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OSP IDs Sherwood couple, baby killed in Hwy. 20 crash

Oregon State Police on Sunday identified a Sherwood couple and their 7-month-old daughter killed Saturday in a crash on Highway 20 west of Santiam Pass; family has created a fund to help the 6-year-old son they leave behind.

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ATV rider recovering after crash east of Bend

A Ridgeview, Washington man was in good condition Saturday at a Bend hospital where he was flown after crashing his ATV in an off-road area east of Bend, officials said.

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Measure 87 would let Oregon judges teach for pay

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Voters in Oregon are being asked this November to allow state judges to teach for pay at public colleges or serve in the National Guard.

Ebola virus burial team

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Inside the world's worst Ebola outbreak

A doctor at a government-run Ebola treatment center in Monrovia is too busy to mince words.

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Military preps team for Ebola response in US, officials say

For nearly 20 days, Louise Troh has had to endure tremendous fear, grief and isolation.

When told of the death of her fiancee, Thomas Eric Duncan -- the first person diagnosed with Ebola in the United States -- she fell to the ground.

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Suspect in bank robbery, murder hits another bank

LAKE OSWEGO, Oregon (AP) — A man suspected of robbing a bank in Lake Oswego over the weekend is also a suspect in his aunt's murder and another bank robbery.

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Oregon looking nationwide for wildlife chief

PENDLETON, Ore. (AP) — The state is asking for public input as it prepares a nationwide search for a new director to lead the Oregon Department Fish & Wildlife.

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Coast Guard to discuss proposed Newport closure

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard is scheduled to attend a community meeting in Newport on Monday about the pending closure of one of its three air facilities along the Oregon coast.

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Boil-water notice lifted for Gresham neighborhood

GRESHAM, Ore. (AP) — Residents in a Gresham neighborhood can now drink tap water without boiling it first, after the city lifted a limited boil-water notice.

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Video shows teacher pulling off student's shirt

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — A teacher at a Salem alternative school has been put on leave after an incident caught on video shows her pulling a student through a classroom doorway and stripping off the girl's shirt in the process.

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Audi driverless car hits 140 mph

An Audi RS7 performance car reached 140 miles per hour on a racetrack Sunday -- with no one behind the wheel.

The RS7 Piloted Driving Concept successfully lapped the Hockenheimring racetrack in Germany at high speeds using only computers and sensors ...

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Bend man dismayed by no charges against officer

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After Deschutes County DA Patrick Flaherty decided Friday not to bring charges against a Calif. police officer who pulled a…

Bend Elks host kids instructional camp

Elks hold instructional camp

They say baseball is a five-tool game that requires constant practice, which is why the Bend Elks held an instructional…

Suit: DA's office firing was politically motivated

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BEND, Ore. (AP) — The cousin of a Central Oregon mayor says he was unfairly fired when he couldn't get the mayor's support…

Prescribed burn planned near Davis Lake

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On Monday, fuels specialists on the Crescent Ranger District are planning to begin a 188-acre prescribed burn a mile north…

Redmond man dies in firewood-cutting accident

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A 76-year-old Redmond man cutting firewood on the Ochoco National Forest east of Prineville was killed Thursday afternoon…

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Supreme Court allows Texas voter ID law

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Texas election officials can go ahead and enforce a controversial voter identification law opposed by the Obama…

OSP IDs Sherwood couple, baby killed in Hwy. 20 crash

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Oregon State Police on Sunday identified a Sherwood couple and their 7-month-old daughter killed Saturday in a crash on…

Kitzhaber embattled as he seeks 4th term

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PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A year ago, John Kitzhaber looked invincible.

2 sides in pot debate appeal to maternal instincts

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LAKE OSWEGO, Ore. (AP) — Both sides in Oregon's debate over whether to legalize marijuana are appealing to maternal…

70 ISIS bodies dropped off at hospital

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ISIS has apparently taken a heavy hit over the past several days. The bodies of at least 70 fighters for the terror group…

Inside the world's worst Ebola outbreak

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A doctor at a government-run Ebola treatment center in Monrovia is too busy to mince words.

Military preps team for Ebola response in US, officials say

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For nearly 20 days, Louise Troh has had to endure tremendous fear, grief and isolation.

When told of the death of her fiancee…

At least 21 killed in Baghdad suicide bombing

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A suicide bombing in a predominately Shia area of Baghdad has left 21 people dead and 25 people injured, according to a…

Spanish nurse's aide now Ebola-free, test shows

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Teresa Romero Ramos, a Spanish nurse's aide who had contracted Ebola after caring for a patient with the deadly disease, is…

Beijing Marathon competitors brave smog

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If running a 42 kilometer foot race was not tough enough, Sunday's Beijing International Marathon saw thousands of…

Audi driverless car hits 140 mph

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An Audi RS7 performance car reached 140 miles per hour on a racetrack Sunday -- with no one behind the wheel.

The RS7…

'American Idol' alum Joanne Borgella dies

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Singer and model Joanne Borgella, an "American Idol" contestant in 2008, died on Saturday at age 32 after a battle with…

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Measure 87 would let Oregon judges teach for pay

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EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Voters in Oregon are being asked this November to allow state judges to teach for pay at public colleges…

Kitzhaber embattled as he seeks 4th term

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PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A year ago, John Kitzhaber looked invincible.

2 sides in pot debate appeal to maternal instincts

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LAKE OSWEGO, Ore. (AP) — Both sides in Oregon's debate over whether to legalize marijuana are appealing to maternal…

Wehby tells reporters: Ebola being politicized

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PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Republican Senate candidate Monica Wehby thinks Ebola is being politicized, and she called a news…

Oregon GOP leader repudiates Republican attacks

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SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Oregon's Senate Republican leader is repudiating attacks that members of his party have made in campaigns…

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Mid Oregon Credit Union honored for 'Pay it Forward'

Mid Oregon Credit Union was honored at the recent Northwest Credit Union Association annual convention for their impactful outreach efforts with “Pay it Forward.”

Pay it Forward: Laundry Love

Pay it Forward Laundry Love

This month, NewsChannel 21's Grace Joyal presents the $500 to a woman who wants to help Laundry Love, a Redmond organization that helps those in need get their clothes clean.

Pay it Forward: Affordable Auto Repair

Pay it Forward Affordable Auto Repair

This month's Pay it Forward recipient gets to bring $500 to Affordable Auto Repair, Skip Black's Redmond business that helps out people in need

Pay it Forward: Camp Courage

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NewsChannel 21's Bob Shaw is on hand as Camp Courage receives a 'Pay it Forward' gift of $500 for its program that helps kids who have experienced a loss.

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1 property insurance claim can hike your premiums by hundreds

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File just one property claim to your insurer and you can expect to see your premiums soar by hundreds of dollars in some…

Crowdfunding your home renovation: Should you do it?

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Meghan Reidy really doesn't like her downstairs bathroom. She and her husband are hoping that family, friends and maybe even…

Rich-poor gap 'concerns me': Yellen

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Is rising income inequality un-American?

That's essentially the question Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen raised Friday…

Nightmare on Wall Street: Is it over?

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For a stock market that's effortlessly climbed higher for years, the past month has felt like something ripped out of a…

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WHO to review Ebola response amid criticism

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The World Health Organization vowed Saturday to make public a full review of its response to the deadly Ebola outbreak in…

Supreme Court allows Texas voter ID law

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Texas election officials can go ahead and enforce a controversial voter identification law opposed by the Obama…

GOP slams Klain pick as Ebola czar

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Republicans who pressed President Barack Obama for a more coordinated federal response to the Ebola outbreak are blasting…

Weiland surprises in South Dakota's senate race

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Rick Weiland says when he was walking down the street making the music video for the song he wrote, a woman stopped him and…

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Spanish nurse's aide now Ebola-free, test shows

Maria Teresa Romero

Teresa Romero Ramos, a Spanish nurse's aide who had contracted Ebola after caring for a patient with the deadly disease, is…

Family of Ebola victim Duncan holds service

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As questions continue to swirl about how to deal with the ever-growing fears of Ebola, relatives of the first person to be…

WHO to review Ebola response amid criticism

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The World Health Organization vowed Saturday to make public a full review of its response to the deadly Ebola outbreak in…

GOP slams Klain pick as Ebola czar

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Republicans who pressed President Barack Obama for a more coordinated federal response to the Ebola outbreak are blasting…

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Teens face 'like' and 'FOMO' anxiety

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Ask any teen whether he or she suffers from social media anxiety, and the answer will probably be no.

That's what happened…

Syracuse University disinvites journalist over Ebola fears

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Photojournalist Michel du Cille was scheduled to appear before students at Syracuse University this week.

But his invite was…

Man brings hatchet to school; 'seemed like a good idea'

Man brings hatchet to school

A Virginia man is accused of bringing a hatchet into a high school, telling a TV reporter it "seemed like a good idea at the…

Texas college bans students from 'Ebola countries'

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A college in Texas is apologizing after banning students from Nigeria and other "Ebola countries."

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Why this man created a Comic Sans typewriter

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It's one of the most mocked fonts on the Internet, the target of numerous campaigns and websites that believe its "comical"…

Crowdfunding your home renovation: Should you do it?

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Meghan Reidy really doesn't like her downstairs bathroom. She and her husband are hoping that family, friends and maybe even…

Teens face 'like' and 'FOMO' anxiety

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Ask any teen whether he or she suffers from social media anxiety, and the answer will probably be no.

That's what happened…

What is the mysterious Magic Leap?

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It may have more than a half-billion dollars in the bank and the backing of tech titans like Google, as well as the…

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Whole Foods' new environmental ratings for food

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Is your food environmentally sound? That's a tough one to answer in the produce aisle of a grocery store. But Whole Foods…

Grandmother brings relief to homes in Calif. drought

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California's historic drought has finally delivered its ultimate devastation: hundreds of homes in one community bone dry,…

Lego ditches Shell after Arctic oil protests

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Lego is set to ditch a 50-year relationship with Shell after coming under intense pressure over the oil giant's drilling in…

London's red phone booths go green

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Next time you're on the go and your phone is running out of juice, try a phone box. No, not for calling. To charge your…

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Manning sets NFL record for TD passes

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DENVER -- Peyton Manning established the NFL record with his 509th career touchdown pass, hauled in by wide receiver…

Cardinals run past winless Raiders

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OAKLAND, Calif. -- Coach Bruce Arians had a clear message for his Arizona offense as the team prepared for Sunday's game…

Rookie kicks Chiefs past Chargers

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SAN DIEGO -- On the Chiefs' previous San Diego visit, the Kansas City kicker missed a game-winning field goal in the…

Murray sets new NFL rushing record

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ARLINGTON, Texas -- Dallas quarterback Tony Romo threw three touchdown passes, running back DeMarco Murray made history and…

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Kitten saves couple from house fire

Kitten saves couple from house fire

Heroes come in all shapes and sizes, but a couple in Dixon, Illinois, says an unlikely hero saved their life.

HSCO: Fall in love with a feline for $5

Fall is here, and it’s the purrfect time to cozy up with a new furry feline friend.  The Humane Society of Central Oregon’s…

Homes found for 24 Salem bearded dragons

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SALEM, Ore. (AP) — A Salem woman says an outpouring of support from all over the country will save 24 bearded dragons she…

Herd of horses in Vancouver surprises drivers

VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) — An animal control official says his workers corralled a herd of about 18 horses that gave drivers a…

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Audi driverless car hits 140 mph

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An Audi RS7 performance car reached 140 miles per hour on a racetrack Sunday -- with no one behind the wheel.

The RS7…

One in every five U.S. cars recalled this year

2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee

There have been 52 million car and truck recalls in the United States so far this year.

Toyota recalls another 1.75 million cars

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Toyota has issued three new recalls covering more than 1.75 million vehicles, the latest in a string of safety setbacks for…

Honda CR-V named SUV of the Year

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Motor Trend magazine has named the revamped 2015 Honda CR-V its SUV of the year, beating out 18 other all-new or redesigned…

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'American Idol' alum Joanne Borgella dies

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Singer and model Joanne Borgella, an "American Idol" contestant in 2008, died on Saturday at age 32 after a battle with…

Charlie Sheen ends engagement to Brett Rossi

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It's over for Charlie Sheen and fiancée Brett Rossi.

The "Anger Management" actor called off his engagement to Rossi, a…

Bono: 'I have glaucoma'

Bono at Clinton Global Initiative

There's a reason for Bono's ever-present orange-tinted sunglasses, and it's not rock-star affectation.

How Jimi Hendrix's race became his invisible legacy

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Two weeks after closing Woodstock with his reinvention of "The Star Spangled Banner," Jimi Hendrix decided to offer a free…

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Highest-grossing horror movies

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As Halloween nears, take a look at the 20 highest-grossing horror movies of all time.

Take a closer look at Emma Stone

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As she appears in "Birdman" take a look back at the career of Emma Stone in photos.

Films of Adam Sandler

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As Adam Sandler appears in "Men, Women & Children" take a look back at films the actor has appeared in throughout his career.

Channing Tatum through the years

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With his latest movie, "The Book of Life" opening in theaters take a look back at Channing Tatum's career.

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Mom accused of giving baby to heroin user

Mom gives baby to heroin user

A Missouri teenager is accused of giving away her toddler to a heroin user and then claiming it was kidnapped.

Man brings hatchet to school; 'seemed like a good idea'

Man brings hatchet to school

A Virginia man is accused of bringing a hatchet into a high school, telling a TV reporter it "seemed like a good idea at the…

Teen arrested after giving waitress tip covered in feces

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Three college football players were involved in an incident at a local bar & grill in which a minor attempted to tip a…

Tropical spider burrows into Aussie man's stomach

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An Australian man has been dubbed "Spider-Man" after a bizarre turn of events during a trip to Bali.

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Ebola fears cripple Africa's safari industry

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With travel to Africa poised to hit all-time highs in 2014, a drop-off in travel bookings was the last thing the…

Would you jump off this bridge?

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We can think of few things crazier than strapping a parachute to one's body and jumping off a bridge for a quick free fall.

800 on flights linked to nurse contacted

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Concerns about even remote chances of Ebola exposure rippled Friday from a U.S. airline to a cruise ship off Belize, with…

Airline offers 'Flying Nannies' for children

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Does your baby cry during long flights, causing you to want to disappear from the glares of fellow passengers?

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Bell peppers stuffed with rice and currants

It's a new twist on stuffed peppers, and one you'll want to repeat!

Whole Foods' new environmental ratings for food

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Is your food environmentally sound? That's a tough one to answer in the produce aisle of a grocery store. But Whole Foods…

No 'pink slime' here: McDonald's defends its food

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McDonald's is getting the word out: There is no "pink slime" in its McNuggets or hamburgers. And, yes, its food does rot --…

Woman finds dead frog in Pret A Manger salad

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A Wall Street Journal staffer returning to the newsroom found a stomach-churning stowaway after opening her Pret A Manger…

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Prescribed burn planned near Davis Lake

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On Monday, fuels specialists on the Crescent Ranger District are planning to begin a 188-acre prescribed burn a mile north of Davis Lake near Pine Butte.

C. Oregon sees 25 escaped camp, warming fires

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Over the past few weeks, firefighters on Central Oregon's public lands have responded to 25 escaped campfires or warming fires, prompting a plea for caution -- and to make sure the fire is "dead out."

Prescribed burn planned Friday near Sisters

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Fuels specialists on the Sisters Ranger District are planning a 145-acre prescribed burn on Friday, three miles west of Sisters and two miles southwest of Highway 20.

Man charged with starting devastating Weed wildfire

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WEED, Calif. (AP) — Police have arrested a Northern California man on suspicion of starting a wildfire that devastated the lumber town of Weed.

Ochoco NF finishes one burn; another next week

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Fire managers successfully completed the remaining 60 acres of the 180-acre Spears Meadow prescribed burn east of Prineville on Thursday.

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Friendship is important to cancer patients

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Find out how friendship and support can help cancer patients through treatment.

5 cancer-fighting foods you should be eating

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Take a look at some of the foods -- including broccoli and blueberries -- that might help people fight breast cancer.

Mammogram guidelines: What's changed?

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With mammogram guidelines changing, find out when you should start getting mammograms.

How to help a loved one through a breast cancer diagnosis

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Find out what kinds of support the loved ones of cancer patients can provide.

What to expect after breast cancer

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After treatment, breast cancer survivors will need to make some adjustments as they prepare to resume their day-to-day activities.

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Take a look at images from Super Bowl XLVIII, where the Seattle Seahawks took on the Denver Broncos.

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Bruno Mars performs during halftime of Super Bowl XLVIII.

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As Super Bowl XLVIII nears, find out how the Denver Broncos and Seattle Seahawks matchup head-to-head.

Memorable Super Bowl moments

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Take a look back at memorable moments from past NFL title games.

5 greatest Super Bowls of all time

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Sure, some watch the Super Bowl for the halftime show or the commercials, but without the game on the field, none of that other stuff would exist. Here's a look at the five best games ever.

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Pedal your way to better health

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A low-impact activity that is suitable for all ages and abilities, cycling provides a great way to get outside.

When running, protect your feet with right gear

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To keep your feet pain-free and healthy while running, make sure you have the right gear.

How to prepare for a cycling race

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Before setting out for a cycling race make sure you are prepared. Use these tips to get you ready for your big race.

Fall can be great time for bass fishing

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Fall is one of the best times of the year to go bass fishing. Find out why here.

Tips for golfing in colder temps

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As the temperatures start to fall, get tips on how to still enjoy a round of golf before the season ends.

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Are pumpkins good for your health?

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Are pumpkins good for more than carving? Find out here.

Easy lifestyle changes to make your family healthier

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With obesity rates on the rise – including childhood obesity rates – it’s important for families to live healthier lifestyles.

Foods to avoid during pregnancy

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Find out what foods you should avoid during your pregnancy to protect you and your baby.

How to treat hand, foot and mouth disease

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With school back in session, kids are at risk for various contagious illnesses, including hand, foot and mouth disease.

15 healthiest foods for your kids

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A healthy diet is extremely important for kids' development. Check out 15 healthy food options for your children.

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Ever notice things dogs do on trail runs that would be weird if humans did them?

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Got brains? These top 5 zombie movies do

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Be they the slow and shambling traditional undead or the super-fast face chompers of some more modern films, there's just…

5 vampire movies with some real bite

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With so many worthy vampire movies to choose from, it was hard to narrow down the list, but we've managed to select the five…

Get a load of these 5 scariest movie clowns

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Looking for a scary movie to put you in the fright frame of mind for Halloween? Send in one of these five creepy movie…

Fun Halloween recipes for kids

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Get together with your kids for spooky delights.

Healthy Halloween treats for kids

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There are healthy options available for people who want to give trick-or-treaters a treat on Halloween, but who want to…

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