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  1. Oregon man accused of trying to ship $1 million worth of marijuana to Oklahoma faces federal chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Oregonian

    A Lane County man accused of attempting to ship $1 million worth of marijuana stashed in fake boulders from Springfield to Oklahoma City is now facing federal prosecution. Curran Millian Manzer, 37, is accused of possession with intent to distribute more than 100 pounds of marijuana, according to a federal complaint signed and filed Friday in U.S. District Court in Eugene.

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  2. Springfield man accused of social media threats to kill TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 20 | The Oregonian

    The threats included a Twitter post on Jan. 10 that suggested "Donald J. Trump will be terminated on March 7, 2018 by my hand. Lucifer'' and another through a Google Plus account the same day that warned of shooting Trump, according to a complaint by the U.S. Secret Service in federal court in Eugene.

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  3. Oregon's top girls wrestlers: Meet 25 of the state's bestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 12 | OregonLive.com

    Compiling this list of 25 top girls wrestlers was difficult, in part because there are so few opportunities for the state's best wrestlers to square off. The girls state qualifying tournament was held last month at Thurston High School in Springfield, with the top four wrestlers in each weight class advancing to the championships at the Memorial Coliseum in Portland.

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  4. Heat lamp used to keep baby chicks warm sparks Springfield fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 4 | The Oregonian

    The Eugene Springfield Fire Department says the man who lived at the house returned home Saturday evening to find a dresser and wall in flames and the house filled with smoke. The man partially put the fire out with a garden hose before firefighters arrived.

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  5. VA extends home health care for disabled Springfield veteran for 60 daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 2 | The Oregonian

    Facing a federal lawsuit, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs announced Friday it had reached an agreement to extend through April in-home health care for a Springfield veteran with Lou Gehrig's disease who needs around-the-clock care. The veteran, Michael Williamson, had filed the lawsuit against the federal agency on Jan. 23 in U.S. District Court in Eugene, after New Horizons, a company that contracts with the VA's medical facility in Roseburg, notified Williamson that the home health care provided to him for nearly 17 years would halt on Feb. 13 because New Horizons couldn't find caregivers, according to the suit.

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  6. Photos show OSU student govt. rep making Nazi salute, waving swastika flagRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | The Oregonian

    Andew Oswalt, a student government representative at Oregon State University facing a recall over his inflammatory views , marched with white power proponents in Portland, delivered Nazi salutes to cars traveling on Interstate 5 and appears to have stood with a swastika flag outside the home of a man who advocates the extermination of Jewish people last year. Photos of Oswalt doing all those things appeared this week on the website of the Pacific Northwest Antifascist Workers Collective, a group comprised of unnamed antifa activists from Oregon and Washington.

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  7. Disabled Springfield veteran sues VA over plan to force moveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | OregonLive.com

    A Springfield veteran with Lou Gehrig's disease who needs around-the-clock care is suing the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs over a plan to force him to move to a nursing home out of state. The lawsuit, filed in U.S. District Court in Eugene, says Michael Williamson has received in-home care for nearly 17 years through a company that contracts with VA's medical facility in Roseburg, the Roseburg VA Health Care System.

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  8. Lloyd Center Sears on list of stores to close; Springfield outlet tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2018 | OregonLive.com

    Sears sold its store in the Lloyd Center in 2016 and on Thursday its parent company said it would close its store at the venerable mall, which is in the process of reinventing itself. Sears had owned the 143,000-square-foot space since 2000.

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  9. Emboldened white nationalists? Look no further than this liberal Oregon college townRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2017 | OregonLive.com

    Looking back, things did seem a bit out of balance with successful marijuana entrepreneur Bethany Sherman. She shared an open contempt for Eugene and its renowned left-wing politics.

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  10. Finding balance between conservation and economic growth: Guest opinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | OregonLive.com

    In his recent opinion piece, Jared Margolis inaccurately described my efforts to prevent restrictive federal regulations that could severely affect or prohibit economic development across Oregon due to purported impacts on threatened species. These new regulations, which are the result of a lawsuit filed by environmental groups, will go far beyond preventing new construction in pristine and undeveloped areas to protect endangered species habitat.

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  11. Tyler Shough, nation's No. 4 pro-style QB, takes Oregon Ducks visit; Could he flip?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | The Oregonian

    The Oregon Ducks football program has a consensus top-10 recruiting class nationally for the 2018 cycle, but is still in need of a quarterback. With 16 of the nation's top 17 pro-style signal-callers and 33 of the country's top 35 dual-threat quarterbacks off the board, Oregon's coaching staff is going to have to get creative to land a headliner.

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  12. Las Vegas shooter's dad, on FBI's Most Wanted list, was arrested in Oregon in '78Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2017 | OregonLive.com

    The brother of the gunman in the Las Vegas mass shooting told reporters their father was once on the FBI's list of 10 Most Wanted Fugitives, a convicted bank robber who was ultimately arrested under an alias while operating a bingo parlor in Oregon. Eric Paddock, the brother of Stephen Craig Paddock, who police say killed at least 50 people from his hotel room at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino late Sunday, told the Orlando Sentinel that their father was Benjamin Hoskins Paddock.

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  13. No penalties for Oregon neo-Nazi responsible for anti-Semitic freeway banners ahead of 2017 eclipseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2017 | OregonLive.com

    The Eugene-area neo-Nazi who hung anti-Semitic banners over Interstate 5 as peak traffic drove to see the solar eclipse won't face penalties. No complaints about Jimmy Marr or his banners have been filed with the Lane County Sheriff's Office, said spokeswoman Sgt.

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  14. Oregon neo-Nazi takes credit for anti-Semitic freeway signs ahead of 2017 eclipseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2017 | OregonLive.com

    Drivers on headed north on Interstate 5 Saturday to view the eclipse were greeted with a jarring sight: anti-Semitic banners on overpasses . Jimmy Marr, a Springfield neo-Nazi known for his public displays of racism and anti-Semitism, seemed to take credit for the banners Sunday on social media.

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  15. Springfield Millers prepare for 2017 high school football season: PhotosRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | The Oregonian

    The Oregonian/OregonLive's annual high school football tour continued Monday with a stop at Springfield High School, where the Millers were busy preparing for the 2017 season. Here are some of the best images from our morning at Springfield.

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  16. Surgical sponges were left in woman for 9 years, $1.2 million lawsuit saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | OregonLive.com

    Thousands of patients each year leave U.S. hospitals with surgical items left behind inside them. One study found that about two-thirds of those items were sponges.

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  17. Pets left in hot cars leads to citations for 3 owners in SpringfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | OregonLive.com

    Three Oregon pet owners were cited for second-degree animal neglect after police investigated reports of dogs and cats that had been left in hot cars. The Register-Guard reports Springfield Police Lt.

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  18. Repeat drug dealer sentenced to more than 11 years in federal prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | OregonLive.com

    A federal judge Tuesday sentenced a 49-year-old man to 11 years and eight months in prison for conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine and entering the country illegally. Florentio Ambriz-Banderas, who had been deported after serving a sentence for a prior federal drug conviction in Oregon, was arrested again in Springfield on April 7, 2016, 15 months after being forced out of the country, according to prosecutors.

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  19. Nike, Doernbecher reveal 9 patient-designers for next Fall's Freestyle shoe, clothing...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2017 | The Oregonian

    OHSU 's Doernbecher Children's Hospital and Nike have revealed the 9 patient-designers for the 14th-annual Doernbecher Freestyle program . The annual collaboration usually gives six Doernbecher Children's Hospital patients the opportunity to express their creativity by partnering with top Nike designers in order to create limited edition, one-of-a-kind Nike footwear and apparel collections that have raised nearly $17 million for the hospital since the program's inception in 2004.

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  20. Oregon Ducks hoping for uptick in football ticket sales as season approachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | OregonLive.com

    When new coach Willie Taggart and Oregon begin practices for the 2017 football season July 31, the preparation for their Sept. 2 season opener will intensify.

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