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Cycle Oregon returns Saturday

Cycle Oregon will return to The Dalles for the finish line crossing on Saturday, Sept. 13 at Riverfront Park.

New disease confirmed in Roseburg deer population

ROSEBURG, Ore. – Tests have confirmed that deer in the Roseburg area are dying from Epizootic Hemorrhagic Disease (EHD), a disease that has not been seen in deer in this area of Oregon before and is transmitted by gnats, which are abundant this year due to low water levels.

Hunting not allowed on most Corps land

PORTLAND, ORE. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers prohibits hunting on Corps property between Celilo Park and the city of Arlington in Oregon.

Inslee: no Hanford delay

Washington state has 30 days to file motion

WA prepaid tuition program recovers

SEATTLE (AP) — The state actuary says Washington’s prepaid tuition program has completely recovered from the recession.

Mount Hood has tiny quake

MOUNT HOOD (AP) — The U. S. Geological Survey recorded a small quake early Thursday at Mount Hood. The quake at 1:52 a.m. was a magnitude 2.6 at a depth of about two miles.

Portland dog gorges on socks

PORTLAND (AP) — The 3-year-old Great Dane was rushed into a northwest Portland emergency animal hospital.

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Former Gov. Vic Atiyeh remembered for leadership

SALEM — When Vic Atiyeh was running for governor in 1978, a campaign consultant advised him that Oregon voters were in the mood for oatmeal.

Forestry board eyes greater fish focus

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon Board of Forestry has voted unanimously to keep moving forward on developing rules to making sure logging sites leave enough trees standing along salmon streams to keep the water shaded and cool.

Highway fires blamed on RV

BEND (AP) — The malfunction of a motor home’s exhaust system is blamed for igniting about 10 small brush fires along U.S. Highway 97 south of Bend.

'Redmond 5' defendant gets resentencing hearing

BEND, Ore. (AP) — A defendant in the notorious "Redmond 5" murder case will seek a lighter sentence when he returns to court Tuesday after more than a decade behind bars.

Police name person of interest in Hillsboro death

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Hillsboro police are looking for the boyfriend of a woman who was found stabbed to death in an apartment on Friday.

Bicyclist killed in crash near Rainier, Oregon

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Authorities say a bicyclist has been killed in a hit-and-run crash along Highway 30 west of Rainier, Oregon.

Ex-mayor accused of theft from Ore. senior center

GOLD BEACH, Ore. (AP) — The treasurer of the Gold Beach Senior Center surrendered to authorities at the Curry County Jail after she was indicted on charges that she stole money from the organization.

Protesters who blocked coal shipment set for trial

Activist Ken Ward now lives in Oregon.

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