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Tragic crash in Bend canal

Bend woman dies in crash into canal

A 21-year old Bend woman was killed Friday when she lost control of her pickup truck east of town and it overturned, coming to rest on its top in a narrow irrigation canal, Deschutes County sheriff’s deputies said.

Family remembers Culver man one year later

Hammack family reflects, one year after tragic loss

A year ago, John Hammack of Culver died after part of a burning tree fell on him in the Mt. Washington Wilderness while he helped fight a wildfire. On Friday, his sister tearfully reflected on the impact of the loss on their family

Jefferson County Treasurer Deena Goss

Jefferson County treasurer indicted on 36 fraud counts

Jefferson County Treasurer Deena Goss has been indicted on 36 counts of fraud following a state Department of Justice investigation into apparent check-altering and discrepancies in the county’s books, the agency confirmed Friday.

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Bend OSP trooper honored for heroism in fiery crash

A Bend-area Oregon State Police Fish & Wildlife Division trooper received an ward from the agency on Friday for his heroic, lifesaving action responding to a fiery injury traffic crash east of Bend. Also on hand: The mother and daughter he rescued.

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C.O. lightning show brings more smoke, fires

Central Oregon experienced significant lightning activity Thursday night, which sparked dozens of new fire starts from the east slopes of the Cascades to the Dayville area.

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Kitzhaber mobilizes trucks, people to battle blaze

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Gov. John Kitzhaber is opening the door for crews battling wildfires in Southern Oregon to call use local fire engines and other resources.

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Oregon releases 2015 health insurance plan rates

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Oregon regulators have set 2015 rates for individual and small employer health insurance plans in preparation for people to sign up for another year of health insurance.

House Speaker Boehner immigration vote

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House approves $694 million border security measure

The Republican-led House of Representatives voted 223-189 Friday night for legislation authorizing $694 million to deal with the influx of unaccompanied Central American children crossing into the United States.

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Infant found dead at coast resort; parents sought

CANNON BEACH, Ore. (AP) — Authorities in Clatsop County say an infant has been found dead in a Cannon Beach inn, another child was seriously injured and the parents are being sought.

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Medford police arrest second arson suspect

MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — Medford police say they now have two suspects in a series of arson fires and are trying to figure out which is the culprit.



Columbia River dilemma: Kill birds to save fish?

ASTORIA, Ore. (AP) — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is holding public meetings and has extended the comment period on a plan to protect endangered salmon and steelhead in the Columbia River estuary by shooting thousands of double-crested cormorants.


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    Did you have trouble logging onto Facebook on Friday? You're not alone -- the social networking site briefly went down for some users Friday.

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Avril Lavigne gets 17-carat anniversary ring

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Avril Lavigne's husband, Chad Kroeger, has set a high bar for an anniversary gift.

Learn to speak 'Game of Thrones'

Game of Thrones

Courtesy HBO

"Hello," "Goodbye," "I will let you live."

Those are a few of phrases you'll learn to say in the warlike language of Dothraki from "Game of Thrones" with the help of a new class.

In October, Living Language will put out a course on the tongue, which is...

Summer bummer: Hollywood suffers big slump

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From Paramount Pictures

It's been a rough summer for Hollywood.

Duff on separation from husband: 'Difficult'

Hilary Duff husband blurb

Hilary Duff says her new album is "very positive" but admits that it started out "a lot heavier and a lot darker" because of the separation from her husband, Mike Comrie.

'Get On Up': Chadwick Boseman brings the funk

Chadwick Boseman

Brian Yaklyvich/CNN

Chadwick Boseman has every reason to feel good as "Get On Up" opens in theaters.


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