Issue of

Nov 17-23, 2011

Vol. 19, No. 5

News

  • Shorting Out

    Why prescription drugs are getting harder to find, despite an act by the president.

    By Chris Stein

  • Cop Out

    Karl Thompson resigns, and a Sandpoint thief pleads guilty

    By Chris Stein and Daniel Walters

  • City Hall Shuffle

    Was it a conservative sweep, or did the hardest-working candidate win? Plus other election news.

    By Nicholas Deshais, Daniel Walters and Chris Stein

  • Lost in the Shuffle

    Why progress made in Washington state's much-criticized foster care system is now in jeopardy.

    By Daniel Walters

Comment

Culture

Food

Music

  • Homegrown Hootenanny

    Oregon-bred band Larry and His Flask grew a following in living rooms and basements

    By Seth Sommerfeld

  • Subdued Chaos

    A two-piece from Portland annihilates audiences with classical strings and strange analog sounds.

    By Jordy Byrd

Film

Headless//Heartless, Portable Morla, SOT @ Baby Bar

Fri., Dec. 13, 9:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m.
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