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Body pulled from Willamette River in Portland

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Multnomah County authorities have recovered a body from the Willamette River in Portland.

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Watch out for fraud, ID theft this tax-filing season

Tax filing season has begun, and the Oregon Department of Revenue on Monday reminded taxpayers to file early, file electronically and immediately report suspected identity theft -- a rising problem.

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Oregon sees some gains in kindergartners' skills

The Oregon Department of Education released results Monday from the third annual Kindergarten Assessment, a snapshot of early skills.

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OSU scientist: Window to cut carbon emissions is small

At the rate humans are emitting carbon into the atmosphere, the Earth may suffer irreparable damage that could last tens of thousands of years, according to a new analysis published this week with an Oregon State University expert as its lead author.

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Studies examine NW habitat restoration for salmon, steelhead

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Scientists in the Pacific Northwest are studying more than a dozen watersheds to develop templates on habitat restoration that could be used in similar streams to bolster struggling fish populations.


Attorney general to visit Portland, 5 other cities to highlight police work

WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Loretta Lynch tells The Associated Press she's visiting six cities starting this week to highlight police departments that she says can serve as role models for law enforcement.

Refuge latest: Bundy urges officials to visit standoff suspects

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) —The jailed leader of the armed Malheur National Wildlife Refuge standoff is calling on elected officials to support those charged in connection with the takeover.

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Oregon, Alaska lift suspension of insurance carrier Moda Health

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Insurance regulators say they have lifted the suspension of an Oregon-based company to again offer health insurance policies in Oregon and Alaska.

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Cliven Bundy talks grazing contracts at Finicum funeral

KANAB, Utah (AP) — Cliven Bundy spoke against grazing contracts Friday during a funeral for an Oregon occupation leader who urged ranchers to disavow their contracts with the government.


Police resolve 2 unexplained Eugene deaths from 2015

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Police appear to have resolved two unexplained deaths in the Eugene-Springfield area of Oregon.


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