01-20-2019  3:02 am      •     
Trail Blazers celebration of black history

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Kimberly Bennefield’s “Triangle Art” quilt. (Photo by Matthew Stovall courtesy of K. Bennefield) 

The president of the Portland Modern Quilt Guild is keen on growing to 400 members

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Back in 2015, Oregon State Police released an audit that found 4,700 rape kits had not been tested

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Gov. Kate Brown speaks during a rally in Portland, Ore., Oct. 17, 2018. (AP Photo/Don Ryan, File) 

The Cook Political Report, a nonpartisan organization that tracks gubernatorial races, just labeled this election a "toss up."

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Available data suggest Black Oregonians see less benefit from current boom

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(Photo by Jim Dorothy) 

Play examines faith and music against backdrop of Memphis sanitation strike

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The monument was carved from a piece of Stone Mountain—where the Ku Klux Klan held its rebirth ceremony in 1915—and shipped from Georgia to Washington

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"Zero tolerance" made the town of Sheridan, Ore., an unusual way station for migrants from around the world

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(Courtesy of Marijuana Retail Report) 

New rules lower licensing fees for minority-owned businesses and those businesses who owners or staff were impacted by prohibition

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Photo courtesy Rev. E.D. Mondaine 

Ordinance is part of a larger push to upgrade older buildings – and some worry it could cause displacement

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