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Report: Bend-Redmond still one of the top draws in U.S.

The Bend-Redmond metro area is seventh in the nation in a ranking of urban areas Americans are most relocating to -- and the only one in the top 10 not in the Southeast U.S., according to an analysis of new Census Bureau data.

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Campfire sparks wildfire near Gorge amphitheater

GEORGE, Wash. (AP) — Grant County officials say a weekend wildfire that burned within three miles of the Gorge Amphitheatre was started when a campfire got out of control.

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White House on lockdown after object thrown over gate

The White House has been placed on lockdown after a woman threw something over the north fence along Pennsylvania Avenue, The Associated Press reports.

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Madras homeowner's quick move credited with stopping fire

A Jefferson County fire official credited quick actions by a Madras homeowner for saving his family and mobile home when fire broke out Saturday evening.

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Man charged with stabbing friend at Buddhist temple in Salem

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Authorities say they have arrested a man suspected of stabbing his friend several times inside a Buddhist temple in Salem.

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Portland collie saved by sharp-eyed vet intern

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A sharp-eyed vet intern in Portland spotted a tick just before a paralyzed collie was to be euthanized. Now Ollie is doing well and back with his family.

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Man faces attempted murder charge in Hood River assault

HOOD RIVER, Ore. (AP) — A 41-year-old California man is facing charges of attempted murder and assault, after a citizen reported seeing what appeared to be a badly beaten woman being loaded into the back of an SUV.

Rape allegation, race, glare of national media divide town

DIETRICH, Idaho (AP) — Residents of a small Idaho town are defending their community after receiving national attention over reports that a black high school football player was raped by three teammates.

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Regulators to weigh proposed Vancouver oil terminal

VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) — Both supporters and opponents of a proposed oil terminal in Vancouver are preparing to face off in June in front of state regulators tasked with deciding the fate of the project.

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Was shooting gorilla Cincinnati Zoo's only option?

Zookeepers shot and killed a rare gorilla after a 3-year-old boy slipped into its enclosure at the Cincinnati Zoo, triggering an outcry over how the situation was handled.

Footage shot by a witness shows Harambe, the 17-year-old male gorilla, standin...

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Six dead after record floods in Texas, Kansas

Six people have died in flood-related incidents in southeast Texas after the region was inundated with rain, authorities said.

Four were killed in Washington County, about 75 miles west of Houston, an area hammered with 17 inches of rain Thursday. One...

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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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