Day 41: Three refuge occupiers turn selves in, last holding out

Day 41 of the armed occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge -- and quite possibly the last -- dawned Thursday with another online live stream of a phone call before the planned surrender of the last four holdouts, after Wednesday night's Portland Airport arrest of Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy.

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Day 41: Three refuge occupiers turn selves in, last holding out

Day 41 of the armed occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge -- and quite possibly the last -- dawned Thursday with another online live stream of a phone call before the planned surrender of the last four holdouts, after Wednesday night's Portland Airport arrest of Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy.

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Oregon standoff: 3 of 4 protesters surrender

Three of the four remaining occupiers at the Malheur Wildlife Refuge's headquarters in Harney County, Oregon, surrendered Thursday after 41 days, according to David Fry, the lone holdout, speaking on a live streamed phone call. Fry is refusing to come out, saying his grievances have not been heard.

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Ore. National Guard to fly over, scout high-altitude training sites

Oregon Army National Guard aviators are scheduled to conduct high-altitude survey flights with HH-60M Blackhawk helicopters on Thursday near the summits of Mt. Bachelor, Tumalo Mountain and Kwohl Butte.

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Groups seek court order to change Deschutes River flows

A motion filed Tuesday by two environmental groups seeking a federal court order for immediate changes in Deschutes River management to protect the Oregon spotted frog has the potential to disrupt water supplies to thousands of Central Oregon farms, ranches and families, the region's irrigation districts said.

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Former Prineville school to become affordable housing

Housing Works, Central Oregon's leading affordable housing provider, announced Wednesday it is buying the former Ochoco Elementary School in Prineville from the Crook County School District.

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Senate OKs Knopp bill targeting criminal impersonation

State Sen. Tim Knopp, R-Bend, said he won nearly unanimous Senate approval Wednesday of legislation he co-sponsored to create a crime of criminal impersonation.

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Deschutes County transitioning to 'eWIC'

Beginning next week, more than 2,500 families in Deschutes County will start transitioning to eWIC, which will enable them to shop for WIC food benefits using an EBT (electronic benefit transaction) card.

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Audit: OYA transition help for young women falling short

An audit released Thursday by the office of Secretary of State Jeanne  Atkins finds that transition services for female youth in state custody lag behind those available to males.

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Oregon WinterFest coming up this weekend

Oregon WinterFest is just two days away, and while festivals in other seasons come and go without an entry fee, you'll need to pay up to see the Old Mill's sights and sounds this weekend.

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1 dead after Tigard assault with deadly weapon call

TIGARD, Ore. (AP) — A 27-year-old man is facing a murder charge after Washington County authorities say they found a man's body hidden underneath straw at a Tigard residence.

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Cleveland apologizes to Rice family for ambulance bill

The mayor of Cleveland has apologized to the family of Tamir Rice, saying he is sorry for any pain caused by a $500 claim for emergency services sent to the boy's estate.

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