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Roseburg gunman killed self after police shot him

ROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) —Authorities say the gunman who killed nine people at Umpqua Community College killed himself inside a classroom after two plainclothes officers shot and wounded him.


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Bend Walmart worker accused of setting 2 fires in store

A 19-year-old La Pine employee of the Bend Walmart was arrested on arson and other charges Monday night, accused of using a pocket lighter to set two small fires in different areas of the store, police said.

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Threat prompts S. Oregon University to cancel classes

ASHLAND, Ore. (AP) — Southern Oregon University canceled classes Wednesday because of a "potential threat" found in a school facility.

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Oregon gun laws allow concealed-carry on campuses

In the wake of the tragic event in Roseburg, gun control laws are once again being debated. Umpqua Community College does not allow guns on campus, and neither does OSU-Cascades.

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Green light for Reed Market after biz struggles, detours

A week earlier than scheduled, city of Bend officials cut a ribbon across Reed Market Road to celebrate Tuesday's reopening of the key east-west thoroughfare, more than two years after construction began.

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Coast Guard suspending search for El Faro at sunset

The U.S. Coast Guard will suspend its search for the missing mariners of the ship El Faro at sunset Wednesday, an official said.

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Prescription drug abuse summit next week in Bend

Experts from around Oregon will meet in Redmond next Wednesday to join with Central Oregon leaders to develop an Action Plan to combat the epidemic of prescription drug abuse.

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3 boys get probation in Eugene Civic Stadium fire

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Three boys will spend up to five years on probation for their roles in a fire that destroyed the wooden grandstands at Eugene's historic Civic Stadium.

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Livestock-killing cougar shot, killed by homeowner

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A cougar believed to have been responsible for killing livestock near Canby has been shot and killed south of Oregon City.

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OSU crowd-funding to support 'beer history'

Lovers of beer and history now have an easy way to support the preservation of Oregon beer history.

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Colorful rocket launch scheduled Wednesday

Keep your eyes peeled. A spectacular rocket launch is set to take place before your eyes.

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Report: Deschutes County home prices up 9 percent in year

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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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