Arson fire burns La Pine Middle School gym roof

A fire early Wednesday morning that heavily damaged the roof of the La Pine Middle School gym was "malicious and an arson event," Fire Chief Mike Supkis said.


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Man gets 6 years for punch that caused man's death

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A 42-year-old man who punched a stranger during an argument causing him to fall and later die has been sentenced to 6 1/3 years in prison.


Coast Guard rescues 2 fishermen on Oregon coast

FLORENCE, Ore. (AP) — A Coast Guard crew has rescued two fishermen after their 27-foot fishing boat sank as it was being towed Tuesday evening near the Oregon coast entrance to the Umpqua River.


Hospital says it treated 53 from music festival

QUINCY, Wash. (AP) — A hospital in the central Washington city of Quincy says it treated 53 patients from a music festival last weekend. That's slightly more than Quincy Valley Medical Center treated the previous year.


Grand Jury indicts 2 in Coos Bay death

COOS BAY, Ore. (AP) — A grand jury in Coos County has indicted two men in the death of a 49-year-old man whose body was found last weekend in tidal mudflats near a wastewater treatment plant.

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Merkley wants toxic chemicals out of common products

Sen. Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., visited Eugene on Tuesday and called on Congress to quickly vote on the bipartisan Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act to keep children safe from the toxic chemicals that they come in contact with on a daily basis

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Ore. man accused of planting fake bomb on Dutch airliner

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a 22-year-old Warrenton man accused of planting a fake bomb on a Dutch airliner in 2014 has been arrested.


Bicyclist from Medford hit, killed by truck in Colorado

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — Authorities have released the name of a 28-year-old bicyclist who was hit and killed by a truck in Grand Junction.

Bill would create special license plates for Trail Blazers

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Portland Trail Blazers fans may soon be able to display their love for the team on their license plates.


Investigator: Removal of Alaska plane wreckage weeks away

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — It could be weeks before the wreckage of a sightseeing plane that crashed in steep, rugged terrain in southeast Alaska, killing nine people, is recovered.

Oregon minimum wage won't change in 2010

$15 minimum wage backers turn in 1st set of signatures

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — A group that wants to raise Oregon's minimum wage to $15 an hour says it's submitted its first batch of signatures.


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