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Juniper Canyon house fire

Crook County Fire and Rescue

Fire heavily damages home SE of Prineville

A two-story home was heavily damaged by fire Friday night in the Juniper Canyon area southeast of Prineville, Crook County Fire and Rescue officials said.

DRW garage goes up in flames

Fire destroys DRW garage; 'defensible space' protected area

A smoky fire destroyed a detached garage/shop in Deschutes River Woods south of Bend Friday evening, with losses topping $100,000 to the structure and vehicles inside. But fire officials said the homeowner's and neighbor's prudent preparations of "defensible space" made a big difference in keeping it from spreading.

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Big wildfires keep growing; new blaze lined SE of Bend

On a hot holiday Friday for many Central Oregonians, hundreds of firefighters battled near Dayville and south of Clarno, while a small new blaze drew attention late in the day three miles southeast of Bend

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The Latest: Lawmakers leave Salem for 4th of July weekend

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The latest on the activities of the Oregon Legislature as lawmakers press closer to adjourning the 2015 legislative session:

Construction plan funds school earthquake improvements

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Schools would have access to millions of dollars for earthquake improvements, but the state Capitol would remain vulnerable under legislative leaders' proposal for more than $1 billion of construction projects.

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Senate sends Eastern Oregon speed limit hike to governor

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — A plan to raise speed limits in Eastern Oregon is headed to Gov. Kate Brown.

1 dead, 2 injured

KCNC; Lake Dillon Fire Rescue

Medical helicopter crashes in Colorado, killing pilot

A medical helicopter crashed and burst into flames shortly after take-off in Frisco, Colorado, Friday afternoon, killing the pilot and injuring two medical personnel on board, authorities said.

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Philippines: Dozens dead in ferry disaster

Searchers recovered more bodies Friday, a day after a passenger ferry capsized shortly after leaving port in the Philippines, killing 59 people, authorities said. The Philippine coast guard said 140 people survived.

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Two rockets fired from Sinai strike Israel

Two rockets fired from Sinai landed in southern Israel Friday afternoon, the first such attack since last summer. The rockets caused no injuries and did no damage, police said.

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Helicopter instructor, student pilot die in Newberg crash

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A helicopter flight instructor and a student pilot have died after crashing into a farm field near Newberg.

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Tenant facing eviction kills apartment manager, self

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. (AP) — A man who was to be evicted from his Springfield apartment shot and killed the property manager and then took his own life.

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