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  1. Alexandra Savior Went to Los Angeles to Jumpstart Her Career, but All She Found Was DarknessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 18 | Willamette Week

    The Vancouver-born singer has resettled in the Pacific Northwest, but leaving the Hollywood spotlight hasn't harmed her prospects. Like a lot of young artists, Alexandra Savior presumed the best thing for her career would be moving to Los Angeles.

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  2. Five Mind-Blowing Facts Every Portland Hipster Transplant Should Know - You Won't Believe No. 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | Willamette Week

    When I was informed that certain fans of my historical testimonies have referred to them as "clickbait," I was initially confused. While I am a progressive man by nature , and I accept that language is constantly evolving, this is the first time I had heard this modern portmanteau.

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  3. Ben's Bottle Shop: Bar ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2016 | Willamette Week

    Vancouver is growing up beer-strong and hardy. Indeed, it has become Portland's beeriest suburb by far, with four new breweries this past year, plus more stirring in Camas.

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  4. 10 Things You Need to Know About Uber in PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2014 | Willamette Week

    The San Francisco-based ride-sharing company launched a surprise invasion of Portland on Friday , bringing its service to the only city on the West Coast where it wasn't operating. City officials like Commissioner Steve Novick , who had so far barred Uber's cars , vow to retaliate with stings and fines.

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  5. Good Cop, Mad CopRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2016 | Willamette Week

    On that June day a decade ago, Sharma, a Vancouver cop, attended a domestic-violence prevention training program at the local YWCA. During the event, an assistant Vancouver, Wash., city attorney named Ketu Shah noticed some cops acting unprofessionally.

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  6. Sacrificing RebeccaRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2016 | Willamette Week

    For 14 years, Laurie Recht struggled with her daughter's illness. At least, that's what she wanted people to believe.

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  7. Vancouvera s Tap Union Freehouse Is Here to Finally Occupy an Otherwise Empty Downtown SpaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2016 | Willamette Week

    Real estate booms are like high tide in a winter storm. Yes, the surge is dangerous and destructive to many, but it's also the only time the sand on the top edge of the beach is finally cleansed of all the bottle caps, used condoms and half-burnt logs otherwise trapped forever.

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  8. Gov. Kate Browna s Former Top Aide Goes to Work for a Hospital ChainRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Willamette Week

    Brian Shipley, a top aide to the past three Oregon governors, has taken a new job as the top lobbyist for PeaceHealth, a non-profit Vancouver, Wash.-based healthcare company that operates 10 hospitals in Alaska, Washington and Oregon. He also served as legislative director to Sen. President Peter Courtney and in between stints in Salem, performed a crucial task for Oregon Health & Science University, helping persuade legislators in 2014 to chip in $200 million toward the $1 billion challenge grant made by Nike co-founder Phil Knight and his wife, Penny.

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  9. Mikes DroppedRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2016 | Willamette Week

    During a game where the Blazers were playing the San Antonio Spurs sometime last year, the Portland broadcast caught a glimpse of Becky Hammon, the Spurs' new assistant coach and the first woman thus far to work on the bench of an NBA squad. Mike Rice, I recall, offered gentle patronization-something along the lines of, "It really is nice to see.

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  10. Donald Trump Schlongs Vancouver, Cancelling His Planned RallyThis means Eugene is yuge.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | Willamette Week

    The presumptive Republican presidential nominee has cancelled a planned May 7 appearance in Vancouver, Wash., after failing to find an available venue. Since Trump told Clark County Republicans two weeks ago that he hoped to stop by the 'Couv on a Pacific Northwest campaign jaunt, his campaign has been searching for a rally location-even saying they'd consider Portland proper.

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  11. Donald Trump Can't Find a Huge, Classy Venue in Vancouver, WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | Willamette Week

    The now all-but-certain Republican Party presidential nominee has hit a roadblock to his plans to visit Vancouver, Wash. this Saturday: His campaign can't find a venue to host him.

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  12. The Blind Onion Pizza & PubRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2012 | Willamette Week

    Are pizzas, like prophets, without honor only in their hometown? Founded in Portland in 1996, the Blind Onion Pizza & Pub has grown into a mini-chain with locations in Washington and Nevada. While plenty of Portlanders surely like the funky pizzeria's doughy pies, there's only one location and it's not often put among the top in town.

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  13. No Good Clippers: A Blazers Playoff UpdatePortland got a win, and everyone got a hat.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | Willamette Week

    I understand why they gave everyone shirts: uniform color looks imposing and visually attractive on television. But why baseball hats? They carry hair disease.

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  14. end: 18 Things to Do and See in Portland April 22 to 24Read the original story

    Apr 22, 2016 | Willamette Week

    This show, staged in a theater that looks like a railcar next to North Portland's train tracks, includes tap dance, burlesque on Fridays and the show's token drink: coffee. Friday shows include Black Lodge Burlesque .

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  15. Wacom moves to Portlanda s Pearl DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Willamette Week

    Digital pen manufacturer Wacom has moved their North American headquarters to the Pearl District in a long, arduous sojourn from their former headquarters in the far off land of Vancouver, Washington. Now occupying the top 3 and ground level floors of the recently refurbished Pearl West building, Wacom Americas celebrated the opening of their new offices with a ribbon cutting ceremony and a visit from their president and CEO Masahiko Yamada from the company's headquarters in Japan.

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  16. Road Trip: VancouverA shopping trip to our northern suburb.Read the original story

    Apr 19, 2016 | Willamette Week

    Remember getting jammed up in traffic during that brief period when Washington's weed was legal and Oregon wasn't? Yeah, that sucked. Well, you might not believe this, but there are still good reasons to cross the bridge to Vancouver to buy cannabis.

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  17. Watch Bob Mould Take a Sad Walk Around Portland In a oeHold Ona VideoRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2016 | Willamette Week

    Like a lot of Minnesotans, Bob Mould seems to have an almost spiritual connection to Portland, particularly when it comes to music videos. "Hold On," the latest clip from the legendary post-punk singer-songwriter, is his fourth collaboration with local director Alicia J. Rose , and it's his most Portlandian yet.

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  18. Testing Ja s That Look Like CiggiesRead the original story

    Apr 12, 2016 | Willamette Week

    When I first smoked weed, back when my tolerance was low and glassware seemed unnecessary, I would roll the tip of an American Spirit between my fingers, emptying the strands of tobacco out the window or onto the pavement. Then I would stuff the hollowed paper with a pinch of crumbled weed and tear away the filter.

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  19. April 20 Events in PortlandRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2015 | Willamette Week

    Milton Friedman was bullshitting you: There is a lunch that's so low in opportunity cost that it's functionally free, and you will find it here on Monday, April 20, beginning at 11 am. Show up with the Leafly app on your intelligent telephone and the Hot Box BBQ cart will hook you up with a free sammy made of delicious smoked meats on brioche buns, plus chips and water.

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  20. Fever-dream on Friday. Drink your way through Saturday. Pick from two Go(u)lds on Sunday.Read the original story

    Mar 31, 2016 | Willamette Week

    Jackson uses humor and metacommentary in his black-and-white series. Red Star employs color, scale and interaction with museum visitors to highlight the traditions of Crow women, a matrilineal people whose lives were not captured by Curtis' sepia portraits of male chiefs.

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