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Erickson Air Museum takes off in Madras

Madras air museum ready for takeoff

Planes from all stretches of time have made their way to Madras and are set for their big debut, just in time for this weekend's Airshow of the Cascades.

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Out with the old: C.O. school projects underway

Several school improvement projects are underway across Central Oregon, including demolition to make way for construction of new classrooms in Culver.

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Forest Service seeks more firefighting money

The High Desert has been getting a cooldown welcomed by many, but fire season is far from over. The long and heavy fire season in the Pacific Northwest is, however, burning through the federal budget allotted to it.

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Crime Stoppers: Bend park vehicle, gear stolen

Deschutes County sheriff's deputies need your help finding a thief who got away with $20,000 in park equipment.

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Michael Brown's mom: One day I'll trust again

Twelve days after her son died -- a period marked by large, emotional protests but not the arrest of the police officer who killed him -- Michael Brown's mother didn't have faith in authorities.

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Two area closures lifted as wildfires contained

Two area closures around fires near Cultus Lake and the John Day River were lifted Tuesday as firefighters continue to make progress on the remaining blazes in Central Oregon, officials said.

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Vigil for woman slain at Portland-area apts.

HILLSBORO, Ore. (AP) — Dozens of people attended a vigil Wednesday evening for a woman who was found stabbed to death at the suburban Portland apartments where she had just started a new job.

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Citizen panel opposes top-two ballot measure

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — A panel chosen for a citizen-level review of ballot measures isn't persuaded that Oregon should ditch its partisan primaries and adopt the top-two election system used in Washington and California.

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OLCC extends 50-cent surcharge to 2017

MILWAUKIE, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon Liquor Control Commission is extending a surcharge of 50 cents per bottle for another two years.

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Pricey Ashland 'bait bike' stolen 3 times in day

ASHLAND, Ore. (AP) — Police in Ashland, Oregon, are finding their pricey new "bait bike" is proving irresistible to thieves.

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Naked flagpole climb: Woman gets mental evaluation

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Police say they've sent a 34-year-old woman to a hospital for a mental evaluation after she made a naked flagpole climb on the roof of a downtown Portland office building.


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