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Search Suspended For Three Pools Swimmer Presumed Drowned

AP | May 24, 2017 6:31 a.m. | Salem, Oregon

Authorities have suspended the search for a 25-year-old swimmer who did not resurface while swimming with friends in the Three Pools area east of Salem Monday.

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Oregon's Three Pools Closed After Presumed Drowning

Statesman Journal | May 23, 2017 10:44 a.m.

A 25-year-old man is presumed dead after he went underwater at Three Pools Recreation Site and did not resurface.

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New Oregon Coast Campgrounds Proposed For Fogarty Creek, Brian Booth And South Beach

Statesman Journal | May 15, 2017 11:43 a.m.

Parks officials have considered building a campground at Fogarty Creek State Recreation for decades but never got final approval. Now they're taking another crack at it. 

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Feds Approve New Rules For Three Pools, Opal Creek, Detroit Lake Areas

Statesman Journal | May 8, 2017 4:42 p.m.

The U.S. Forest Service has approved a collection of new rules aimed at reducing conflict, overcrowding and degradation in the Opal Creek Scenic Area and around Detroit Lake.  

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Erosion, Storms Cause Landslides At Oregon's Ecola State Park

Daily Astorian | May 8, 2017 12:06 p.m. | Cannon Beach, Oregon

Erosion, winter storms and landslides have shut down Ecola State Park multiple times and cut a popular trail in two in the past year and a half.

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Wondolowski Reaches 125 Goals As Earthquakes Top Timbers 3-0

AP | May 7, 2017 8:13 a.m. | San Jose, California

Chris Wondolowski scored two goals, reaching 125 for his career, and the San Jose Earthquakes smothered the Portland Timbers 3-0 on Saturday night.

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As Portland Changes, Old-School Bowling Lands In The Gutter

OPB | May 3, 2017 12:28 p.m. | Portland

An unlikely victim of rising property values? Bowling. One of the last bowling centers to offer leagues in Portland is on its way out.

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Herbert And Carrington Shine In Oregon's Spring Game

AP | April 30, 2017 9:10 a.m. | Eugene, Oregon

Justin Herbert threw for 327 yards and found Darren Carrington for three touchdowns in Oregon's first Spring Game under new coach Willie Taggart on Saturday.

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Tesho Akindele's Goal Earns Dallas 2-2 Draw With Portland

AP | April 30, 2017 8:39 a.m. | Frisco, Texas

Tesho Akindele scored his first goal in the 80th minute and FC Dallas rallied twice to tie the Portland Timbers 2-2 on Saturday night in a battle of the top two teams in the Western Conference.

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The Eternal Optimism Of Kermit Walker

The Coos Bay World | April 30, 2017 8:02 a.m. | Coos Bay

Thirty rounds of radiation and five chemotherapy treatments later, Southwestern Oregon Community College assistant track coach Kermit Walker hasn’t let lung cancer slow him down.