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Oregon considers bill banning most vaccine exemptions

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Parents who want to maintain the right to refuse vaccinations for their children are mounting a strong fight against an Oregon bill that takes aim at the state's highest-in-the-nation rate of non-medical vaccine exemptions.

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Oregon AG: State to defer to feds on Kitzhaber-Hayes investigation

Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum announced Friday that, at the request of federal authorities, she will temporarily defer the Oregon Department of Justice’s investigation into allegations against former Governor John Kitzhaber and fiancee Cylvia Hayes.

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2 Bend schools subject of ADA complaint

BEND, Ore. (AP) — A Central Oregon school district is evaluating two schools for Americans with Disabilities Act compliance after a complaint was filed with the U.S. Department of Education.

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Bend businessman charged with animal sex abuse

The executive director of a Central Oregon health care provider association has been arrested on charges out of McMinnville that include sexual assault of an animal, authorities said Friday.

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Bend landfill visit by Kitzhaber, Hayes draws deputies

Workers at Deschutes County's Knott Landfill became suspicious when former Gov. John Kitzhaber and his fiancée, Cylvia Hayes, showed up to dump some trash last week.

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Maduro claims Venezuela has detained Americans

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said Saturday an unspecified number of Americans were arrested "a few days ago" for engaging in espionage and recruitment activities.

The President said they included an American pilot of Latin American origin, arr...

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New Oregon rule restricts use of bee-killing products

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — A new Oregon state rule bans the use of four types of bee-killing insecticides on certain trees.

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McMinnville sets March 31 deadline for homeless camp

MCMINNVILLE, Ore. (AP) — The city of McMinnville has lost patience with a downtown homeless camp.

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Portland officer injured in car crash

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Authorities say a Portland police officer was hospitalized with serious but not life-threatening injuries after her patrol car was hit by a suspected drunk driver.

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Organic farmers step up to save Malin Potato co-op

MERRILL, Ore. (AP) — This could have been the last year for the Malin Potato Co-op. Instead, the 52-year-old company is building a state-of-the-art, $7 million facility to move it into the future of agriculture.

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Pigs rescued from Clackamas Co. barn fire

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Firefighters rescued 20 adult pigs and an unknown number of piglets from a barn fire southeast of Portland.

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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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