remove a Confederate statue from its granite pedestal by the Chatham County courthouse in Pittsboro, N.C. early Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2019. (Scott Sharpe/The News & Observer via AP) 

Lawyers argued that the monument was installed at the end of Reconstruction to further the false “Lost Cause” narrative, celebrate White supremacy and send a message to African Americans that they did not enjoy the equal protection of the law

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Hobbs Waters will be discussing his solo exhibit “Thirteen” at The Armory in Portland

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