Northwest News Network (N3)

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The Northwest News Network is a regional collaboration of public radio stations that broadcast in Washington, Oregon and Idaho.

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Gang violence is mostly a big city problem. But in parts of the rural Northwest, police are grappling with gang rivalries, graffiti and even drive-by shootings. And it’s not just in the small towns. Gang members are frequenting public recreation lands: boat launches, fishing holes, hunting areas. This week we’re taking a look at what police say is a resurgence of gang activity - especially in rural areas.

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5 Pieces

Profiles of resource-dependent rural communities in search of new economic basis


Pieces

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A novel program under the Washington State Department of Veterans Affairs uses nature to heal the wounds of war

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio, New Hampshire Public Radio, and WAMC


  • Added: Dec 31, 2007
  • Length: 03:25
  • Purchases: 3
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You can tell a lot about a cowboy by the type of saddle on his horse's back.

  • Added: Dec 31, 2007
  • Length: 03:34
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You're probably familiar with skateboard parks. Now get ready for white water parks. They're skateboard parks with rapids

  • Added: Dec 31, 2007
  • Length: 03:37
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Three features highlighting aspects of health care in rural America

Bought by WAMC and Wyoming Public Radio


  • Added: Sep 27, 2007
  • Length: 18:19
  • Purchases: 2
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Engineers estimate it might cost as little as $0.75/gallon fuel a hybrid electric car with cheap Northwest hydropower.

Bought by WAMC


  • Added: Jul 17, 2007
  • Length: 03:39
  • Purchases: 1
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Scientists Attempt to Move Massive Commorant Colony from mouth of Columbia River

  • Added: Jul 17, 2007
  • Length: 04:13
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Twin-birth rate is up 70% nationwide. We profile a group of women who share the singular experience of raising multiples

Bought by WAMC


  • Added: Jul 17, 2007
  • Length: 03:38
  • Purchases: 1
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A visit to a clinic in rural central Oregon to find out what it?s like to stay healthy when your neighbors are sagebrush and jackrabbits

Bought by KRZA and KVMR


  • Added: Jul 17, 2007
  • Length: 04:26
  • Purchases: 2
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Climate change sends Artic Snow geese to pastures in the Lower 48, nibbling away at farmers' profits.

  • Added: Jul 17, 2007
  • Length: 03:43
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Portraits of Japanese-Americans Who "Stayed Behind" during World War II

  • Added: Jul 17, 2007
  • Length: 06:27