With the 24 hour news cycle – including our own PBS NewsHour upstaging Washington Week during the week, and very low ratings, we could no longer justify Washington Week on our main channel in prime time. For Friday viewers, however, … Continued
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— John Wooden, UCLA Basketball Coach*
Some might be surprised to hear this from a competitive NCAA Division One coach, but those who … Continued
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Hidden beneath the surface of Mt. Hood is an ice cave hundreds of feet deep and 50 feet in diameter in some places. Explore what is the largest ice cave complex in the Lower 48, … Continued
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