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Searchers find missing Mt. Bachelor snowboarder

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DCSO Lt. Bryan Husband

The search for a snowboarder from California, missing on Mt. Bachelor, took a big positive turn Sunday night when he was able to call and report he was OK, though it still took late into the night to find him near Lava Lake, after he had hiked some seven miles.

Abuse suspect dies in apparent suicide at Deschutes County Jail


Deschutes County Jail

The owner of a Portland martial arts studio, arrested a week ago on charges of abusing a boy in the Sisters area, died of an apparent suicide early Sunday in the Deschutes County Jail, sheriff’s deputies said.

Two inmates escape from state prison on coast


Oregon Dept. of Corrections

Two inmates escaped Sunday morning from the minimum-security Shutter Creek Correctional Institution in North Bend, the state Department of Corrections reported.

Invasive mussels found on boat hauled to Ore. from Ohio

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ONTARIO, Ore. (AP) — Oregon wildlife official say they've found a boat being hauled from Ohio infested with invasive mussels.

Portland considers limiting impact of infill construction

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MGN graphic

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Portland may tighten restrictions on new homes as community groups push to limit impacts of infill construction and demolition in close-in neighborhoods.

BLM announces timber harvest plan options

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PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Bureau of Land Management has released a draft plan that includes five approaches to managing its 2.5 million acres of public forests in Western Oregon.

Meet The Candidates

Mitt Romney

Mitt Romney

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Former governor of Massachusetts

Paul Ryan

Congressman, R-Wis.

Joe Biden

Vice President of the United States

Barack Obama

Barack Obama

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President of the United States

'Let's be clear:' Obama's favorite sayings

Despite being known for his prolific public-speaking skills, President Barack Obama often falls back on certain phrases in his news conferences in the United States and overseas.

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