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Central Oregon groups speak out on abortion ruling

C. Oregon groups speak out on Supreme Court abortion ruling

It's being called the most important ruling on abortion rights since Roe vs. Wade in 1973. Planned Parenthood, a cornerstone for women's health saying this is about protecting women rights.

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3 dead in Woodburn-area shooting; suspect caught in Gorge

WOODBURN, Ore. (AP) — Authorities say a lone gunman killed three people and wounded another on a farm near Woodburn Monday, then fled before being captured on Interstate 84 in the Columbia River Gorge.

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Monmouth teen drowns in John Day River

The body of a 16-year-old Monmouth teen who drowned in the John Day River was recovered Monday by searchers, the day after he disappeared while swimming with friends, Wheeler County sheriff’s deputies said.

Missing hiker Sanford Rice

Linn County Sheriff's Office

Search in fourth day for missing hiker, 75, near Marion Lake

About 65 people conducted a fourth day of searching Monday for a 75-year-old man who went for a day hike in the Marion Lakes area of Linn County and never returned.

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Rescue efforts underway for entangled blue whale

Rescue efforts are underway to save the life of a blue whale apparently enmeshed in a fishing net in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of California.

The 70-to-80 foot long whale, entangled in crab lines, was spotted at about 3:30 p.m. ET Monday, swimm...

Crane Prairie Reservoir fire

Deschutes County Sheriff's Office; Gretchen Marie

Crane Prairie wildfire human-caused; USFS investigating

U.S. Forest Service law enforcement officers are following up on an apparent human-caused fire that burned more than an acre near the shore of Crane Prairie Resort on Sunday, officials said.

Bend Red Cross in dire need of blood donors

Red Cross volunteers help victims of Calif. fire, Texas, W. Va. floods

The American Red Cross Cascades Region said Monday it is responding to three massive disasters throughout the U.S.,, helping people who have lost everything in the raging wildfires in California and the devastating floods in West Virginia and Texas.

Mosaic Medical receives $75,000 federal grant

Mosaic Medical gets $350,000 federal oral health grant

Mosaic Medical announced Monday it is one of five Community Health Center organizations from Oregon to receive a $350,000 grant from the Health Resources and Services Administration to expand oral health services in their primary care clinics.

David Daniel McCrary

Portland Police Bureau

Portland woman fatally shoots intruder in her child's bedroom

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Police in Portland say a 33-year-old woman returning home with her two young children shot and killed an intruder in one of her children's bedrooms.

Judge OKs class action for children in deportation hearings

SEATTLE (AP) — A federal judge has approved class-action status for a lawsuit over whether poor children are entitled to lawyers during deportation hearings.

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Milwaukie grandfather, grandson arrested on sex abuse charges

MILWAUKIE, Ore. (AP) — Police say they've arrested a man and his grandson at their residence just south of Portland on multiple sex abuse charges.

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