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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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Mother-son bond over guns links Oregon, Connecticut slayings

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The school shooting in Oregon last week has similarities to a Connecticut elementary school massacre three years ago.

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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.

Bend solar farm fight continues

Green vs. green: Bend 'solar farm' fight continues

It's a tale that the evergreen-filled and ever-growing city of Bend knows all too well. A developer wants to build, and neighbors don't like it.

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New wildfire burns 60 acres east of Mt. Hood

A fire that broke out over the weekend in steep, rugged terrain east of Mt. Hood forced evacuation of a popular hunting area and had burned about 60 acres by Tuesday, forest officials said – a visible reminder that wildfire season is not yet over. But smoke in the High Desert skies late Tuesday was from a prescribed burn to our west.

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UAW strike at Fiat Chrysler would affect 40,000 workers

The United Auto Workers union is prepared to strike Fiat Chrysler at 11:59 p.m. Wednesday, the union told the automaker Tuesday.

Ferrioli outlines Oregon lawmakers' steps to curb shootings

Senate Republican Leader Ted Ferrioli (R-John Day) responded Tuesday to questions about the steps Oregon has taken to prevent firearm tragedies following the tragic shooting at Umpqua Community College last week.

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Breast Cancer Awareness: Age and symptoms

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month across the nation. Many support the cause by wearing pink. All this month, many clinics and organizations will be hosting events and informational sessions for those wanting to learn more.

Old courthouse gets a new honor

Old Jefferson County Courthouse makes National Register

A two-story, nearly century-old building in Madras known as "the Old Courthouse" has just been added to the National Register of Historic Places, state officials said Tuesday.

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South Carolina still on edge from flooding

The rain may have stopped, but South Carolina is grappling with a host of new concerns. Dam breaks. Billions of dollars in damage. And rivers that still haven't crested.

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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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