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Cigarette, 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 two human-caused fires -- a discarded cigarette and 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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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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D.C. road funding stalemate may cost Oregon

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Oregon might have to pony up as much as $110 million this year to cover the federal share of highway work caught up in the deadlock in Washington over transportation and taxes.


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Republicans to sue Obama over health law

House Republicans are going forward with plans to sue President Barack Obama and will base their legal case on the sweeping health care law he championed and they despise.

Speaker John Boehner said the suit will follow the argument Obama violated the ...

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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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Evacuations ordered in Washington state wildfire

YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — Firefighters have told residents of about 100 homes in Washington state they should evacuate because of a threatening wildfire. Residents of more than 100 other homes near Entiat have been told to be ready to leave.

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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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Most charges in Medford medical pot case dismissed

MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — Most charges against the owners of a Medford medical marijuana dispensary have been dismissed in a plea deal in Jackson County Circuit Court.

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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, died Wednesday at the age of 92, the company said.

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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