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Oregon Dept. of Forestry keeps fire limits in place

After the parched summer, the recent rainfall in Central Oregon was heartily welcomed by local residents. But it wasn't enough to end wildfire danger, according to the Oregon Department of Forestry.

California officer in downtown Bend fight

Calif. police officer pulls gun during Bend dispute

NewsChannel 21 obtained exclusive video filmed just seconds after five men were involved in a fight in downtown Bend early Sunday. Bend police confirmed that Vallejo, Calif., police Sgt. Michael Kent Tribble pulled a gun during the dispute; we talked to a witness about what he says happened.

Secret Service Director Julia Pierson

Kevin Lamarque/Reuters

Secret Service head Julia Pierson resigns

Julia Pierson, the first female director of the Secret Service, resigned her post Wednesday after a fence jumper gained access to the White House Sep. 19th and a subsequent congressional inquiry uncovered other security lapses.

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital, Ebola

Andi Babineau/CNN

Dallas Ebola patient identified

[Breaking news update at 4:05 p.m. ET Wednesday]

Thomas Eric Duncan is the man being treated at a Dallas, Texas, hospital for Ebola, his half-brother, Wilfred Smallwood, told CNN's Danielle Garcia. Duncan is the first person to be diagnosed with Ebola...

Hwy. 22 Mill City condenser blockage

Oregon State Police

Big, fallen condenser partly blocks Hwy. 22E

Oregon Highway 22E three miles west of Mill City was partially blocked Wednesday while workers sought to clear a truck crash in which a 70,000-pound cylindrical condenser rolled onto the highway, Oregon State Police reported.

Mohamed Osman Mohamud

U.S. Dept. of Justice

Ore. man gets 30 years in Christmas bomb plot

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon man has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for plotting to bomb a crowded holiday event in Portland's town square in 2010.

Complaint: Racial slurs, threats at Daimler plant

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Oregon Labor Commissioner Brad Avakian has filed a complaint against Daimler Trucks North America, alleging that five employees at its Portland plant were subjected to racial slurs and threats.

Whychus Creek Canyon

Deb Quinlan

Land trust launches new Whychus Creek campaign

The Deschutes Land Trust announced Wednesday it has embarked on a three year, $15 million comprehensive campaign to complete its core conservation strategy for Central Oregon’s Whychus Creek.

Enterovirus

CDC

Four patients with enterovirus D68 die

Samples collected from four patients who recently died have tested positive for enterovirus D68, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). It is unclear what role the virus played in their deaths.

Enteroviruses are very commo...

Marijuana (MGN graphic)

MGN graphic

Lane County commission OKs marijuana tax

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Lane County commissioners told county attorneys Tuesday to draft ordinances to tax both recreational and medical marijuana — if Oregon voters legalize the drug.

Columbia River Crossing

Feds give WA, OR more time to repay bridge money

VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) — The Federal Highway Administration is giving the states of Washington and Oregon five more years to repay tens of millions of dollars they were given for the now-defunct Columbia River Crossing — a new Interstate 5 bridge between Portland and Vancouver.

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Cullen brings boom to Optimus Prime's voice again with new 'Transformers'

Peter Cullen Optimus Prime

Paramount Home Media Distribution

Legendary voice actor Peter Cullen talks about voicing Optimus Prime in "Transformers: Age of Extinction," new on Blu-ray and DVD.

New streaming films, TV shows in October

Netflix

Courtesy Netflix

Netflix, Amazon, Hulu and iTunes are adding titles to their streaming options in October.

GLAAD praises networks in annual survey

Orange is the New Black

Netflix

For the first time, three networks have rated "excellent" in an annual survey of LGBT portrayals on television, the LGBT media advocacy organization GLAAD said Wednesday.

'Twilight' lives again as a short film series on Facebook

Twilight Breaking Dawn Part 2 Robert Pattinson Kristen Stewart

Summit Entertainment

Like its vampires, "Twilight" lives once more. This time, however, only on Facebook.

What we know about Mrs. Clooney

George Clooney, Amal Alamuddin in Venice

Stefano Rellandini/Reuters

Amal Alamuddin may have just accomplished what many believed was the impossible: snagging Hollywood's most notable bachelor.

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