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  1. A college softball hotbed in a cold-weather state? Success of Ducks, Linfield, Concordia and OIT puts Oregon in national spotlightRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | OregonLive.com

    Such was the luxury afforded to the star of Keizer's McNary High School in 2012, after a prep softball career that included four all-state selections and two big-school state player of the year honors. "There was no way I was staying here," said Decker this week.

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  2. Madisyn Bryant wins again, Jesse Vezo and Sierra Winch step up during 5A girls tennis finalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | OregonLive.com

    "You're gonna have good days and you're gonna have bad days, and this was definitely a not-so-great day for me," she said. "But some people say all that matters is if you won or lost, so I guess I'm fine with it because I won."

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  3. Mazama's Bryce Wortman wins second indvidual title, Seaside defends team championship at...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | The Courier Mailer

    Midway through his final round at the 4A boys golf championship Tuesday, Mazama junior Bryce Wortman was flirting with the idea of setting a new state scoring record. Fortunately for Wortman, a rough finish didn't derail his championship bid at Quail Valley Golf Course in Banks, as his two-day total of 6-under-par 138 gave him medalist honors by three strokes over Seaside senior Sam Hinton .

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  4. Oregon: Higher-ed Mississippi of the West Coast?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | OregonLive.com

    It's not often that Oregon appears in the higher ranks of any list concerning higher education. We keep our universities on such starvation rations that the University of Oregon concluded, a few years ago, that its only chance was to get out of the state system.

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  5. PacifCorp to buy output of state's largest solar farmRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | The Oregonian

    Obsidian Renewables also developed the Outback solar farm in Christmas Valley, southeast of Bend, completed in 2012. PacifiCorp will buy the electricity produced at what is expected to be the state's largest solar farm, to be located about 50 miles east of Klamath Falls in the town of Bly.

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  6. 'Free-trade' secret deals never work for USA: LettersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | OregonLive.com

    'Free trade' secret deals: What would you think of a sportscaster who reported only points scored by the home team? Would that tell who was winning the game? If not, then why pay attention to people like Klamath Falls City Councilman William E. Adams, who talks only of potential exports that "free trade" deals would provide, without mentioning that - without exception - every such deal so far has produced negative overall results? The secrecy of the negotiations process alone should be a red flag - except for those naive enough to believe that multinational Wall Street would never throw American Main Street under the bus to feather its own nest.

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  7. House committee holds first hearing on GOP ethics fixesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | The Oregonian

    Lawmakers on Monday held the first public hearings on a series of ethics reforms in the wake of the influence peddling scandal involving Gov. John Kitzhaber and his fiancA e, Oregon first lady Cylvia Hayes. Members of the House rules committee heard testimony on a Republican-sponsored package of bills designed to further define the role of the "first spouse," give the Legislature power to investigate the executive branch, ensure the timely release of documents under Oregon's public records law and require lawmakers to disclose paid political activity by family members.

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  8. Fish and wildlife commission considers removing protections for Oregon wolvesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | The Oregonian

    During a meeting Friday in Bend, the state commission directed Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife staff to initiate the delisting process. That doesn't necessarily mean the wolf is leaving the list.

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  9. Price Check: Why SolarCity's university solar projects cost Oregon taxpayers $12 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | The Oregonian

    The massive solar array glinting on a sun-baked hillside behind the Oregon Institute of Technology's Klamath Falls campus isn't made of precious metals. That's extraordinarily expensive compared to other projects - either in Oregon or nationally.

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  10. Birds galore in Klamath Basin wildlife refugesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | OregonLive.com

    The grater Klamath Basin has nine federal and state protected wildlife areas, plus birds to see pretty much everywhere else. If you've got a day, head to Stateline Road, the paved California highway that pretty much follows the Oregon/California border.

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  11. Klamath Basin, Lava Beds have different California feelRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | OregonLive.com

    The glitz and glamor of California, the Golden State, are noticeably absent just south of the Oregon border, where the wildlife refuges of the Klamath Basin and the mysterious landscape of the Lava Beds await exploration. Both are home turf to residents of Klamath Falls , a prosperous south-central Oregon metro area of 66,000 residents, with commercial air service at Kingsley Field, an Amtrak station and a setting on one of the most scenic highways of the West, U.S. 97. Visitors to Klamath Falls usually first use the location as the entry point to Crater Lake, one of the scenic gems of the National Park Service.

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  12. Oregon Tech to Host NAIA Softball National Championship Opening RoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | OregonLive.com

    The Lady Owls will play host to the four-team tournament, May 11-13, with the champion advancing to the 35th annual NAIA Softball World Series in Sioux City, Iowa from May 22 - 28. Oregon Tech, who earns an automatic berth to the NAIA National Championship, will make their fourth appearance at the Nationals in the last five years - including winning the National Championship in 2011 in Gulf Shores, Alabama. "This is an exciting opportunity for our team, our school, and the city of Klamath Falls," said Oregon Tech head coach Greg Stewart.

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  13. House Speaker Tina Kotek's proposal on Gain Share advances... barelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | The Oregonian

    Oregon House Speaker Tina Kotek 's proposal to slash the state's controversial Gain Share program nearly failed in committee on Wednesday afternoon but advanced after one lawmaker changed her vote. House Bill 2070 is now headed to the Oregon Legislature's Joint Committee on Ways and Means, where it will duel with Senate Bill 129 .

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  14. Gov. Kate Brown announces $1.5 million to replace old, polluting woodstovesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | OregonLive.com

    Old fireplaces and woodstoves are the target of a $1.5 million program meant to reduce air pollution in southern Oregon. Old, inefficient wood burners are among the state's worst sources of air pollution.

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  15. Longterm joblessness remains elevated in Oregon, despite falling unemployment rateRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | The Oregonian

    Jobseekers line up to speak to a recruiter from Oregon Health and Science University during a career fair in Portland in September. Oregon's unemployment rate slid below the U.S. average in March, an unremarkable note if not for one thing.

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  16. Bald eagles of the Klamath Basin; now we know where 'eagle eye' came fromRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | OregonLive.com

    The national bird has made a major comeback and is common to see these days pretty much anywhere in Oregon. The largest numbers, though, are in south central Oregon and north central California, where eagles flock to follow the waterfowl.

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  17. Klamath Basin birds in flight; sandhill cranes to geese galoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | OregonLive.com

    Many of the birds have winged their way north, but back in late February, more than 700,000 waterfowl were estimated to be in the Klamath Basin of south-central Oregon and north-central California. The Arctic migrators have long gone, but taking their place are the songbirds and summer residents.

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  18. Oregon Tech board supports 5 percent tuition increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | OregonLive.com

    The Klamath Falls Herald and News reports that if the proposal is approved by the Oregon State Board of Higher Education, the base tuition rate would increase from $155 per credit to $162.75 per credit. The tuition rate for higher cost degrees, such as engineering and technology, would be $187.16 per credit.

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  19. Kitzhaber aide's harsh email: Cylvia Hayes had 'no role' in $100 million housing planRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | OregonLive.com

    Former Gov. John Kitzhaber's lead housing adviser has joined other officials in playing down Cylvia Hayes' ties to an ambitious $100 million housing plan, sending The Oregonian/OregonLive an email Thursday to say Hayes had "no role" in shaping the idea. Duke Shepard, officially Kitzhaber's labor and human services policy adviser, said the former governor last year came up with the idea for a "game-changing" investment to help homeless families, and asked Shepard and state housing director Margaret Van Vliet to see it through.

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  20. Klamath Falls dad, son accused of training roosters to fight; 28 birds seizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | The Oregonian

    A Klamath Falls father and son face felony charges after police say they seized 28 roosters suspected of being trained for cockfighting. Fernando Morales-Pena Sr, 41, and Fernando Morales Jr, 19, both were arraigned on Monday in Klamath County Circuit Court on 28 counts of involvement in animal fighting and one count of cockfighting, court records show.

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