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Shelter Planned For Homeless Eugene High School Students

The Register-Guard | June 27, 2016 5:30 p.m. | Eugene, Oregon

In what’s believed to be the first ever such project attempted in Oregon, St. Vincent de Paul of Lane County plans to convert a former church on Willamette Street into housing for homeless youth.

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Oregon Approves Legacy And PacificSource Merger

OPB | June 27, 2016 3 p.m. | Portland

The Oregon Insurance Division has approved a merger between two of Portland’s major health care companies: Legacy Health and PacificSource.

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Fee Increases Proposed For Multiple Campgrounds In Siuslaw National Forest

The Register-Guard | June 27, 2016 9:30 a.m.

The Siuslaw National Forest wants to sharply boost fees paid by the public at many of its recreation sites.

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Portland Milk Drinkers Float Boats At Annual Milk Carton Boat Race

OPB | June 26, 2016 2:28 p.m. | Portland

 On a sunny Sunday afternoon in Southeast Portland, hundreds of people gathered to drink milk, eat cheese and watch boats made from recycled milk containers race.

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World Naked Bike Ride: 'The Freest Feeling'

OPB | June 26, 2016 1:24 a.m. | Portland

The World Naked Bike Ride, an annual staple and Portland favorite, sent thousands of nude cyclists rolling through Portland to promote safety, positivity and unity.

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Utah Militia Leader Planned To Bomb US-Owned Cabin

AP | June 23, 2016 1:30 p.m. | Salt Lake City

A Utah militia group leader with ties to Cliven Bundy has been arrested and charged with attempting to blow up a rural, federally-owned cabin in Arizona, authorities say.

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Oregon DMV Says It Can't Issue License To Nonbinary Person

Statesman Journal | June 21, 2016 7:47 p.m.

The Oregon DMV will need months — maybe years — before it can issue a driver's license with a nonbinary sex designation, according to a spokesman.

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Gov. Kate Brown Wants Annual Toxics Reports From Oregon Schools

Northwest News Network | June 21, 2016 3 p.m. | Portland

The move stems from the recent discovery of elevated lead levels in drinking water at two Portland Public Schools campuses and the ongoing public relations crisis that followed.

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Forget Californians - Most Portland Area Moves Are Local

Portland Tribune | June 21, 2016 2:30 p.m. | Portland

Who is helping heat up Portland's hot real estate market? It's not out-of-state transplants, says the owner of one local moving company.

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Oregon Tops Survey As No. 1 Summer Road Trip Destination

Pamplin Media Group | June 21, 2016 1:45 p.m.

America is going on a road trip this summer, and guess where it will end up? Right here in Oregon.