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Sandy Post: Thunderstorm Washes Out Bridge, Killing One

Pamplin Media Group | Aug. 13, 2014

One man is dead after a bridge over the Sandy River near Ramona Falls was washed out by a thunderstorm on Tuesday, Aug. 12. Clackamas County Water Rescue was able to help 23 others.

Vancouver Columbian: Fatal Crashes Up Sharply In Clark County

The Columbian | Aug. 09, 2014

Halfway through the year, Clark County already has had more fatal crashes than the totals of years past.

Portland Tribune: Reviving The 'Governor's Pot Party'

Pamplin Media Group | Aug. 05, 2014

A legendary 1970 experiment gets a fresh look from folks who were in the middle of it all.

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Columbian: Clark County Acts On Massage Parlors

the_columbian | Aug. 12, 2014 5 p.m.

Clark County has taken an initial step in putting the squeeze on illicit massage businesses.

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Portland Tribune: Oregon Treasurer Barred From Re-election Bid

Pamplin Media Group | Aug. 12, 2014 11 a.m.

State Treasurer Ted Wheeler is ineligible to seek re-election in 2016 because it would put him past the constitutional limit of eight elected years in a 12-year cycle.

Register-Guard: Trooper Sues Over Autzen Stadium Ejection

The Register Guard | Aug. 11, 2014 8 p.m.

A state trooper is suing the city of Eugene and the police officer who ejected him from a college football game at Autzen Stadium, claiming that he was roughed up and wrongfully detained after a fight in the stands that didn't involve him.

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Beaverton Valley Times: Intel Pledges $100 Billion Investment In Oregon

Pamplin Media Group | Aug. 11, 2014 11:15 a.m.

Representatives of Intel Corp., Washington County and the city of Hillsboro said Monday that they have reached a proposed agreement for the microchip giant to invest $100 billion in its Portland-area plants.

Register-Guard: Museum Reopens Amid Upheaval

The Register Guard | Aug. 10, 2014 8 p.m.

The Springfield Museum is open again after a nearly two-week closure following its board's decision to fire the small nonprofit organization's two paid employees.

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Register-Guard: UO Taps Interim Leader

The Register Guard | Aug. 7, 2014 8 p.m.

Former University of Oregon President Michael Gottfredson is leaving the university entirely -- giving up a tenured faculty position -- in exchange for $940,000, according to an agreement finalized on Thursday.

Daily Astorian: LNG Gets An OK In Court

daily_astorian | Aug. 7, 2014 3:26 p.m.

The U.S. Coast Guard's preliminary approval of LNG tanker traffic has been upheld by a federal court.

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Madras Pioneer: Jefferson County Treasurer Indicted On 36 Counts

Pamplin Media Group | Aug. 6, 2014 9:09 a.m.

A Department of Justice investigation of financial irregularities in the Jefferson County Treasurer's Office has resulted in the indictment of Treasurer Deena Goss on 36 counts of misconduct.

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Capital Press: USDA Refuses Inspectors For United Grain Terminal

capital_press | Aug. 5, 2014 8:15 a.m.

The USDA is refusing to conduct grain inspections at a major export facility, effectively shutting down most exports.

Register-Guard: At Least 1 Ethiopian Athlete May Seek Asylum

The Register Guard | Aug. 4, 2014 8 p.m.

One of four Ethiopian athletes reported missing last week from an international track meet in Eugene told a Washington police officer that she and her teammates left Eugene to escape civil unrest in their native country, newly released police reports show.