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Blasting shakes NE Bend homes

Bend neighbors blast contractor's demolition work

A new housing development in northeast Bend is not only preparing for dozens of new homes near the Sandalwood neighborhood, but also leaving some nearby neighbors wondering if their homes will survive the project's blasting.

C O graduation rates better still too low

C.O. graduation rates up - but much room to improve

Bend-La Pine Schools have higher graduation rates than the state average, but the good news ends there. Oregon ranks dead last in a recent nationwide survey.

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Two Bend legal fights - water and Roats - revived in '15

Two lawsuits over city of Bend controversies that were dismissed in late 2014 are being revived in the new years, promising more debate over the Bend Surface Water Improvement Project and the residency qualifications of new City Councilor Casey Roats.

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Oregonians who want health insurance face Feb. 15 deadline

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Oregonians have just two more weeks to enroll in private health insurance this year.

Keystone Pipeline

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Senate passes Keystone XL measure

The Senate passed a bipartisan bill on Thursday to clear construction of the Keystone XL pipeline, a controversial project that would transport oil from Canada to the Gulf of Mexico.

The vote was 62 to 36. Nine mostly centrist Democrats joined with R...

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Lawmaker: Tax question stymied Google, Apple plans

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A state legislator promises quick action to settle uncertainty over utility taxes that some blame for decisions delaying two high-tech Oregon projects: a Google Fiber network in the Portland region and an expansion of Apple's server farm in Prineville.

Lava Butte view from south

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Shuttle aims to cut congestion on road to Lava Butte

BEND, Ore. (AP) — The Deschutes National Forest plans to test a shuttle this year to take visitors to the top of Lava Butte, the popular tourist destination about 12 miles south of Bend.

Bowe Bergdahl release

Taliban video

Pentagon: Bergdahl detainee returned to fight

The U.S. military and intelligence community now suspect that one of the five Taliban detainees released from Guantanamo Bay in return for Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl in May of last year has attempted to return to militant activity from his current location i...

Hospital gas explosion Mexico

CNN

3 die in Mexico City maternity hospital blast

Rescuers rushed from the rubble with babies in their arms after a gas explosion leveled part of a maternity hospital in Mexico City on Thursday, killing at least three people and injuring dozens more.

More than 100 people were inside Cuajimalpa Matern...

Number of black CEOs dwindles

Courtesy: A. Express; Delph; Merck; Carnival; Xerox

Just 5 black CEOs at 500 biggest companies

The highest echelon of Corporate America just became even more white.

Daimler Trucks

KGW.com

Bias complaints at Daimler Portland plant settled for $2.4M

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Daimler Trucks North America has settled discrimination complaints filed by six workers at its Portland plant by agreeing to pay $2.4 million.

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Bend-area home price rise still No. 8 in U.S.

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Deschutes County’s home prices are still rising among the 10 fastest in the country, though the market reflected some…

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