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"I certainly appreciate your concern, and I would appreciate anything that you can do to…


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Anthony Chisholm, left, and Rocky Carroll star in August Wilson's Radio GolfOne day last…


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CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas--Vice President Dick Cheney accidentally shot and wounded a companion during…


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"Those who have no record of what their forebears have accomplished lose the inspiration which…


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Coretta Scott King Dies at 78

Coretta Scott King, who turned a life shattered by her husband's assassination into one…


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A new program will offer low-interest loans to entrepreneurs

It's not unusual for small-business owners to find themselves in a financial pinch once in awhile. There's an unexpected emergency or a temporary downturn in sales. Or there's a need to expand, and the bank won't approve a loan for the entire amount needed.

To bridge that funding gap, small business operators will be able to turn to the Portland Development Commission for loans through a new program soon to be offered to businesses in Portland's low-income neighborhoods.


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RISE workshop looks to eliminate some common misconceptions

It's a story as old as humanity itself. Newcomers arrive in town. Perhaps they look…


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Three programs designed to help youth received grants from Legacy Health System's Community…


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Loretta C. Alexander was born in Ponca City, Okla., on May 22, 1942. She was the first child born…


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Sivanderbil C.D. Willis was born on Nov. 13, 1945 in Belgonia, Miss., to Leatha Willis. He…


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