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Nataki Garrett, Oregon Shakespeare Festival Artistic Director 

On Wednesday, June 12, the Oregon Shakespeare Festival hosted a reception at the Froelick Gallery to welcome newly appointed artistic director Nataki Garret.

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(Photo Courtesy: AHEARTFELTDESIGN.COM) 

Gresham, Vancouver events join decades-old Portland celebration of the effective end of slavery

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Otis "Titi" Gulley 

Otis/Titi Gulley was found hanging from a tree on Rocky Butte May 27

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Photo courtesy Portland Fire & Rescue 

Boone will serve as first Black fire chief in Portland history

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Midway through Pride Month, there are still a number of events throughout Portland that celebrate LGBTQ community members of color.

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The school district says an employee has resigned following an investigation into "inappropriate racialized comments" made last week.

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The Oregon Senate voted Tuesday to prohibit single-use plastic shopping bags, joining a growing movement to reduce plastic pollution in oceans.

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(Photo Courtesy: State of Oregon: Employment Department) 

Low application rates, unfavorable working conditions make vacancies difficult to fill

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Oregon moved toward making daylight saving time permanent after the House voted 37-20 Thursday to ditch the twice-yearly time change if other West Coast states follow suit and Congress signs off.

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Photo by Christen McCurdy 

Keanon Lowe said he returned to Portland after his friend’s death

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