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A reckless rehashing of the news.

Winners & Losers
WINNERSHundreds of would-be Multnomah County jail inmates can rest easy-for a few months, at least. The county budget passed last week punts the issue of paying for more jail beds until next winter, m ...   More
Wednesday, June 8, 2005 WW Editorial Staff

A week of news-turned into mush!

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WINNERSBlazers ex-coach Maurice Cheeks earned a well-deserved last laugh on Portland's beleaguered hoops squad by landing his dream job: He'll be returning to his beloved Philadelphia 76ers. The Blaze ...   More
Wednesday, June 1, 2005 WW Editorial Staff

Dissecting the week's events (with a rusty fork).

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WINNERSWith an Oregonian poll showing Mayor Tom Potter's approval rating (71 percent) towering at near-Laura Bush heights, Hizzoner's honeymoon continues. Now if he could only loan some of his public ...   More
Wednesday, May 25, 2005 WW Editorial Staff

The Future of News™

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WINNERSInvestors in the Whizzinator couldn't pay for the free publicity they got thanks to the bust of ex-Oregon Duck footballer Onterrio Smith. Smith, however, won't be offering any testimonials for ...   More
Wednesday, May 18, 2005 WW Editorial Staff

Bouquets for some. Bastinado for others.

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WINNERSPay-day loan sharks, bankruptcy attorneys and marriage counselors are gonna be in the velvet sooner than they thought-the state says video slots, hotly anticipated by Oregon's most abject gambl ...   More
Wednesday, May 11, 2005 WW Editorial Staff

Now Beta-Testing the NewsProbe 3600.

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WINNERSReal-estate wheeler-dealers-architects, brokers, construction companies-may have pre-ordered years' worth of Dom Perignon at news that the Goodman family of parking-lot moguls wants to lease mu ...   More
Wednesday, May 4, 2005 WW Editorial Staff

Pre-Processed News for the Busy Modern Reader™

Winners & Losers
WINNERSChalk one up for The Man! Spurning a challenge from defense attorneys (some sort of "Constitution" mumbo-jumbo), a judge ruled that cops can continue banning druggies and dealers from Portland' ...   More
Wednesday, April 27, 2005 WW Editorial Staff

A veritable conclave of current events.

Winners & Losers
WINNERSNike's spin-meisters earned their ducats last week. The Swoosh leaked a report listing all its worldwide contractors to The Oregonian-in exchange for a promise that the newspaper would limit it ...   More
Wednesday, April 20, 2005 WW Editorial Staff

Nostradamus-style journalism!

Winners & Losers
WINNERSBike lovers, hybrid owners and other eco-friendly do-gooders hoisted their Clif Bars with glee as gas prices became more bloated than the average Saudi prince's bankroll. In Portland, the avera ...   More
Wednesday, April 13, 2005 WW Editorial Staff

The Truth.

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WINNERSPortland's Roman Catholics may have plunged into mourning at the death of Pope John Paul II. But parishioners of the embattled local archdiocese, which declared bankruptcy amid a wave of child- ...   More
Wednesday, April 6, 2005 WW Editorial Staff
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