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Decision 2016

Avakian running for Oregon secretary of state

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Labor Commissioner Brad Avakian says he's running for Oregon secretary of state.

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Report: Deschutes County home prices up 9 percent in year

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

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Roughly 6,000 federal inmates to be released

Roughly 6,000 federal inmates will be released at the end of the month, the largest one-time release of federal prisoners, the Bureau of Prisons said Tuesday.

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Deschutes County to reevaluate solar farms after complaints

BEND, Ore. (AP) — Deschutes County commissioners are reviewing permit applications for two solar farms east of Bend after neighbors of the project sites filed appeals.


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Deschutes Land Trust holding out hope for Skyline Forest

BEND, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon land trust says it might be able to follow through on its proposed Skyline Forest project despite an investment company's purchase of the land it was planning to use.

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St. Charles Hospice recruiting more volunteers

As a St. Charles Hospice volunteer, Rob Higley and his dog, Captain Patches, visit with hospice patients once or twice a week. It could be at an assisted living facility, a foster home, or private  residence. Higley might sit with a patient to hear stories, life lessons or final wishes.

Bend's Deschutes Brewery expanding

McAuliffe wants Bend brewery to build new site in Virginia

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Gov. Terry McAuliffe has confirmed he's incentivizing Deschutes Brewery of Bend, Oregon, to pick Virginia as its new East Coast site.

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Wyden blasts European Union 'safe harbor' ruling

Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., condemned a European Union Court of Justice ruling Tuesday that struck down a key agreement allowing the free flow of information between Europe and the United States.

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Medford hunter falls 60 feet to his death

MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — Authorities say a Medford hunter has died after falling off a 60-foot cliff in eastern Curry County.http://goo.gl/JXS31g

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Oregon wildlife officials ask public to report sick elk

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Oregon authorities are enlisting hunters and other outdoors types in the fight against a disease hurting the region's elk.

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Michigan woman lone winner of $310M Powerball jackpot

If you didn't buy your Powerball tickets at a Shell gas station in Three Rivers, Michigan, we've got some bad news. You didn't win the $310.5 million prize.

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Report: Deschutes County home prices up 9 percent in year

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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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