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  1. Bill would require review of public records exemptionsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago |

    Oregon's 550 exemptions to public records disclosure laws would be subject to regular review by the Legislature, and those deemed unnecessary would be repealed under a bill proposed by Rep. John Huffman, R-The Dalles. In a hearing before the House Rules Committee on Tuesday, Huffman asked his fellow lawmakers to address the bill now, rather than punting it to future sessions.


  2. Funds found for Columbia River tribes' owed houses at The Dalles DamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 |

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has promised just over $3 million to plan for new housing at The Dalles Dam -- a first step in making good on a 60-year-old promise. The four Columbia River tribes that fish and live along the river are helping decide where the houses should go and what they would look like in a process similar to how modern-day Celilo Village began.


  3. Air stagnation advisories issued for northern, southern OregonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 27 |

    The National Weather Service on Friday issued air stagnation advisories lasting through the weekend for areas in north-central, south-central and southwest Oregon. The National Weather Service has issued air stagnation advisories for large portions of the state.


  4. Oregon lawmakers pay their businesses with campaign funds - it's legal, but is it ethical?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 27 |

    Several of Oregon's elected legislators have used campaign funds to pay their own businesses. It's legal, but is it ethical? Eighteen times in the last decade state Sen. Kim Thatcher's campaign account has written checks to businesses she owns.


  5. Portland Metro Friday Traffic: Get things done today - tomorrow roads might be hazardousRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 |

    Saturday's storm promises snow and ice. Remember icy conditions often delay public transportation as buses will be chained and ice can delay MAX lines.


  6. Shielded Native American sites thrust into debate over damsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2017 |

    This Oct. 19, 2016, file photo shows the Lower Granite Dam on the Snake River in Washington state. A little-known federal program that avoids publicity to protect from looters the thousands of Native American sites it's tasked with managing has been caught up in a big net.


  7. State audit critiques Oregon business incentives, data center tax breaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 |

    A new state audit says Oregon's economic development agency needs to do a better job evaluating tax incentives it uses to attract businesses to the state, and should be more transparent on the results of those incentives. The Secretary of State's office examined Business Oregon, the state's economic development arm.


  8. Oregon state troopers save baby deer from frozen lakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 |

    Oregon State Police and members of the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife rescued a baby deer that had fallen through the ice on a frozen pond near The Dalles Wednesday morning. A baby deer was rescued from a frigid demise when Oregon state troopers pulled the fawn from the icy clutches of a frozen lake near The Dalles Wednesday morning.


  9. Ron Tonkin dealerships sold to Spokane companyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 |

    From left to right, Tonkin employees Lance Nolte, Jim Burke and William Alden familiarize themselves with a truck at the Ron Tonkin Chevrolet lot on Northeast 122nd Avenue. Ron Tonkin, which operates 21 dealerships throughout the Portland area and in The Dalles, has sold to Spokane-based Gee Automotive Companies, the Portland Business Journal reports .


  10. How Oregon's rivers got their namesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2016 | The Oregonian

    Just a note: To compile this list, I used the MacArthurs' "Oregon Geographic Names," sixth edition. A seventh edition has since been released, but this is the copy I have handy.


  11. Oregon's Friday school closures and late openingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 |

    Dozens of Oregon and southwest Washington schools were closed or delayed Thursday because of a winter storm that rolled into the Northwest. Some schools have decided to cancel or delay classes Friday, as well.


  12. Former Hood River County deputy allegedly used work phone to minor in state of nudityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2016 |

    A former Hood River County sheriff's deputy allegedly used a work cellphone to film a minor in a state of nudity, records show. Marc Smith is also facing allegations he touched a girl's breast, exposing his genitals to her and filmed and photographed her intimate area, among other allegations, according to his indictment.


  13. State police seek help in death investigationRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2016 |

    The Oregon State Police is seeking the public's help in gathering more information about the death of a Vancouver man who is believed to have died of a self-inflicted gunshot. On Thursday, Oct. 27, the state police received multiple reports of a man lying next to a vehicle near milepost 121 on eastbound Interstate 84, west of Arlington in Gilliam County.


  14. Steve Duin: 'The poor you will always have with you'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 |

    In the winter of 2014, Kathy Watson sold Nora's Table, her Hood River restaurant. She'd come to realize the cooks and servers in town needed far more than a paycheck.


  15. Total disregard: trucks, rain and the Columbia River GorgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 |

    A truck passes a speed limit sign on Interstate 84 in the Columbia River Gorge. Steven Nehl / 1996 I understand the plight of the trucker.


  16. BCI Group Awarded State Grants to Help Oregonians Enroll in Individual Health InsuranceRead the original story

    Sep 13, 2016 |

    PORTLAND, Ore. [Sept. 13, 2016] BCI Group was awarded three grants from the state of Oregon to assist individuals in the Columbia Gorge community with enrolling in individual health insurance.


  17. Ralph Nader among authors appearing in Portland in OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2016 |

    About the book: With Alexander Hamilton suddenly elevated to the title of hippest Founding Father, Cobbs imagines the love affair between him and Elizabeth Schuyler. In town: 6 p.m. Monday, Oct. 3, Annie Bloom's Books, 7834 S.W. Capitol Highway, Portland.


  18. Oregon's deer country 2016: Cooler (maybe); easier to reachRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2016 |

    Thousands will head out this week to set up camp for next Saturday's buck deer season opening. Comfortable surroundings are their own reward.


  19. Award Winning Local Guitarists Mark Hanson, Terry Robb and Doug Smith ...Read the original story

    Sep 20, 2016 |

    Grammy Award winners Doug Smith and Mark Hanson join Oregon Music Hall of Fame member Terry Robb for an evening of Blues, Jazz, Hawaiian slack key, and more. Acoustic Guitar Summit returns to The Walters Cultural Arts Center at 527 East Main Street in Hillsboro for an evening of impressive guitar stylings -- Friday, October 7 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are on sale now for $18 in advance and $22 day of show and are available online at or through the Walters box office at 503-615-3485.


  20. Columbia River tribes one step closer to federal government fulfilling housing promiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2016 | The Oregonian

    The U.S. Senate passed a bill Thursday that would provide up to 50 new houses for Columbia River tribal members. Now it's up to Congress to make it a reality.


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