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Sisters city manager Gorayeb resigns under fire

A tumultuous chapter ended in Sisters on Thursday, resulting in the resignation of city manager Andrew Gorayeb. City officials agreed to pay him over $100,000 in severance.

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Motor home burns in fierce fire north of Bend

A fierce, fast fire destroyed a motor home near Highway 97 north of Bend Friday morning, sending up thick, black smoke visible over a wide area, but the occupant escaped unharmed.

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Two shot, wounded in John Day; one critical

Two John Day men were shot and wounded, one critically, at a trailer park in John Day late Thursday night, and a suspect has been identified and interviewed, authorities said.

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Warm Springs tribes hope cannabis will kick-start economy, jobs

The Warm Springs tribes, their ventures operation and business partner Sentinel Strainwise broke ground Friday on a 36,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art greenhouse, part of a big move into marijuana cultivation and retail sales.

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Bend Fire and Rescue needs your help to help others

The Bend Fire and Rescue Community Assistance program was created by the Bend Firefighters Association in 2002, and has helped many in the community in times of crisis. Now, it could use your help to keep on giving.

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27 killed in airstrike on Syrian hospital, official says

An airstrike on a pediatric hospital in Syria has killed 50 people, rights and humanitarian groups say, as the United Nations warns that the situation in Aleppo has become "catastrophic" amid intensified fighting in recent days.

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Prescribed burns near Bend, Sisters this weekend

If weather conditions remain favorable, the Deschutes National Forest has several prescribed burns planned for the weekend.

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Farewell Bend footbridge set for closure, replacement

The Bend Park & Recreation District said Friday it is about to close the Farewell Bend footbridge over the Deschutes River between Farewell Bend and Riverbend Parks in preparation for its replacement.

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Milton-Freewater officers shoot alleged car-chase gunman

MILTON-FREEWATER, Ore. (AP) — Authorities say Milton-Freewater officers shot and wounded a man who fired at them during a police pursuit.

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Oregon AG goes after company over fake invoice scam

Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum and Secretary of State Jeanne Atkins announced Friday a settlement against a fraudulent company, “Oregon State Compliance,” that sent Oregon businesses a fake invoice.

Seaside sodomy case dismissed after lead investigator killed

SEASIDE, Ore. (AP) — A Seaside man accused of sexual assault and sodomy has had the charges against him dropped because the lead investigator on his case was killed.


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C.J. Cregg returns to the White House

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Former "West Wing" star Allison Janney made a surprise appearance at the White House press briefing Friday.

Prince's 'Purple Rain' jacket is up for auction

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The jacket that Prince wore in his 1984 movie "Purple Rain" is hitting the auction block.

Four 911 medical calls made from Prince's home since 2013

Prince at a news conference

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Between 2013 and Prince's death on April 21, four medical emergency calls were made from Prince's home, according to reports from the Carver County Sheriff's Office.

Marvel's 'The Punisher' to star in spinoff Netflix series

Jon Bernthal as The Punisher in Daredevil


"The Punisher," the gun-toting take-no-prisoners Marvel vigilante, will get his own spinoff on Netflix, the company announced Friday.

Janet Jackson teases something 'Coming Soon'

Janet Jackson, March 2016 concert

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When last heard from, Janet Jackson was postponing the second leg of her "Unbreakable" world tour on doctor's orders as she and her husband, Qatari billionaire Wissam Al Mana, planned a family.


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