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Gunman holds up Prineville gas station, gets away

A gunman held up the Chevron gas station-convenience store in downtown Prineville early Sunday morning and fled with an undisclosed amount of cash, police said. Officers released two security-camera images in hopes the public can help them identify and arrest the suspect.

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Deschutes County Sheriff's Office

Ten injured in Highway 97 crash north of Bend

Ten people were taken to two hospitals with serious to minor injuries after a nearly head-on crash on Highway 97 north of Bend Sunday afternoon, just one of a large string of crashes around the region that officials said serve as a reminder to slow down on the still-slick streets.

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More crashes, power outages as record cold lingers

A third day of record cold kept Central Oregon roads slick on Sunday and police and medics busy with another round of crashes, including a 2-vehicle crash on Highway 97 north of Bend that injured several people. More than 600 Sisters-area residents were without power for several hours.

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Joanne Edwards

Rescue underway for two Mt. Jefferson climbers

A Coast Guard helicopter was called in from Astoria Sunday night to help rescuers reach a pair of climbers on Mt. Jefferson, one of whom fell into a crevasse and was injured, Marion County sheriff's deputies said.


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Redmond police chase, catch fugitive sex offender

Acting on a tip, Redmond police on Saturday found a convicted sex offender wanted on a four-year-old warrant, leading to a brief pursuit on snowy streets, a crash and the fugitive’s subsequent arrest, officers said Sunday.

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Bend residents turn out for Climate Change March

Over 2,000 events worldwide were held on Sunday, including one in Bend, with one message for global leaders, to cut back on fossil fuel by thinking green.

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Obama pays respects at the Bataclan in Paris

President Barack Obama paid a midnight tribute Monday to the victims of the Paris terror attacks, ?laying a single white rose at the Bataclan club where ISIS terrorists unleashed carnage two weeks ago.

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Pedestrian struck, killed by light-rail train in Portland

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Police say a pedestrian was struck and killed by a light-rail train in southeast Portland.

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Heavy rain diminishes drought in Western Washington

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Heavy rains have diminished drought conditions in most of Western Washington, but much of Eastern Washington remains in "extreme drought."

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Greenhouse gas giants talk climate change

Nearly 150 world leaders are meeting in Paris over one mission: agree on legally binding reductions in greenhouse gas emissions in hopes of slowing human-driven global warming.

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Kobe Bryant announces retirement

Los Angeles Lakers icon Kobe Bryant announced Sunday that he will retire after the 2015-16 season.

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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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