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Ferguson grand jury word expected soon

After months of waiting, this question should be answered soon: Will Ferguson police Officer Darren Wilson be indicted for killing teenager Michael Brown?

State and federal sources told CNN the grand jury decision will be announced some time Monday. T...

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Redmond PD out with more on strip club shooting

A fight over an old debt broke out at a downtown Redmond strip club early Sunday and led to an accidental shooting, a second victim with cuts to the hand from broken glass and a Madras man’s arrest on assault, drugs, weapons and other charges.

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Rehabbed Redmond runway reopens for holidays

The Redmond Municipal Airport has reopened its primary Runway 4-22 after Phase 1 pavement rehabilitation construction was "substantially completed," officials said Monday.

More C. Oregon jobs, but jobless rates still stalled

Unemployment levels across the High Desert continue to show little improvement, although all three counties added jobs on a seasonally adjusted basis in October., the Oregon Employment Department reported Monday.

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C.O. students devise ways to feed world's hungry

Picture a mat of woven corn husks floating on a pond and supporting a crop of tasty vegetables. That was one of the hundreds of solutions proposed by local students to help feed the world’s people.

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Oregon parks camping discounts set to change

The Oregon Parks and Recreation Department announced Monday that it will replace its across-the-board "discovery season" discount program with targeted deals starting in 2015.

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AAA: Average price of gas in Oregon $3.04

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The AAA auto club reports the average price of a gallon of gasoline in Oregon is $3.04.


Oregon economist predicts 'silver tsunami' of retirees

ROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) — A prominent Oregon economist says one of the counties hardest hit by decline of the state's forest industries should expect a "silver tsunami" of retirees.

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Poll finds racial divide over Wilson charges

Americans are sharply divided along racial lines as to whether Ferguson police Officer Darren Wilson should be charged with murder in the shooting death of Michael Brown, a new CNN/ORC poll out Monday finds.


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Kmart workers fight against Black Friday creep

Somebody has to work on Thanksgiving, and Kmart says it does its best to staff stores with volunteers that day. But hundreds of workers say that's not good enough.

More than 600 employees have signed a petition asking that the store allow employees t...

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A safe Thanksgiving: Red Cross offers tips

Thousands of Oregon families will be celebrating Thanksgiving with loved ones this week, and the American Red Cross has developed travel and cooking safety tips to help make the holiday a safe one.

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