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Entertainment

Oregon’s Dark Horse Entertainment and Netflix announce more projects, including an Idris Elba movie

After teaming up for such productions as “The Umbrella Academy,” Netflix has announced that the streaming giant is extending its partnership with Dark Horse Entertainment, the company whose headquarters are in Milwaukie, Oregon. Dark Horse Entertainment was created in 1992, as a spinoff of Dark Horse Comics, which was founded by Mike Richardson in 1986. […]

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Pets

Pet Pics: Lots of great photos of Central Oregon’s best friends – KTVZ

Pet Pics: Lots of great photos of Central Oregon’s best friends KTVZ Source link

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Science

Oregon’s largest glass recycler will continue operating, install pollution controls

Oregon’s largest glass recycler will continue operating, install pollution controls The Bulletin Source link

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US

Oregon’s Kurt Schrader, after backlash over breaking with House Democrats, faces primary challenge in redrawn district

Schrader has often angered party progressives during his seven terms in the House. But it wasn’t until the state redistricting process produced a new map last year, which significantly altered the boundaries of his 5th Congressional District, that the conditions for a serious primary challenge first emerged. The race has attracted a barrage of outside […]

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Health

SALEM HISTORY: The “bicycle craze” in Oregon’s capital

Within a few years in the late 1800s, bicycles went from being regulated as a potential nuisance in Salem to having a dedicated column in the newspaper. The late Sue Bell, former editor of the Willamette Valley Genealogical Society’s Beaver Briefs, recounts the two-wheel craze. Ralph Emerson, son of Peter Emerson, in Salem in 1885 […]

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Business

Oregon’s Buckled Roads and Melted Cables Are Warning Signs

Highways and rail lines in the Pacific Northwest were built for a cooler climate. But the heat wave proved that extreme weather is becoming more common. This week, trapped under a stalled mountain of warm air called a heat dome, the Pacific Northwest got a taste of the future. On Sunday, as temperatures hit 105, […]