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Crook County Sheriff Jim Hensley retiring

Crook County Sheriff Jim Hensley announced Monday he will retire at the end of the year, after more than 33 years with law enforcement in the county, the last five as sheriff.

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Bad weather suspends recovery of Mt. Jefferson climber's body

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Authorities say efforts to recover the body of a climber who died after falling into a crevasse have been temporarily halted because of severe weather on Mt. Jefferson.

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Broken pipes: Weather issues not just on the roads

Days of record-cold temperatures have caused problems in Central Oregon, and not just on the roads but with burst pipes and a broken boiler.

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Prineville PD release new release photo, scour tips in gas station holdup

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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Some of Clinton's Benghazi-related emails released

An email chain at the center of Republican criticism of Hillary Clinton's handling of the 2012 attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi was released by the State Department on Monday.

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Oregon State strengthens transfer policy

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State will require all prospective transfer students to disclose whether they are ineligible to re-enroll at a previous school because of student conduct.

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Freezing rain hinders I-5 travel near Roseburg

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State Police say freezing rain has caused multiple crashes on Interstate 5.

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Huntington City Council votes to allow pot dispensaries

HUNTINGTON, Ore. (AP) — The Huntington City Council has voted to allow marijuana dispensaries in the city, reversing an earlier decision.

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Litter piles up after Douglas County adds dump fee

ROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon county has seen a 65 percent increase in littering calls since implementing a $3-per-can fee for trash disposal at the dump.

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Cannon Beach considers ordinance to discourage cutting trees

CANNON BEACH, Ore. (AP) — Cannon Beach is looking at an ordinance that could help them keep the title of Tree City USA.

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First trial in Freddie Gray death underway

The first of six city police officers went on trial Monday in a closely watched case involving a 25-year-old black prisoner who died after being shackled and placed without a seat belt in a Baltimore City police van.

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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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