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Big dig follows big dump; COCC, OSU-Cascades closed

Central Oregonians awoke Wednesday after a huge dump of a foot-plus of snow over much of the region to the big chore of clearing roads, sidewalks and driveways on Thanksgiving Eve, traditionally one of the busiest travel days of the year.

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Your photos: High Desert Snow Dump 2015

Our fall photo album took a turn for the white Tuesday as a foot or more of snow dumped over much of the High Desert. Here's a few of those photos - feel free to send 1-2 of yours (and where taken) to stories@ktvz.com.

Friends remember crash victim

Redmond man recalled for humor, inspiration, accomplishments

At Redmond's Opportunity Foundation Thrift Store, it's hard to get in the spirit of the holidays when there's an empty spot where a beloved greeter always stood.

Risky toys still on shelves

OSPIRG warns of dangerous toys for holiday season

The Oregon State Public Interest Research Group Foundation has released its latest "Trouble in Toyland" report and list of dangerous toys. It says despite improvements from recent safety regulations, there are still dangerous toys on store shelves.

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General: MSF hospital strike caused by human error

A U.S. airstrike that mistakenly killed 30 people at a Doctors Without Borders hospital in Kunduz, Afghanistan, last month was, in part, the result of military personnel inadvertently aiming at the wrong target -- the hospital compound -- instead of ...

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Central Oregon's fall jobless rates on decline

After recent revisions, fall hiring across the High Desert was in line with normal seasonal ebbs and flows, while unemployment levels showed their first signs of improvement in over six months, the state Employment Department reported Tuesday.

Buehler will not run for governor

Rep. Knute Buehler announces 2016 legislative bills

State Rep. Knute Buehler, R-Bend, announced Tuesday the two bills he will introduce during the upcoming 2016 session. Legislators are limited to two bills for even-year legislative sessions. Buehler intends to focus on two priorities: preventing prescription, especially narcotic, drug abuse and enhancing whistleblower protections.

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Chiloquin man arrested after drive-by shooting

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. (AP) — Authorities arrested a man accused of eluding police after shooting at a Klamath County home.

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Portland officer reassigned over Black Lives Matter tweet

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Portland Police Bureau has reassigned an officer who allegedly sent a tweet about an upcoming Black Lives Matter/Don't Shoot Portland protest.

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Lewis & Clark student says he's forgiven attackers

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A black Lewis & Clark College student who told police he was assaulted by three white men on campus says he forgives the attackers.



Sandra becomes Category 2 hurricane

Hurricane Sandra has strengthened to a Category 2 storm off Mexico's Pacific coast, The Associated Press reports.

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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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