Prineville man killed in forklift accident

A 70-year-old Prineville man was killed Thursday when a forklift he was repairing fell on and pinned him at his home, Crook County sheriff’s deputies said.


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Prineville man killed in forklift accident

A 70-year-old Prineville man was killed Thursday when a forklift he was repairing fell on and pinned him at his home, Crook County sheriff’s deputies said.

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Pickup driver killed in crash with semi on SE 27th Street

The driver of a pickup was killed Thursday afternoon when his truck crossed into the oncoming lane and collided head-on with a semi-truck on Southeast 27th Street near the entrance to Knott Landfill, Deschutes County sheriff's deputies said.

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Ridgeview HS briefly locked down over threat via text

A brief, 12-minute lockdown took place at Ridgeview High School in Redmond Thursday morning after a student reported that someone off campus had teted "a threat to the school," officials said.

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Estimated $11 million in Week 1 Oregon marijuana sales

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DA: No charges against man who held Redmond suspect at gunpoint

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Several injured in Washington state dam explosion

Several employees of the Priest Rapids Dam in Washington state were injured Thursday in an explosion, NBC News reported.

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Obama decries GOP's 'anti-immigrant sentiment'

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DCSO seeks owner of horse found in SE Bend

The Deschutes County Sheriff’s Office is looking for the owner of a horse it’s been caring for over the past several months.

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