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Deschutes County begins Skyliners Road chip-sealing, assures cyclists the bike lanes get smoother treatment

June 22, 2022 9:32 PM Barney Lerten

Deschutes County began a chip-sealing project on about eight miles of Skyliners Road west of Bend on Wednesday, and an official assured concerned...Continue Reading

Bend hemp store owner troubled by new OLCC hemp rules

June 22, 2022 11:32 AM Jack Hirsh

Changes to OLCC regulations on hemp products sold in Oregon go into effect a week from Friday, but one Central Oregon hemp grower says the new rules...Continue Reading

City of Bend holds open house tonight on Midtown Pedestrian and Bicycle Crossings feasibility study

June 16, 2022 1:31 PM Kelsey McGee

The public has been invited to an open house Wednesday night by the city of Bend to learn about the Midtown Pedestrian and Bicycle Crossings...Continue Reading

Oregon Dept. of Revenue to begin distributing one-time assistance payments of $600

June 22, 2022 2:37 PM KTVZ news sources

As directed by the Oregon Legislature through House Bill 4157, the Oregon Department of Revenue will begin distributing One-Time Assistance Payments...Continue Reading

Oregon joins in $1.25 million settlement over Carnival Cruise Line data breach

June 22, 2022 2:12 PM KTVZ news sources

Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum and 45 other attorneys general announced Wednesday a $1.25 million multistate settlement with Florida-based...Continue Reading

Eugene man sentenced in federal court for illegally importing, exporting live scorpions

June 22, 2022 12:07 PM KTVZ news sources

A Eugene man who formerly resided in Southern Oregon was sentenced in federal court Wednesday for violating the Lacey Act by illegally importing...Continue Reading

Police make 290 traffic stops, write 259 tickets during 2-week Bend Parkway speeding crackdown

June 22, 2022 10:55 AM Barney Lerten

Over the past two weeks, Bend Police officers participated in a speed detail on the Bend Parkway in an effort to combat excessive speeds and...Continue Reading

City of Bend adding incentives -- and penalties -- to address issues with Bird e-bikes being left around town

June 21, 2022 11:48 AM Noah Chast

One month in, Bend's new Bird electric bike rental program has seen success, but not without some complaints about them being left scattered around...Continue Reading

Kropf named chair of Oregon House Judiciary Committee

June 17, 2022 4:57 PM KTVZ news sources

State Rep. Jason Kropf, D-Bend, has been appointed by Oregon House Speaker Dan Rayfield, D-Corvallis, to serve as chair of the House Judiciary...Continue Reading

Man accused of threatening to 'shoot up' elementary school

June 17, 2022 2:55 PM Associated Press

A man is facing a federal charge stemming from what FBI agents said were his emailed messages to federal law enforcement about his desire to kill...Continue Reading

US adds $103M for wildfire hazards and land rehabilitation

June 17, 2022 11:13 AM Associated Press

By KEITH RIDLER Associated Press BOISE, Idaho (AP) -- The U.S. is adding $103 million this year for wildfire risk reduction and burned-area...Continue Reading

New state panel aims to expand, improve vital camera-based wildfire detection system

June 17, 2022 12:16 PM KTVZ news sources

Oregon is experiencing increasingly extreme fire seasons, with devastating impacts. Keeping fires small is critical to protecting Oregonians, their...Continue Reading

Campers in woods off China Hat Road south of Bend get notice to vacate; temporary campfire ban imposed

June 16, 2022 9:10 PM Barney Lerten

Faced with a rising tide of calls for action about campers off China Hat Road from southern Bend residents and the Deschutes County Sheriff's...Continue Reading

Cascades East Transit launches online survey, seeks public input for Bend mobility hubs feasibility study

June 16, 2022 2:46 PM KTVZ news sources

BEND, Ore. (KTVZ) -- Cascades East Transit is seeking public input for the future development of mobility hubs in Bend via an online survey and a...Continue Reading

‘Legal box,' not blank slate: Bend councilors start process for regulating unsanctioned camping on city property

June 15, 2022 7:55 PM Kelsey McGee, Barney Lerten

(Update: Adding video and comments from meeting) BEND, Ore. (KTVZ) -- Rarely does any city council tackle a tough issue -- such as, the hot-button...Continue Reading

Redmond home added to National Register of Historic Places, with guidance for more homes to follow

June 15, 2022 11:43 AM KTVZ news sources

Two National Register applications from the city of Redmond, recommended by the Oregon's State Advisory Committee on Historic Preservation, have...Continue Reading

Grants available for Jefferson County small businesses, micro-enterprises

June 15, 2022 10:19 AM KTVZ news sources

MADRAS, Ore. (KTVZ) -- NeighborImpact has over $25,000 available for small businesses and/or microenterprises that were financially impacted by the...Continue Reading

Biden could lift some tariffs on China as he searches for solution to rising costs

June 15, 2022 8:33 AM CNN Newsource

By Kevin Liptak, CNN President Joe Biden is still debating whether to lift some tariffs on China put in place by his predecessor as he mines his...Continue Reading

Biden ally pushes Big Oil surtax to eliminate ‘perverse' incentives to price gouge

June 14, 2022 4:04 PM CNN Newsource

By Matt Egan, CNN Democratic Sen. Ron Wyden is drawing up a surtax on Big Oil that would seek to rein in the industry's skyrocketing profits at...Continue Reading

Revised Crossing Trails destination resort plans draw big crowd, concerns from Powell Butte residents

June 14, 2022 7:59 PM Kelsey McGee

Emotions ran high among the packed crowd at Powell Butte Community Center Tuesday evening on topics such as traffic and water. Residents expressed...Continue Reading

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prohibitionist hits:0 government drug warrior (prohibition_agency) hits:0 propaganda (drugwar_propaganda) hits:6 legalization hits:0 drug_reformer hits:0 reform_referenda hits:0 cannabis hits:8 stimulant hits:0 narcotic hits:0 hallucinogen hits:0
    prohibitionist     prohibition_agency     drugwar_propaganda     legalization     drug_reformer
    reform_referenda     cannabis     stimulant     narcotic     hallucinogen

incarceration/prison mentioned? NO - the issue of prison or incarceration was NOT mentioned in this article .

propaganda analysis

explicit prohibition propaganda (explicit_propaganda) hits:0 hated group (propaganda_theme1) hits:0 madness, violence, illness (propaganda_theme2) hits:2 survival of society (propaganda_theme3) hits:1 gateway, use is abuse (propaganda_theme4) hits:0 children (propaganda_theme5) hits:0 demonize, war, epidemic (propaganda_theme6) hits:2 total prohibition (propaganda_theme7) hits:0 dissent opposed (propaganda_theme8) hits:1
EXP - explicit prohibition propaganda (explicit_propaganda) GRP - hated group (propaganda_theme1) MAD - madness, violence, illness (propaganda_theme2)
SOC - survival of society (propaganda_theme3) USE - gateway, use is abuse (propaganda_theme4) KID - children (propaganda_theme5)
WAR - demonize, war, epidemic (propaganda_theme6) TOT - total prohibition (propaganda_theme7) DIS - dissent opposed (propaganda_theme8)

 drug of abuse implied / mentioned

drug related
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illegal drugs  
drugwar_propaganda : a drug war propaganda event, campaign release, slogan, or themepropaganda

drugwar propaganda 70%
[news] [concept]

propaganda theme2 propaganda theme3 propaganda theme6 propaganda theme8 Why Are Americans So Easy to Manipulate? (Bruce E Levine, 2012)
Classic Modern Drug Propaganda
Themes in Chemical Prohibition
Drug War Propaganda (kindle edition)
propaganda_theme2 : drug war propaganda theme: madness, violence, illness caused by drugsmadness, violence, illness

propaganda theme2 70%
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"threatening" "profits"2Madness Crime Violence Illness (propaganda theme 2)
Distortion 18: Cannabis and Mental Illness
No, marijuana use doesn't lower your IQ (10/2014)
propaganda_theme3 : drug war propaganda theme: survival of societysurvival of society

propaganda theme3 50%
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"Community"1Survival of Society (propaganda theme 3)
The "Nation" as a Device To Create a Psychological Crowd
propaganda_theme6 : drug war propaganda theme: demonize; use of drugs is epidemic; wardemonize, war, epidemic

propaganda theme6 60%
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"combat" "skyrocketing"2Demonize, War (propaganda theme 6)
List of Wars on Concepts
Perpetual war
The Failed War on Drugs (2012)
propaganda_theme8 : dissent opposed

propaganda theme8 50%
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secret evidence Dissent Attacked (propaganda theme 8)
From Martin Luther King to Anonymous, governments target dissenters not just "bad guys" (2014)
 drug of abuse

illegal drugs
[news] [concept]

 oft-mentioned government prohibitionist

govt prohib other
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"police Chief" "Joe Biden"2A Drug War Carol, page 18
 NSA/DEA/local PD - Spying and Lying Scandal

secret evidence 50%
[news] [concept]

"traffic stops"
Routine Traffic Stop? Anonymous Tip? - DEA Manual Coaches Government Prosecutors to Lie in Court to Evade Truth about NSA Tapping Domestic Phone Content, to Bust People for Pot (2014)
Justice Dept to Notify Defendants on Surveillance (2013)
DEA SOD (Special Operations Division)
Brady disclosure
Fruit of the poisonous tree
NSA Listening to Rumrunners During Prohibition I (2014)
All Your Communications in Eternal Dragnet, Searched for Keywords (2014)
How NSA, DEA and Your Local Police Illegally Collude to use Wiretap Content, to Bust You for Pot (2014)
Secret Police Search Engine for DEA/NSA/Local PD - Target: Your Real-Time Wiretap Transcripts (2014)
Secret Law (2016)
 psychoactive plant

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cannabis : cannabis (marijuana) product or usecannabis
[news] [concept]
hemp Cannabis: Religious and Spiritual Uses
Cannabis-Driving Studies Cannabis Link DB
Schaffer Library: Marijuana
U.S. Prisons Thriving on Jim Crow Marijuana Arrests (2013)
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 legalism 50%
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"federal court for illegally" "federal court Wednesday for violating the Lacey Act by illegally" law.html
The Book of Lord Shang
Legalism (Chinese philosophy)
Ham Sandwich Nation: Due Process When Everything is a Crime (2013)
Yes, YOU are a Criminal...You Just Don't Know It Yet (2013)
Three Felonies a Day
You're a Criminal in a Mass Surveillance World (2015)
 aggrandizing government

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"official"1Statism: the Most Dangerous Religion (2014 video)
What is Statism?
Conservapedia: Statism
Wikipedia: Statolatry
Bought Priesthood
Worship of the U. S. Government (2011)
Bureaucratic Thrust
Tyranny of Experts
The Threat of Authority (2012)
The Media As Enablers of Government Lies
The Statist Mindset (Jacob Hornberger, 2011)
Thinking Critically about Experts and Authority
'Scientific' evidence for FDA-approved drugs isn't so scientific, it turns out (2014)
The Intellectual Gravy Train (2015)
 mainstream (controlled) media

[news] [concept]

mockingbird Mainstream Media
Michael Levine, Mainstream Media: The Drug War Shills
Mainstream Media: The Most Significant Threat To Freedom
 Mockingbird / Wurlitzer; US intel-controlled media

[news] [concept]

assoc press Operation Mockingbird - Mighty Wurlitzer cia a...
US Media Conceals News (2013)
Two of the Largest American Newspapers Opine in Favor of Allowing States to Legalize Marijuana (2012)
Propaganda 101: Operation Mockingbird Continues (2015)
 assoc press
[news] [concept]
"Associated Press" "AP" cia a...
Associated Press (AP) - Mockingbird / Wurlitzer

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    assoc_press concept - AP - Associated Press - long linked with "Mighty Wurlitzer" intel ops like, "Operation Mockingbird"
    mockingbird concept - documented US intel controlled media: newspapers, tv, radio - various press associated with known intel ops such as, "Operation Mockingbird", "Mighty Wurlitzer", etc.
    msm concept - mainstream media - corporate, government controlled press: newspaper, tv, radio, websites; press associated with known intel ops such as, "Operation Mockingbird", "Mighty Wurlitzer", Tavistock Institute, etc.
    aggrandizement concept - terms of aggrandizement (of government)
    legalism concept - unreasonable, abusive elevation of laws, government secrecy, rulers
    school concept
    cannabis concept - cannabis (marijuana) product or use
    hemp concept - industrial hemp (for food, fuel, fiber, etc.)
    intoxicant concept
    plants concept - Plants listed in this section are those which have been used by humans for their mind- or emotion-altering properties.
    secret_evidence concept - secret anti-drug (read: anti-pot) police trained to "recreate" -- lie about -- evidence in court, in order to hide wholesale NSA domestic spying on the people, and then lying about it; the laundering of espionage techniques -- listening to phone call content and net use -- to bust ordinary people in America for "drugs" -- pot --, under the guise of "fighting terror."
    govt_prohib_other concept - prohibitionist who gets (or has gotten in the past) a government paycheck or money to bolster prohibition, but mentioned in many non-drug-related articles, too
    illegal_drugs concept - drugs of abuse, so-called
    propaganda_theme8 concept
    propaganda_theme6 concept - drug war propaganda theme: demonize; use of drugs is epidemic; war
    propaganda_theme3 concept - drug war propaganda theme: survival of society
    propaganda_theme2 concept - drug war propaganda theme: madness, violence, illness caused by drugs
    drugwar_propaganda concept - a drug war propaganda event, campaign release, slogan, or theme
    drug_related concept - related to illegal drugs and prohibition