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  1. Timberline Trail is finally being reconnected, opening 40-mile trek around Mt. HoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | The Oregonian

    The Timberline Trail has always been one of very best hikes in the Pacific Northwest. A nearly 40-mile trek around the peak of Mt.

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  2. Gerry Frank's picks: Try snowshoeing for great, inexpensive winter recreationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | OregonLive.com

    Snowshoeing is another great winter recreation and one of the cheapest too! Begin with an Oregon Sno-Park permit from the DMV or a sporting goods store. Permits will give you the ability to access off-road trails; they are $25 for the season with snowshoes usually renting for $10 a day.

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  3. Wallowa-Whitman or Deschutes; which forest bestRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | The Oregonian

    Gunsight Mountain and Anthony Lake , or Three Finger Jack over Canyon Creek Meadows; the Wallowa-Whitman National Forest or the Deschutes National Forest, which is best for outdoor recreation? The Wallowa-Whitman National Forest in northeast Oregon and the Deschutes National Forest in central Oregon have made it to the finals of the reader poll for the best national forest in the Pacific Northwest for outdoor recreation. The 16-bracket elimination poll has been running on this website throughout December.

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  4. Deschutes or Mount Hood; which national forest is bestRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2015 | OregonLive.com

    Hiking in front of South Sister at Camp Lake, or lounging outdoors during a ski day at Mt. Hood Meadows; Deschutes or Mount Hood, which national forest is best? Here we present the vote between the Deschutes National Forest in central Oregon and the Mount Hood National Forest in the northern Oregon Cascades.

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  5. Deschutes or Wallowa-Whitman; which national forest is bestRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2015 | OregonLive.com

    Climbing Broken Top with view of South Sister, or enjoying Hells Canyon Viewpoint; Deschutes National Forest or Wallowa Whitman National Forest, which is best for outdoor recreation? The Deschutes National Forest in central Oregon and the Wallowa-Whitman National Forest in northeast Oregon have made it to the finals of the reader poll for the best national forest in the Pacific Northwest for outdoor recreation. The Deschutes National Forest, headquartered in Bend, is renowned for its backpacking opportunities on the east side of the Three Sisters Wilderness Area, while the Wallowa Whitman National Forest, based in Baker City, is a haven for overnight hikes in the Eagle Cap Wilderness Area.

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  6. Mount Hood or Deschutes; which forest is bestRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | The Oregonian

    Canoeing on Trillium Lake or riding the rails at Mt. Bachelor resort: the Mount Hood or Deschutes, which national forest is best for outdoor recreation? Here we present the vote between the Mount Hood National Forest in the northern Oregon Cascades and the Deschutes National Forest in central Oregon.

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  7. Deschutes or Siuslaw: which national forest is bestRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2015 | OregonLive.com

    Climbing Broken Top with view of South Sister, or climbing up to the giant spruce at Cape Perpetua: Deschutes or Siuslaw, which national forest is best for outdoor recreation? Talk about tough choices! Which national forest is best for outdoor recreation, the Deschutes National Forest on the east slope of the Oregon Cascades or the Siuslaw National Forest on the central Oregon coast and in the Coast Range. Those two forests won their first-round matches in the "best Northwest national forest reader poll" and now are matched up in the quarterfinals.

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  8. Washington County students to graduate from OYCPRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | The Courier Mailer

    Cadets from the 2014 class of the Oregon National Guard Youth Challenge Program shown here at graduation. This winter's class will graduate Dec. 16. Nearly 40 cadets from five Washington County communities will take part in the 50th graduating class of the Oregon National Guard Youth Challenge Program on Dec. 16 in Redmond.

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  9. Deschutes vs. Wenatchee: which forest is best (poll)?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2015 | The Oregonian

    The view of Mount Jefferson from the headwaters of the Metolius River in the Deschutes National Forest and climbing Silver Star Mountain in the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest. Okanogan-Wenatchee vs. Deschutes in the Northwest national forest poll.

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  10. Family, friends create fund for daughter, wife of climber killed on Mt. JeffersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2015 | OregonLive.com

    The money will help pay for Fountain's funeral expenses and also be used for donations to volunteer climbing groups that helped rescue his wife, Allison Fountain, and recover his body from the 10,405-foot peak earlier this week. "Tommy was in love.

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  11. Deschutes National Forest features Three SistersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | OregonLive.com

    Deschutes vs. Okanogan-Wenatchee in the Northwest national forest poll. Vote for which you think is best.

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  12. Mount Jefferson snapshot: A difficult, towering peakRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | OregonLive.com

    Thomas Fountain, a 32-year-old from Keizer, died Sunday after falling 500 feet into a crevasse while climbing Mount Jefferson, a 10,495-foot peak that dominates the skyline in the north-central Oregon Cascades. Towering above Three Fingered Jack, Mount Washington and the Three Sisters, the mountain has difficult access and challenging terrain, making it a much less-frequented climbing destination than Mount Hood, the only taller mountain in Oregon.

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  13. Valley Catholic soup competition brings nearly $19,000 to Sunshine PantryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2015 | The Oregonian

    Sisters of St. Mary of Oregon present Sunshine Pantry with the proceeds of its Soups On competition. From left, Beaverton Mayor Denny Doyle, Sunshine Pantry Founder and Director Sharon Straus, Sister Delores Adelman and Sister Colleen Schmitt of the Sisters of St. Mary of Oregon.

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  14. Mt. Bachelor spiffs up bike park to match winter operationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | OregonLive.com

    If ski resorts were people, many of them would be well into middle age. So what's there to do for excitement? Try something new! That's sort of where Mt.

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  15. Diamond Lake once again faces tui chub threat; state should get ahead of the ballRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2015 | OregonLive.com

    Its shoulders were stout, its football-shaped body long as a chinook salmon; a breathtaking fish lazily prowling rocky shallows below my perch atop a granite boulder on the shoreline of Lower Twin Lake. And every bit as large as several in the array of trophies up to 33-plus pounds displayed in Ken's Sporting Goods in town .

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  16. Adults, children hospitalized after crash near SistersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2015 | The Oregonian

    Two adults and two children were taken to area hospitals after a crash on Oregon 20 near Hoodoo. At least wo adults and two children were taken to area hospitals after a multi-vehicle crash northwest of Sisters Sunday afternoon.

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  17. Southern comedy 'Christmas Belles' comes to Mask & Mirror TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2015 | The Courier Mailer

    The cast of "Christmas Belles" is, from left, James Montgomery, Janelle VanPelt, Diana LoVerso, Ted Schroeder, Patricia Romans, Andrea McGrady, Kari Trickey, Stephen Radley, Aurea Taylor, Virginia Kincaid and Michael Allen. Photo by Al Stewart Photography Mask & Mirror Community Theatre opens its regular 2015-2016 season with a hilarious Texas-style celebration of the upcoming holidays, "Christmas Belles."

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  18. Best of central, east Oregon: desert rivers to high peaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2015 | OregonLive.com

    Who needs the Rocky Mountains or the desert Southwest? Oregon has as fair amount of the same beauty in the central and eastern parts of the state. So, yes, plan your vacations far afield, but don't overlook what's right in our backyard.

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  19. Soup's On competition: Beaverton police and Thai Bloom ladle out winsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2015 | The Courier Mailer

    Beaverton Police Department and Thai Bloom restaurant took home the top prizes at the Soup's On at Valley Catholic fundraiser for the Sunshine Pantry in Beaverton. Spicy chicken soups appealed to the palates of both celebrity media judges and the more than 350 people gathered at the Valley Catholic Athletic Center Saturday night.

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  20. Chush Falls highlights hike into Three Sisters Wilderness along Whychus CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2015 | OregonLive.com

    If you don't care how it's spelled, the hike to Chush Falls is a pleasant experience in the Three Sisters Wildernss Area of central Oregon. For whatever reason, when the longstanding, but offensive, name of Squaw Creek was changed a few years ago to Whychus Creek, the waterfall on said creek was named Chush Falls.

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