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Body found in Deschutes River

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Update: Unidentified man's body found in Deschutes River

A body found in the Deschutes River near downtown Bend likely will take at least a week to identify, police said Friday. A weekend autopsy is planned on the remains, spotted by workers Thursday afternoon near the Newport Avenue bridge and dam.

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Early Look: Mourners fill pews for LaVoy Finicum funeral

Soft music played as hundreds of people from across the country crowded into a Mormon church in a small Utah town for Friday's funeral of the spokesman for the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge armed standoff.

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The Latest: Man charged in refuge standoff wins jail release

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A man arrested in the armed takeover of an Oregon wildlife refuge has been allowed to leave jail.ildings at a federal wildlife refuge in Oregon (all times local):

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Special report: What's in your drinking water?

Central Oregon is known for its good water quality. We put it to the test to see what officials do to guarantee our drinking water stays clean and safe.

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Magnitude-6.4 earthquake shocks Taiwan; 2 dead

[Breaking news update, posted at 7:22 p.m. ET]

At least two people were killed Saturday morning when a magnitude-6.4 earthquake hit Taiwan, the country's Disaster Response Center said. Taiwan's official Central News Agency reported a 10-day-old girl a...

Archie Briggs Road weight limit

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Early look: Archie Briggs not only Bend bridge falling short

The city of Bend has placed signs to warn commercial truck drivers of the new, lower weight limits on the Archie Briggs Road bridge over the Deschutes River for some heavy vehicles.

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Shevlin Park fuels reduction project planned

Starting next Tuesday, the Bend Park and Recreation District will be implementing a wildfire fuels reduction project on 37 acres in Shevlin Park west of Bend.

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Bend-La Pine grows to fifth-largest school district in state

BEND, Ore. (AP) — Bend-La Pine Schools has grown to be the state's fifth-largest school district.

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6 dead people Chicago home ruled as homicides

Six people found dead in a brick bungalow in Chicago's Gage Park neighborhood have been declared homicides, with one woman killed by gunshot and the others by blunt or sharp force, police said.

The bodies were found Thursday afternoon, and authorities...

Super Bowl 50 - Twitter

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Twitter goes to war against ISIS

Twitter has significantly ramped up its anti-ISIS efforts by shutting down thousands of terrorists' accounts and adding staff to monitor terrorist activity on its network.

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Man killed in Ireland during boxing weigh-in

Gunmen, including two disguised as police and another one as a woman, burst into a Dublin hotel on Friday and opened fire during a weigh-in for a boxing match, killing one person, Irish police said.

In a statement, police said authorities were investi...

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Bend-Redmond (Deschutes County) home prices rose 9 percent over the year ending in August, CoreLogic, a property information…

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