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Local schools take a look at security

C.O. schools take another look at campus security

Student safety is a top priority at Central Oregon Community College, officials say. That means officials plan for the worst -- and hope it never happens.

President Barack Obama, Oct. 2, 2015

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Obama to visit Roseburg in wake of shooting

President Barack Obama will visit Roseburg, Oregon, Friday following the mass shooting at an Oregon community college last week that killed 10 people, including the shooter, according to a White House official.

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NewsChannel 21 logs miles in OReGO program

The Oregon Department of Transportation's road usage charge program "OReGO" hasn't seen the turnout that it hoped for.

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St. Charles Hospice recruiting more volunteers

As a St. Charles Hospice volunteer, Rob Higley and his dog, Captain Patches, visit with hospice patients once or twice a week. It could be at an assisted living facility, a foster home, or private  residence. Higley might sit with a patient to hear stories, life lessons or final wishes.

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Reed Market Road project finally complete

After more than two years of work, Bend's rebuilt Southeast Reed Market Road will open in both directions from Third to 27th streets on Tuesday, city officials said .

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Grant helps Bend police add 32 defibrilators to patrol cars

Automated external defibrillators, or AEDs, are now part of the emergency response equipment carried in Bend Police vehicles, thanks to a grant from the Helen Lorenz Foundation awarded to the department in July.

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Watch out: Peak season here for wildlife-car collisions

October is the busiest month for vehicle-wildlife collisions in Oregon, officials said Monday in an annual warning for motorists to be cautious at this time of year.

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FS plans thinning project in Newberry Caldera

The Bend-Fort Rock Ranger District on the Deschutes National Forest is inviting the public to comment on a proposal to thin trees (primarily lodgepole pine) infected by insects and disease and remove dead fuels to reduce fire hazards in the Newberry Caldera.

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Collateral damage: Mistaken US bombings

New details are emerging about the deadly U.S. bombing of a Doctors Without Borders hospital in Afghanistan in what the charity has called a "war crime."

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Bend Park-Rec seeks state rule change to allow bike-ped crossing

The Oregon Parks and Recreation Department will hold a public hearing later this month in Bend on a proposed change to rules covering the Upper Deschutes State Scenic Waterway, to allow Bend Parks and Rec to construct a bicycle-pedestrian bridge.

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U.S. Gen.: We need new Afghanistan plan

The top commander of U.S. forces in Afghanistan said Tuesday he needs to adjust troop level recommendations because of recent developments in that country.

Gen. John Campbell told the Senate Armed Services committee that he has presented several optio...


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    Facebook and other big tech companies have just lost big time in Europe.

    They might soon be forced to radically change the way they deal with user data after the European Union's top court ruled Tuesday that they can't simply hand it over to U.S. aut...

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Pepsi goes 'Back to the Future' with collectible bottle

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Pepsi is releasing a new limited edition "Pepsi Perfect" bottle on Oct. 21 to pay tribute to the day Marty McFly arrived in the future in 1989's "Back to the Future II."

'Buffy' star accused of choking girlfriend

Nicholas Brendon

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Actor Nicholas Brendon, known for roles in "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" and "Criminal Minds," was arrested Wednesday in Saratoga Springs, New York.

Tupac Shakur prison letter goes up for sale

Tupac Shakur in Poetic Justice

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A Tupac Shakur letter that appears to renounce the "thug life" he embodied is up for sale.

Hillary Clinton does Trump impression on 'SNL'

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Hillary Clinton met her "SNL" counterpart and won laughs Saturday night with her imitation of Donald Trump.

The Democratic frontrunner appeared on the 41st season premiere of NBC's "Saturday Night Live" playing a bartender named "Val" who kept the dri...

Hasbro Studios: We're making 4 more 'Transformers'

Transformers Age of Extinction

From Paramount Pictures

Optimus Prime and Megatron will continue to duke it out on the big screen for the next 10 years.

Stephen Davis, president of Hasbro Studios, confirmed Saturday at an industry conference the company has already planned the next decade of "Transformers"...


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