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No Man Is An Island

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WINNERSCoincidence? Yeah, right. Weeks before Portland voters consider a measure that would require independent experts to judge claims against the Portland Fire and Police Disability Retirement Fund, ...   More
Wednesday, October 11, 2006 WW Editorial Staff

Into The Wild.

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WINNERSTalk about free advertising just before next month's election: Backers of measures to limit legislators' terms and to reform campaign finance got a gift from The Oregonian's Hawaii-gate series ...   More
Wednesday, October 4, 2006 WW Editorial Staff

The up-and-down world of Ron Saxton.

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WINNERSThink Teddy K is vulnerable? So does the national Republican Governors Association, which showed its love for GOP gubernatorial candidate Ron Saxton over the weekend by dropping off a half-mill ...   More
Wednesday, September 27, 2006 WW Editorial Staff

The Howls Of Joy And Justice.

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WINNERSTrue, moronic calls from the refs helped Oregon swipe a last-minute 34-33 miracle win on the football field Saturday against traditional powerhouse Oklahoma. But luck trumping skill didn't faze ...   More
Wednesday, September 20, 2006 WW Editorial Staff

Nurses who fight, sheriffs who don't.

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WINNERSA 51-year-old ER nurse proved that the right to bear arms is indeed irrelevant...if you have a frickin' bear's arms. Susan Kuhnhausen, who The Oregonian reported was about 5-foot-7 and 260 poun ...   More
Wednesday, September 13, 2006 WW Editorial Staff

The Scalpel of the Fourth Estate

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WINNERSGreat news for a state that cannot fund its schools or basic social services. Thanks to Oregon's "kicker" law, which regurgitates income taxes when receipts exceed forecasts by more than 2 perc ...   More
Wednesday, September 6, 2006 WW Editorial Staff

Breakin' the law, breakin' the law...

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WINNERSLast week's National Association of Realtors report indicates a slowing housing market: good news for members of the Portland slacker class looking to find a cheap address for band practice.Und ...   More
Wednesday, August 30, 2006 WW Editorial Staff

How to kill a possum? However you want.

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WINNERSSadistic trappers may soon enjoy a total open season. If an Oregon advisory board gets its way with proposed new rules for killing nuisance animals, it would be legit to dispatch raccoons and p ...   More
Wednesday, August 23, 2006 WW Editorial Staff

Sometimes, Disaster Is Good And Comedy Bad.

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WINNERSFrom the department of "sometimes it's better to be lucky than good,'' comes a gift for Gov. Ted Kulongoski. Independent state Sen. Ben Westlund's decision to halt his bid for governor leaves d ...   More
Wednesday, August 16, 2006 WW Editorial Staff

Cheers for hot air, jeers for pot smoke.

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WINNERSTake heart, Wal-Mart foes, and let Portland suburbanites show you the way. Opponents of the mega-store notched a win Monday in Beaverton when the City Council rejected the big-box planned for t ...   More
Wednesday, August 9, 2006 WW Editorial Staff
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