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Wednesday, August 01, 2007

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VANCOUVER ­— Two Portland-area businesses are cozying up during the hottest days of summer to encourage more people to think about pizza when they think about summer cooking. Papa Murphy’s of Vancouver will give away a $700 grill made by Wilsonville-based Traeger Pellet Grills in a bid to drive home “the grillability” of the pizza-maker’s pies. Now, where’d we put that spatula?

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