'50 Shades' dwells in Northwest gray

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50 Shades of Grey in Portland and Vancouver
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50 Shades of Grey in Portland and Vancouver
While the Heathman embraced its 50 shades of fames, just north of the Columbia River in Vancouver, Wash., marketing and communications director Brenda Ailling at Washington State University-Vancouver was a little hesitant.

"I went home and flopped down in my big chair and said to my husband, 'For the rest of my career when you Google WSU-Vancouver, '50 Shades of Grey' is going to come up," Ailling said.

Katie Delaune and Bill Goetz from KVAL News visited Portland and Vancouver for a story set to air Wednesday, Oct. 31, on KVAL News at 5.