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Live Updates: Oregon Standoff Escalating

OPB | Feb. 10, 2016 6:15 p.m.

The FBI moved in on the remaining occupants at the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge.

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Parking Vendor Gets 15 Months For Bribing Portland Official

AP | Feb. 10, 2016 5:08 p.m. | Portland

A judge sentenced George Levey to 15 months in federal prison after Levey pleaded guilty for his role in bribing a Portland official.

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Contract Negotiations 'Stalled' In Battle Ground Schools

OPB | Feb. 10, 2016 4:17 p.m. | Vancouver, Washington

Contract negotiations are set to continue Friday between teachers and the school district in Battle Ground, Washington.

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Same-Sex Marriage Plaintiff To Challenge Kurt Schrader In Congressional Race

Statesman Journal | Feb. 10, 2016 4:08 p.m.

Ben West was a plaintiff in the case that brought same-sex marriage to Oregon. West, a Republican, will now challenge Democratic incumbent Rep. Kurt Schrader in a run for Congress.

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Health Officials Say Risk Of Zika In Oregon Low

OPB | Feb. 10, 2016 3:13 p.m.

Oregon health officials say the case involves a woman who fell ill after visiting a Zika-affected country. She's since recovered. 

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Grant County Residents Speak Out Against Refuge Occupation

OPB | Feb. 10, 2016 1:08 p.m. | John Day, Oregon

Commissioners from Grant County, Oregon, heard from the public Wednesday about a resolution that calls for an end to the occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge.

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Wheeler Returns $750 Contribution From Bullseye Glass

OPB | Feb. 10, 2016 1:02 p.m.

Portland mayoral candidate Ted Wheeler says he is returning $750 in campaign contributions from the co-owner of Bullseye Glass, the company linked to unhealthy levels of heavy metals in Southeast Portland's air.

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Oregon Revenues Strong, But Clouds On Horizon

Northwest News Network | Feb. 10, 2016 12:21 p.m.

Oregon's economy continues to flourish, but the long-term outlook isn't as rosy. The Legislature will have the short session to try to patch up the state budget.

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Rep. Herrera Beutler's Daughter, Husband Recovering After Kidney Transplant

OPB | Feb. 10, 2016 noon | Vancouver, Washington

Congresswoman Jaime Herrera Beutler's daughter, Abigail, is recovering after a successful kidney transplant. Her daughter was born two years ago without kidneys.

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Oregon Confirms Case Of Travel-Associated Zika Virus

AP | Feb. 10, 2016 11:57 a.m.

The Oregon Health Authority said Wednesday the woman contracted the virus outside the United States and has since recovered. The authority says there's no danger to the public.