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Darcell Dance and her daughter Aasha Benton  

Mo Better Wellness, Connection, and Facilitation will offer wellness events and consulting.

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In downtown Phoenix a tent city has ballooned amid pandemic-era evictions and surging rents that have dumped hundreds more people onto the sizzling streets that grow eerily quiet when temperatures peak in the midafternoon. A heat wave earlier this month brought temperatures of up to 114 degrees (45.5 Celsius) - and it’s only June

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(Jason Pettigrew/Bootleg Fire Incident Command via AP, File) 

Health officials published a report that highlights youth feelings of distress, anger and frustration about perceived adult and government inaction.

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Prominent Portland poet and activist publishes new, timely volume.

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Recent mass shootings have given the Oregon ballot initiative huge momentum, with the number of volunteers doubling to 1,200 and signatures increasing exponentially

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Federal prosecutors say the former top leader of the far-right extremist group and other members conspired to forcibly oppose the lawful transfer of presidential power

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Tacoma Sheriff Ed Troyer 

The order requires him the sheriff to stay away from a Black newspaper carrier who is suing him over a confrontation last year.

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Andrea Bell 

Andrea Bell in as new executive director of Oregon Housing and Community Services

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(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File) 

Child welfare officials in Oregon will stop using an algorithm to help decide which families are investigated by social workers, opting instead for a new process that officials say will make better, more racially equitable decisions.

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Bruce Harrel, Seattle Mayor 

Seattle will create a database of homeless camps and provide more than $100 million to a regional group trying to tackle the region's ongoing crisis of people without homes

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