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4:43am

Wed December 19, 2012
Around the Nation

Oregon Man Advertises For Wife

Originally published on Thu December 20, 2012 3:44 am

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STEVE INSKEEP, HOST:

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6:04am

Wed December 12, 2012
The Two-Way

As Shots Rang Out In Oregon Mall, Shoppers And Santa Dove For Cover

Originally published on Wed December 12, 2012 12:52 pm

Jacob Tyler Roberts.
Clackamas County (Ore.) Sheriff's Department

1:30 p.m. ET. Gunman Identified:

The man who killed two people and seriously wounded a third person at a suburban Portland, Ore., shopping mall on Tuesday has been identified by police as Jacob Tyler Roberts, 22, of Portland, Oregon Public Broadcasting tells us.

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10:15am

Mon December 3, 2012
The Two-Way

'Three Cups Of Tea' Co-Author Took Own Life, Medical Examiner Says

Originally published on Mon December 3, 2012 1:51 pm

Viking Press

David Oliver Relin, a journalist who had reported from around the world before gaining fame — and getting mired in controversy — as co-author of the best-selling Three Cups of Tea, took his own life when he died on Nov. 15 in Oregon, The New York Times reports.

It got that word from Relin's family.

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5:41am

Tue November 20, 2012
Around the Nation

Customers Help Robbed Coffee Kiosk Recover

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RENEE MONTAGNE, HOST:

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1:26pm

Tue October 30, 2012
The Salt

Oregon State's New Cheese Plant Aims To Break The Rind

Originally published on Tue October 30, 2012 5:04 pm

Oregon State University food science and technology students mix a batch of havarti cheese in a cheesemaking class.
Lynn Ketchum OSU

It's football season at Oregon State University, and that means tailgating, grilling, and ... cheese?

When we think of Oregon, we don't necessarily think of cheese — maybe a nice Pinot Noir, but not cheese. But this fall, Oregon State University's new cheese plant rolled out its first batch of product: a specialty alpine cheese (like Swiss, Comte or Gruyere) dubbed by the students "Beaver Classic." It's a mild cheese, with nutty flavors like caramelized onions.

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