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Orca whales photographed off the south side of Unimak Island, eastern Aleutian Islands, Alaska.(via WikiCommons) 

Violations listed include illegal discharges into the Duwamish River, failure to collect stormwater samples and failure to install required treatment systems

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Open enrollment ends Sunday, Dec. 15

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In this April 17, 2018 file photo, a woman rides a motorized scooter in Washington Square Park in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File) 

Entrepreneurs would not be allowed to test their products in San Francisco's public space unless the tech in question is declared a "net public good."

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There may be a measure on the November 2020 ballot to fund likely hundreds of millions of dollars for increased social services

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Mathilde Aurélien-Wilson's line of beverages is on the shelf at New Seasons. (photo by Saundra Sorensen) 

Two Portland women are addressing disparities in the local food scene with Ethiopian and Haitian flavors, ingredients

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Portland Fire Chief Sara Boone's Aug. 12 swearing-in ceremony. Photo by Bernie Foster. 

In 1995, Boone was the first African American woman hired by Portland Fire & Rescue; this year she became its first African American Chief

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Christmas trees at Twin H Tree Farms in Bloomington, Indiana. Indiana University/James Brosher, CC BY-ND 

For Christmas tree farms to survive, shoppers will need to be more flexible

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(photo courtesy of Port of Portland) 

If you’ve not been to Portland International Airport in a few months, you’re in for some surprises.

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(photo by Susan Fried) 

Books to Prisoners in Seattle opened the doors of their new home to educate the community about the importance of learning and connection inside prisons

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PCC SE Campus (photo courtesy of PCC) 

$1 million to cover scholarships, mentorship, peer support for minority scholars

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