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North Carolina woman prints her resume on a cake, has it delivered to Nike

Karly Pavlinac Blackburn posted her story on LinkedIn and it went viral, but it also brought attention to a Hillsboro Instacart driver that wouldn't give...

How a blacksmith came to name Coburg, Oregon

The Oregon town's original name was "Diamond" after one of its first settlers, but a blacksmith decided otherwise after shoeing a horse. COBURG, Ore....

Police departments are hiring, but Oregon's only police academy has a 6 month-long wait to get in

What would normally be about a 3-4 week wait to attend the academy, has police departments getting creative in how they fill the now 6...

Iconic Nike waffle shoes worn by legendary distance runner Steve Prefontaine up for auction

The Sotheby's auction site claims this is the first time a pair of Prefontaine-worn sneakers has been publicly sold. PORTLAND, Ore. — For the...

Conflicting studies show how downtown Portland is recovering from the pandemic

Foot traffic is up in downtown compared to 2021. The report comes after a UC Berkeley study showed Portland was among the worst cities to...

Where the 'X' in PDX comes from

Portland International Airport is commonly known as 'PDX,' but the story behind where the 'X' comes from may not be as widely known. PORTLAND,...

Nonprofit behind 'Shanghai Tunnels' tour loses access to Portland's underground

The Cascade Geographic Society said access to the tunnels were cut off after businesses shut down or sold and handshake agreements were voided. PORTLAND,...

The theories behind the name 'Amboy' in Washington state | What's in a Name?

The small unincorporated area of north Clark County may be known best for a bar and an annual celebration of the area's first post office,...

The story of the 'cannon' in Cannon Beach | What's in a Name?

The history behind the name involves a game of peek-a-boo, a shark and of course, a cannon. CANNON BEACH, Ore. — Cannon Beach is...

Oregon moms call on state to improve resources for battling addiction

A group of moms gathered peacefully and rallied outside Gov. Kate Brown's house in Portland on Mother's Day to demand the state address the ongoing...

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