Rescuers say fallen Mt. Jefferson climber has died

Rescuers flown to two climbers on Mt. Jefferson Monday morning learned that one had died after falling into a crevasse, but his wife was in good condition.


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Marion County Sheriff's Office

Rescuers say fallen Mt. Jefferson climber has died

Rescuers flown to two climbers on Mt. Jefferson Monday morning learned that one had died after falling into a crevasse, but his wife was in good condition.

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Boiler issue closes Sisters Elementary; other schools open

A broken boiler prompted closure of Sisters Elementary School on Monday, but no other school closures or delays were reported as slick roads linger from last week's major snowstorm.

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Prineville Police Dept.

Gunman holds up Prineville gas station, gets away

A gunman held up the Chevron gas station-convenience store in downtown Prineville early Sunday morning and fled with an undisclosed amount of cash, police said. Officers released two security-camera images in hopes the public can help them identify and arrest the suspect.

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Deschutes County Sheriff's Office

Ten injured in Highway 97 crash north of Bend

Ten people were taken to two hospitals with serious to minor injuries after a nearly head-on crash on Highway 97 north of Bend Sunday afternoon, just one of a large string of crashes around the region that officials said serve as a reminder to slow down on the still-slick streets.

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Cyber Monday sales start strong

Cyber Monday is on pace to be the biggest e-commerce sales day of all time.

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Bend residents turn out for Climate Change March

Over 2,000 events worldwide were held on Sunday, including one in Bend, with one message for global leaders, to cut back on fossil fuel by thinking green.


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Redmond police chase, catch fugitive sex offender

Acting on a tip, Redmond police on Saturday found a convicted sex offender wanted on a four-year-old warrant, leading to a brief pursuit on snowy streets, a crash and the fugitive’s subsequent arrest, officers said Sunday.

I-5 at Roseburg freezing rain

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Freezing rain hinders I-5 travel near Roseburg

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State Police say freezing rain has caused multiple crashes on Interstate 5.

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Schools prepare for parents to opt out of state tests

BEND, Ore. (AP) — Oregon school officials are preparing for a new law that will allow parents to opt their children out of taking standardized state tests.

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Klamath Falls geothermal company files for bankruptcy

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. (AP) — A Klamath Falls geothermal company has filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy after building wells in the Olene area in recent years.

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Family of Freddie Gray

First trial in Freddie Gray death begins

The first of six city police officers went on trial Monday in a closely watched case involving a 25-year-old black prisoner who died after being shackled and placed without a seat belt in a Baltimore City police van.

The April 19 death of Freddie Gray...


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    Target's website was intermittently unavailable on Cyber Monday, one of the biggest shopping days of the year.

    The mega-retailer is offering 15% off every online order on Monday, along with 30% off select clothing, shoes and toys. Target also featured...

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Joey + Rory share a last dance as she battles cancer

Joey and Rory Feek, October 2011

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Joey Feek is no longer able to get out of bed, but her husband, Rory Feek, who with his wife makes up the country duo Joey + Rory, says she is still fighting cancer.

'Hunger Games' wins 5-day Thanksgiving box office contest

Hunger Games Mockingjay Part 2

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"The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2" won the five-day Thanksgiving weekend, bringing in an estimated $75.7 million in the U.S.

Adele's '25' sells record 3.38 million copies in first week

Adele via CNN

Adele's official numbers are in, and they are historic.

Lohan's stepmom removed from plane

Lindsay Lohan in court


Actress Lindsay Lohan's stepmother was removed from a cross-country flight, according to media reports.

Tracy Morgan: 'I went to the other side'

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Tracy Morgan says his life will never be the same after a near-fatal car crash in June 2014 -- and that's not necessarily a bad thing.


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