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Business and Environment Reporter — KPBS
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Oregon Ducks quarterback Marcus Mariota wins the 2014 Heisman: The Oregonian sports top 5 — Here are The Oregonian's top 5 sports stories on for Saturday, Dec. 13: 1. Marcus Mariota makes history, winning Oregon Ducks' first Heisman Trophy 2. Will Marcus Mariota be the first unanimous Heisman Trophy winner? (poll) 3. Canzano: Marcus Mariota and Heisman Trophy go hand in hand now 4.

Oregon Ducks quarterback Marcus Mariota wins Heisman: What they're saying — Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota received 90.9 percent of the available 929 available votes to win the 2014 Heisman Trophy, becoming the first University of Oregon player to do so. Mariota had been considered frontrunner going into the award ceremony. People reacted on social media after Mariota won the award, part of which can be seen below.

Lakeridge's LaNae Lillard, sister of Trail Blazers' Damian Lillard, making strides for Pacers — Don't be surprised if you see Damian Lillard at a few Lakeridge Pacers girls basketball games this season. LaNae Lillard, the younger sister of the Portland Trail Blazers All-Star, is playing her first season on the varsity squad for the Pacers, and has shown improvements over the young season, posting seven points in Lakeridge's 65-24 loss to Tigard.

Tigard too much for Lakeridge, downs Pacers 65-24: Girls basketball recap — LAKE OSWEGO - Tigard's stifling defense locked up Lakeridge on Friday evening, allowing a season-low 24 points to the Pacers (2-3, 0-1 Three Rivers League) as the Tigers (4-0, 1-0) romped to a 65-24 victory on the road. "Oh gosh, they're just such a strong team," first-year coach Jillian Noe said.

2014 Online Film Critics Society (OFCS) Nominations — The Online Film Critics Society ( OFCS) has revealed its nominations and they're kind of amazing. Making LA and NY look pretty pedestrian by comparison, the OFCS have opted for some exciting choices in Best Picture like Under the Skin , Mommy, Nightcrawler and Two Days, One Night.

San Diego Filipinos Watch As Deadly Typhoon Washes Over The Philippines — San Diego's Filipino community is reaching out to help the island nation deal with another killer typhoon. About one million people left their homes as Tropical Storm Hagupit, which was downgraded from a typhoon Monday, washed over the Philippines this weekend. The storm created a thirst for information here in San Diego.

Rose Bowl matchup best case scenario? The Oregonian sports top 5 — In case you missed them, these five Oregonian sports stories proved most popular with readers on Sunday, Dec. 7 (as of 11 p.m.). The above gallery was the day's most popular. 1. Canzano: Rose Bowl matchup could not have been better for Oregon Ducks 2.

Oregon Ducks dominate Arizona Wildcats; Mike Riley's departure from Oregon State: The Oregonian sports weekly top 10 — In case you missed them, these 10 Oregonian sports stories proved most popular with readers last week. The above gallery was the most viewed. 1. Oregon Ducks dominate Arizona Wildcats in Pac-12 Championship: Live chat recap 2. Oregon State's Mike Riley: Coach's faith held family, football together amid birth, death, lost seasons 3.

Jonathan Stewart's first 100-yard game since 2010 tops NFL locals in Week 14 — Jonathan Stewart, shouldering most of the load at running back due to DeAngelo Williams' broken hand, ran for the second-highest total of his career, rushing 20 times for 155 yards and a score. The former Oregon Ducks running back's 69-yard touchdown was the longest rush touchdown of his career.

Was New England Patriots cornerback Brandon Browner's hit legal? Video — New England Patriots cornerback Brandon Browner delivered a controversial huge hit against San Diego Chargers receiver Ladarius Green on Sunday Night Football. The hit by the former Oregon State Beavers corner jarred the ball loose, and was intercepted by New England and returned for a touchdown, which would have given the Patriots a lead.
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Dec 17, 2014

RT @TBMento: Playing videographer today for @KPBSErik. Hear how SD's tourism economy has improved on tonight's Evening Edition.

Dec 16, 2014

Southwest Airline baggage workers in San Diego picket for public support as contract talks linger w/o resolution.

Nov 28, 2014

Union workers call for family friendly schedule. Protest outside Walmart in La Mesa.

Nov 26, 2014

RT @npratc: Today is one of the busiest travel days of the year, so you better help us make it one of the most-listened-to shows of the year.

Nov 26, 2014

RT @KPBSnews: San Diego has more than a dozen Death Caf├ęs to discuss death, dying and life.

Nov 24, 2014

Says Mexican government will help with education efforts about the new rules in the US

Nov 24, 2014

Mexican consulate in San Diego says a significant number of people stand to benefit from new immigration rules.

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