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Family struck by tragedy again

Fatal Prineville shooting is family's second big blow

The fatal shooting of a Christmas Valley man near Prineville is the second tragedy in months to befall a family, as the body of the victim's former wife was found earlier this year in Klamath Lake.

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Madras man in hospital after car-pedestrian crash

A 77-year-old Madras man was in good condition Friday at a Bend hospital, one day after the pedestrian was struck by a car while crossing Highway 97 in Madras, police said.

Coffee stands hit by thieves

Bend coffee stand break-ins steam owners

When Shane Brown, the owner of the Coffee and Snack Factory at Southeast Ninth and Wilson in Bend, came to work around 4 a.m. Friday, he quickly realized someone had broken into his shop, leaving a big mess behind.

Redmond Fire Truck

SE Redmond natural gas leak prompts evacuations

A construction crew's backhoe struck a two-inch natural gas line in a southeast Redmond industrial area Friday morning, prompting the evacuation of about four nearby businesses and 15 people for about two hours until the line was shut and the area and buildings ventilated.

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La Pine boil-water advisory lifted

Authorities lifted a day-old boil-water advisory for the city of La Pine on Friday after tests showed no contamination. Meanwhile, Deschutes County sheriff's deputies sought public tips about an apparent crash into a fire hydrant that led to a water main break and the precautionary step.

Migrants seeking asylum in Germany looking at city map of Berlin

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European migrant crisis at a glance

Europe is in the midst of an unprecedented human migration. Fleeing war, fearing for their life and dreaming of a better life far from the poverty and upheaval of their unstable nations, hundreds of thousands are flocking to Europe's shores.

Oregon legal marijuana

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Citizens sought to help draft Bend's marijuana rules

The City of Bend is seeking applicants for four seats on the Marijuana Technical Advisory Committee. The committee will assist the City Council in developing time, place and manner restrictions related to marijuana businesses in the city.

Klamath County sheriff Frank Skrah

Settlement returns Klamath deputies back to work

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. (AP) — Seven Klamath County sheriff's deputies granted leave last month will return to work immediately after a settlement was reached between county commissioners and the deputies' union.

Medicine generic AP

Salmonella outbreak linked to cucumbers sickens nearly 300

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — State health officials say nine Washington residents have been sickened from a multi-state salmonella outbreak linked to garden cucumbers grown in Mexico.

Miss Oregon 2015 Ali Wallace

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Miss Oregon 2015's cause: traumatic brain injury

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Injury Prevention, Traumatic Brain Injuries affect 2.4 million people each year. One of these people is Miss Oregon 2015, Ali Wallace.

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China could really hurt Democrats in 2016

It's no secret that Democrats need the American economy to stay strong until Election Day 2016. Right now the biggest threat to that is China.


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'Force' awakens interest in new 'Star Wars' toys

"The Force" will work its mystical powers on consumers Friday as several companies release new toys and other related merchandise for "Star Wars: Episode VII -- The Force Awakens."

Colbert pokes Bush for surprise fundraising

Stephen Colbert on The Colbert Report

From Scott Gries/Comedy Central

In a fundraising email, Jeb Bush announced last month that he'd be appearing as a guest on Stephen Colbert's first taping as host of the "Late Show" and offered supporters a chance to come watch if they entered a raffle in exchange for a $3 donation ...

Not losers: Trump praises Tom Brady, Kanye

Donald Trump, Aug. 25, 2015

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Despite all of the loser-calling coming from GOP front-runner Donald Trump, it appears he does like at least two fellow celebrities.

'Empire' fans vie for spot in season 2

Empire auditions


It takes a special breed of fan to wait five hours outside a tour bus under the blazing Atlanta sun to experience a taste of "Empire."

Fans out in force for new Star Wars toys

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The force of global commerce was strong Friday. But good luck finding any Captain Phasma toys!


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