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ATV rider spends night in wilderness

Air, ground search finds lost ATV rider SE of Bend

The last, warm official weekend of summer ended busily for Deschutes County SO Search and Rescue, with two missions - a family that might need help on South Sister, then finding an overdue ATV rider SE of Bend, an all-night search that ended Monday morning.

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South Sister climbers call in help for family

Some citizens worried about a family with three young children who climbed South Sister Sunday afternoon contacted authorities, saying they didn’t appear prepared for the suddenly stormy conditions. A search-and-rescue operation followed, to find them, but they apparently were doing fine.

Tomahawk missile launch, ISIS, Syria

U.S. Navy

Obama: Syria strikes show coalition

[Breaking news update]

The coalition that attacked ISIS in Syria overnight "makes it clear to the world that this is not America's fight alone," and that governments in the Middle East are rejecting ISIS, President Barack Obama said Tuesday.

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Enterovirus on the High Desert

Possible enterovirus cases still await confirmation

St. Charles Bend said Friday it has treated two young children with symptoms of the unusual enterovirus D68, a severe respiratory illness. It's not clear yet if they did indeed suffer from the virus.

Safe routes Pt 2 Bike hit

Safe school routes? Bend student struck on bike

It was a year ago that Bend High senior Rona Campbell said she was hit at the Eighth Street and Franklin Avenue roundabout when a car failed to yield to her as she rode to school.

FDA backs down on spent grain

C.O. brewers, farmers applaud FDA reversal

The federal Food and Drug Administration has revised its proposed set of rules that would have directly affected the relationship between Central Oregon farmers and  brewers -- which means, for now, it’s business as usual.

Freezeout Ridge Fire


Hotshot struck, seriously hurt on Hells Canyon wildfire

A veteran "hotshot" firefighter was struck and seriously injured by a falling snag  Sunday evening while helping battle a 2-week-old wildfire on the Idaho side of the Hells Canyon National Recreation Area, officials said Monday evening.

Boys and Girls Clubs of Redmond/Terrebonne

Redmond-area Boys-Girls Clubs raise funds to open

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Redmond/Terrebonne announced Monday they have raised the funds necessary to open for children and their families on Monday, October 6.

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Gilbert De La Rosa

Student homelessness hits another record high

A growing number of students don't have homes to return to once classes are out.

Government gavel MGN graphic

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Portland man hides in church to avoid deportation

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A Portland community activist originally from El Salvador has spent the weekend hidden in a church after immigration authorities tried to detain him last week.

Forest Grove man gets 3-plus years for fraud scams

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A federal judge wondered how someone could have fallen for Amir Anjum Shamim's scams, but since at least six willing investors did, the judge sentenced the Oregon man to three years and five months in prison for three counts of wire fraud.


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  • India's spacecraft nears Mars orbit

    India Mars orbiter

    From Indian Space Research Org.

    Just days after NASA's Mars orbiter reached the Red Planet, India's first mission could follow suit and make history Wednesday.

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Emma Watson faces backlash after speech

Emma Watson, UN speech

Mark Garten/UN Photo

Emma Watson is experiencing the ugly side of advocacy. According to reports, Watson's recent impassioned speech for gender equality at the United Nations has drawn backlash, including a threat to leak alleged nude photos of the star.

Kris Jenner files to divorce Bruce Jenner

Kris Jenner Bruce Jenner


Kris Jenner made official what has been speculated for months -- that her marriage to Bruce Jenner is over.

Howard Stern caller Eric Lynch dead at 39

Eric the Actor

Eric "The Actor" Lynch, who became a celebrity among celebrities by calling in to Howard Stern's radio show, died Saturday, his manager said.

'Call of Duty' creators: Noriega suit absurd

Manuel Noriega

Jim Tanner/Reuters

The creators of the "Call of Duty" video game franchise on Monday filed a motion to dismiss a lawsuit by former Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega, who says the 2012 video game "Call of Duty: Black Ops II" has damaged his reputation.

Stephen King's '11/22/63' is coming to Hulu

Stephen King speaking

Mike Segar/Reuters

Hulu just went into business with the King of suspense.


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