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Historic nomination is long-overdue milestone

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Warming shelters to open 8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 23, to 10 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 24; shelters will stay open as long as thresholds are met

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The Morrison Bridge will be closed to all users on Sunday, Feb. 27 from 7 a.m. until as late as 4 p.m.

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The Legislative Black, Indigenous, People of Color (BIPOC) Caucus released the following statement in response to this weekend’s mass shooting in Normandale Park in NE Portland

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Teresa Alonso Leon 

House Bill 4153 sets aside $350,000 to attract and retain Oregon talent for film, video and TV productions here in Oregon

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Black History Month roundtable will address how lessons learned from past infrastructure projects are informing IBR program equity emphasis

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The Genealogical Forum of Oregon’s African American Special Interest group meets every third Saturday, via ZOOM, from noon to 2 p.m. The public is invited to attend.

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At-home tests make it easy to get results in a few minutes, but are they reliable? OHSU answers your top 6 questions about at-home tests.

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Zoom meeting will be held Wednesday, February 23 from 6-7 p.m. 

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The Center for Responsible Lending and a coalition of 51 small business advocates submitted a letter to Congress today calling for fair treatment for microbusinesses seeking forgiveness of Paycheck Protection Program loans

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