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Cigarettes, abandoned campfire spark C.O. wildfires

While crews keep watch for and douse more lightning-sparked holdover fires in Central Oregon, investigators have found the specific cause of three human-caused fires -- two discarded cigarettes and an abandoned campfire.

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Redmond woman injured in Hwy. 126 crash

A 27-year-old Redmond woman was seriously injured early Thursday when her SUV left Highway 126 just west of Redmond, struck a power pole and overturned, Deschutes County sheriff’s deputies said.

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Truckers' traffic troubles in Bend roundabouts

There are now 30 roundabouts in the city of Bend alone, and that has some truck drivers cringing. But that doesn't mean the city is ignoring trucks in the roundabout design process.

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Sisters-Black Butte Ranch trail decision near

The Sisters Ranger District on the Deschutes National Forest said Thursday it has issued a final environmental assessment and draft Decision Notice for the Sisters Community Trails Project.

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Uninsured rate plummets under Affordable Care Act

The number of Americans lacking health insurance has plummeted this year, a trio of surveys released Thursday found.

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US transportation stalemate may cost Oregon

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Oregon Department of Transportation officials say a stalemate in Congress threatens highway projects slated to begin next year.


Man dead after tree hits him near Ore. campground

ESTACADA, Ore. (AP) — The Clackamas County sheriff's office says a man is dead after a tree fell on him near a campground east of Estacada, Oregon, in the Mount Hood National Forest.

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Cyclist critically injured near Molalla

MOLALLA, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State Police say a bicyclist was hospitalized in critical condition after he was struck by a pickup on Highway 211 east of Molalla.

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Ex-foster youth eligible for Oregon Health Plan

On January 1,Oregon began providing Medicaid/Oregon Health Plan benefits to former foster care youth under the age of 26.

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Whoops! Police say tow truck tried to snag cop car

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State Police say they've arrested the owner of a company called Whoops Towing as he tried to haul off an undercover vehicle.

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Great fall too much: Humpty Dumpty to be rebuilt

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The nursery rhyme proved right: Humpty Dumpty couldn't be put together again.


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  • Tech stock soars 25,000%. No one knows why

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    A 25,000% return is unheard of, but that's how much Cynk Technology has soared since the middle of June.

    Many are starting to question what is going on with this stock.

    Cynk trades "over the counter," meaning you can't buy or sell it on any official e...

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Ford Model founder Eileen Ford is dead at 92

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Eileen Ford, who founded Ford Model Agency 70 years ago, has died at age 92, the company said.

Ford, who lived in Califon, New Jersey, died Wednesday of complications from meningioma and osteoporosis, according to daughter Katie Ford.

Ford and her husb...

And the Emmy nominees are...

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The 2014 Emmy nominations were announced on Thursday, with "Game of Thrones" in the lead with a total of 19 nods, and "Breaking Bad" getting its final round of recognition.

Rosie O'Donnell returning to 'The View'

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ABC is beginning its reconstruction of "The View" by bringing back Rosie O'Donnell, one of the most famous co-hosts from the talk show's history.

O'Donnell will rejoin the talk show in the fall, according to a Twitter message from the show's main acco...

Obama-Galifianakis interview nominated for Emmy

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He won't be walking the red carpet next month, but President Barack Obama has already made his mark on this year's Emmy Awards.

Garth Brooks begs Irish PM to help with shows

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Garth Brooks offered to "drop on my knees and beg" Ireland's prime minister to get his comeback concerts back on track after the Dublin City Council denied licenses for two of his five shows.


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