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Railroad track reopens at Wickiup Jct. accident site

A construction accident at the $16 million Wickiup Junction railroad overpass project north of La Pine on Monday caused no injuries but sent two large, heavy concrete beams crashing onto and blocking the train tracks below for several hours, officials said.

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Redmond couple grieve loss of friend, neighbor

Michael Gaskill, the man hit by a Redmond police car last week, died over the weekend. NewsChannel 21’s Dani Fried spoke with neighbors, who say they’re looking for answers.

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Things go wrong - then right - in SE Bend house fire

It only took a moment for things to go wrong Monday afternoon for a southeast Bend resident, as the wind blew bedroom blinds into a candle, igniting a fire. But then things went right.

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New fire stopped fast off Skyliners Road west of Bend

A small wildfire broke out west of Bend off Skyliners Road late Monday morning and was quickly caught by crews at about an acre, officials said.

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Search underway for 75-year-old bow hunter in Ochoco National Forest

FOSSIL, Ore. (AP) — Authorities say a search and rescue operation is underway for a hunter lost in the Ochoco National Forest in central Oregon.

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Europe hits Apple with $14.6 billion tax bill

Ireland must recover up to $14.6 billion in unpaid taxes from Apple, Europe's top regulator ruled on Tuesday.

The tax ruling is by far the biggest the European Union has ever made regarding a single company, and it could spark a hug...

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RDM instrument landing systems being installed

Redmond Municipal Airport is in the final stages of the reconstruction of Runway 5-23, adding navigational aids that will make travel faster and safer.

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More Salem-Keizer schools found with high lead levels

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Salem-Keizer School District officials say eight more buildings have been found to have high levels of lead in at least one water source, including the central kitchen where food is prepared for all district schools.

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High numbers of invasive beetles found in Portland area

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — State agricultural officials say a record number of invasive Japanese beetles have been detected in Washington County this summer.



Calif. lawmakers pass bill inspired by Turner case

California is one step closer to making prison time mandatory for anyone convicted of sexually assaulting a person who is unconscious or too intoxicated to consent -- a measure inspired by former Stanford University student Brock Turner's sentence.


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Uzbekistan's president hospitalized after stroke

The President of Uzbekistan, Islam Karimov, was hospitalized Saturday morning after suffering a brain hemorrhage, according to the long-time strongman's daughter, Lola Karimova-Tillyaeva.

On Monday, she posted a family photo on her official Facebook ...

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