Harney County Newswire (Page 4)

Harney County Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Harney County, OR. (Page 4)

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  1. Oregon standoff: Reactions pour in regarding Malheur trial verdict (Letters to the Editor)Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2016 | The Oregonian

    ... paperwork on the order. MORE FEARFUL OF OCCUPIERS: The jury's verdict finding the federal land occupiers in Harney County not guilty of armed trespass and interference with federal activities is a dangerous step encouraging people with a rancid ...

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  2. Bundys acquitted, natives arrested: A double standard?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2016 | Yahoo!

    ... "We don't claim to be victims, but we were ," Jarvis Kennedy, councilman with the Burns Paiute Tribe in Harney County, Ore., where the refuge is, told NPR after the verdict. "What if I did that with my native brothers and sisters, and we went and ...

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  3. Oregon standoff verdict leaves some shocked, others celebratingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2016 | The Las Vegas Sun

    The jurors all came to the same conclusion in the Oregon standoff trial: not guilty. In Harney County, which was thrust into the national spotlight when Ammon Bundy and a self-styled militia took over the Malheur National Wildlife refuge, the verdict merely deepened the divide.

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  4. Shea cheers refuge occupiers' verdictRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... nothing more to negotiate. An audio tape of that meeting obtained by Oregon Public Radio indicates Shea told Harney County officials: "If there's any opportunity to save life and prevent any further escalation, I think we all agree we should take ...

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  5. Wildlife Agency Paid a Steep Price for Armed Occupation: $6.3 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | Government Executive

    ... while "grocery shopping, running errands with their families and trying to lead their day-to day lives," Harney County Sheriff Dave Ward said in January. The extra funding also covered staff time and travel to support law enforcement, as well as ...

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  6. Former Portland, Ore., police chief is indicted for allegedly shooting friend on camping tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    Forced to resign after he allegedly shot a friend while reaching for a beer, the former police chief of Portland, Ore., is now facing criminal charges and potential jail time for his role in the ill-fated camping trip. A Harney County, Ore., grand jury indicted Larry O'Dea on Tuesday on one misdemeanor count of negligently wounding another.

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  7. Murmurs: Civil Rights Director Erious Johnson Sues Oregon Attorney General Ellen RosenblumRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | Willamette Week

    ... large landlords, says a relocation fee could be challenged in court-and suggests he would do so. A Harney County grand jury on Oct. 25 returned an indictment for negligently wounding another-a Class B misdemeanor-against former Portland Police Chief ...

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  8. Retired Portland chief charged with shooting friendRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | The Columbian

    A former Portland police chief has been indicted on a misdemeanor charge for accidentally shooting a friend during a hunting trip. The Oregonian/OregonLive reports Larry O'Dea has been indicted in Harney County on a charge of negligently wounding another.

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  9. Portland police chief indicted for 'negligently' shooting friendRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | New York Daily News

    ... public for a month afterwards. Police said the chief and a buddy Robert Dempsey were vacationing in rural Harney County when a "negligent discharge" from his .22 rifle brought back memories of Dick Cheney shooting his friend in the face 10 years ...

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  10. Former Portland police chief faces misdemeanor chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | The Progress

    A former Portland police chief has been indicted on a misdemeanor charge for accidentally shooting a friend during a hunting trip. The Oregonian/OregonLive reports Larry O'Dea has been indicted in Harney County on a charge of negligently wounding another.

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  11. Former police Chief O'Dea faces misdemeanor charge in hunting accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | Portland Tribune

    The indictment by a Harney County grand jury was for negligently wounding another person, a Class B misdemeanor. It focuses on an April 21 accident.

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  12. Former Portland Police Chief Larry O'Dea faces misdemeanor chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | OregonLive.com

    ... left back, was airlifted to a trauma hospital in Boise, Idaho, where he was treated and released. But when a Harney County deputy responded to a 911 call after the shooting, O'Dea suggested the shooting had been self-inflicted, according to the ...

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  13. Former Police Chief Larry O'Dea Faces a Criminal Charge for Shooting His FriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | The Pordland Mercury

    Six months after he mistakenly shot his friend, ex Portland Police Chief Larry O'Dea has been charged with a crime. The Oregon Department of Justice revealed today that it had brought a single count of negligently wounding another, a class-B misdemeanor, to a grand jury in Harney County.

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  14. Refuge trial jury continues deliberations - Monday, 24 October 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | The Newberg Graphic

    ... involved in the 41-day armed occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge and how life has changed in Harney County. Jurors are weighing whether Ammon Bundy, his brother Ryan Bundy and five other occupiers are guilty of conspiracy to impede ...

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  15. Kate Brown's challenge: what's her vision for solving Oregon's toughest problems?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | OregonLive.com

    ... last year's mass shooting at Umpqua Community College and then, months later, militants' armed standoff in Harney County. But what's yet to emerge, political observers say, is a striking vision for what Brown wants to accomplish. Though she managed ...

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  16. Candidates who can unify urban-rural divide: Editorial Endorsement 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | OregonLive.com

    Hundreds of people used to work at the Edward Hines Lumber Co., a now-closed lumberyard so vital to Harney County that the nearest town was named after it. Lawmakers need to address the deepening divide between Oregon's urban and rural counties.

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  17. Refuge occupier Bundy urges jurors to 'stand for freedom'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | Fox News

    ... not only put ranchers Dwight and Steven Hammond behind bars, it imperils the economies of places such as Harney County, where the Hammond ranch and the refuge are located. He said the county -- nearly 10 times the size of Rhode Island -- has gone ...

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  18. Federal conspiracy case against Ammon Bundy, six co-defendants heads to jurorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... who had repeatedly ignored their "Redress of Grievance" and other concerns about the return to prison of Harney County ranchers Dwight Hammond Jr. and son Steven Hammond and the general plight of local ranchers. Attorneys for defendants David Fry ...

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  19. Stand for freedom, rancher urges juryRead the original story

    Oct 20, 2016 | NWAonline

    ... not only put ranchers Dwight and Steven Hammond behind bars, it imperils the economies of places such as Harney County, where the Hammond ranch and the refuge are. He said the county -- nearly 10 times the size of Rhode Island -- has gone from a ...

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  20. Ryan Bundy quotes Martin Luther King Jr. in closing argumentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | New York Daily News

    ... not only put ranchers Dwight and Steven Hammond behind bars, it imperils the economies of places such as Harney County, where the Hammond ranch and the refuge are located. He said the county - nearly 10 times the size of Rhode Island - has gone from ...

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