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Dog bite protocol in Deschutes County

Dog-bite protocols differ in C. Oregon

Numerous bites and an inured arm, that's the aftermath for 6-year old Kaylee from Prineville after a dog attacked her. But what happens next in dog bite cases can very from one community to another.

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Dam going, creek flowing -- so fish can get going

It's muddy, messy, splashy work on Jack Creek, butt boy will the bull trout be grateful when the dam is removed and the creek is restored.

Bridge 99 tractor working fire line

Steve Ziel

Bridge 99 Complex: 50 percent contained

Area closures have been reduced on the week-old, nearly 6,000-acre Bridge 99 Fires, now 50 percent contained. Here's Wednesday's update:

OR National Guard aiding in wildfire fight

Ore. National Guard helping on Logging Unit fires

As thousands of acres burn across Oregon, the Oregon Army National Guard is now helping in the fight, including four helicopters stationed in Madras.

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C.O. public lands impose campfire restrictions

With hot and dry weather returning and numerous wildfires being tackled, federal land managers in Central Oregon said Wednesday they are implementing campfire restrictions, except in designated campgrounds.

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C.O. Interagency Dispatch Center

Lightning eases; initial attack crews busy, ready

As thunderstorms lingered for a second day Wednesday, Central Oregon's initial attack crews were busy finding and dousing the dozens of small new fire starts reported from Tuesday's hundreds of lightning strikes across the area and 12,000-plus statewide.

Shaniko Butte sunset William Charba

William Charba

Rain aids, mapping trims Shaniko Butte Fire

A mixed blessing from the new storms as the Shaniko Butte Fire received a quarter-inch of rain Tuesday -- but the storm also hit the Warm Springs Reservation area with 900 lightning strikes. Here's Wednesday's update.

Medical marijuana (MGN graphic)

MGN graphic

5 Oregon child care owners have marijuana cards

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — State officials say five Oregon home-based child-care centers are owned by people who have medical marijuana cards, but the owners may soon have to give up either their pot cards or their day-care licenses.

Fox Fire Ochoco Complex

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Ochoco Complex update: Storms bring help, trouble

Storms dropped rain on some of the fires in the 6,500-acre Ochoco Complex of blazes on the Ochoco National Forest, which as of Wednesday were 22 percent contained.

Buzzard Complex rangers Brooke Nyman

Brooke Nyman

Oregon's Buzzard Complex fire leaves dead cattle

DREWSEY, Ore. (AP) — It's before dawn Tuesday, but the mosquitoes are already up and biting as Bill Wilber, his two brothers, George and Pat Wilber, and their nephew, Casey Wilber, load four horses into a long aluminum trailer.

MH17 bodies the Netherlands

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MH17: What happens to victims' bodies next?

Miles away from the somber ceremony on a tarmac where coffins containing the remains of victims of Flight MH17 were returned, dozens of forensic scientists at a military base in the Netherlands were preparing for the grim task of identifying the remains.

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'Pristine' original Superman comic up for auction

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DC Comics

Superman's debut comic book sold for just 10 cents in 1938. But today, a rare original is worth many times more.

A "pristine" copy of Action Comics #1 will go on auction in August, eBay announced Wednesday.

Collectors know of about 50 remaining copie...

More 'Iron Man'? Sounds good, Downey says

Iron Man 3

Courtesy Walt Disney Pictures

Another go at "Iron Man"? Robert Downey Jr. would welcome the opportunity.

Lawsuit: 'Duck Dynasty' stole 'camo' idea

Duck Dynasty

From A&E Networks

When Uncle Si Robertson declared on "Duck Dynasty" that "My favorite color is camo" it spurred a line of clothing sold to the A&E show's fans, according to a federal lawsuit filed Tuesday.

'Glee's' Naya Rivera is married

Naya Rivera

Fred Prouser/Reuters

"Glee" star Naya Rivera is now Mrs. Ryan Dorsey.

'Batman' TV series to be freed from belfry at San Diego Comic-Con

Batman Blu ray cover

Warner Bros. Home Entertainment

One of the big panels at this year's San Diego Comic Con this week isn't about an upcoming superhero movie, but a major video release of a classic television series.

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