Oregon County Newswire

Oregon County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Oregon County, MO.

Results 1 - 20 of 70 in Oregon County, MO

  1. Former Oregon lumber town rides digital wave to a comebackRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KCTV5

    ... (AP) - It was not long ago that Crook County had five major lumber mills. Timber was king, and the rural Oregon county was the nation's top producer of ponderosa lumber. But amid restrictions on harvesting from federal lands, logging started to ...

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  2. Clackamas County Board approves placing fuel tax measure on November...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | OregonLive.com

    ... the funds generated. Clackamas County is responsible for 1,400 miles of roads (more paved roads than any other Oregon county), and more than half of them are in fair-to-poor condition. Since the county is not allowed to pay for road maintenance with ...

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  3. Oregon county voting on recall of judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | The Columbian

    Voters in a rural Oregon county are receiving ballots in the mail for a recall election targeting a judge who opposed the armed takeover of a federal wildlife refuge this year. The recall has stirred passions in Burns, which held the national spotlight for weeks during the standoff at Malheur National Wildlife Refuge.

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  4. Voter turnout was big loser of election nightRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    ... Buschnell said. "I think that's why people are voting for Trump or Sanders." Bernie Sanders won in all but one Oregon county. The margin of his win was significantly closer in Deschutes, Jefferson and Crook counties. In Jefferson County, he won by ...

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  5. Incumbents win, bond passes in Washington CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | Portland Tribune

    ... Tualatin before he was elected to the county board in 1984. He would break the modern record for service by an Oregon county commissioner in mid-2018. Rogers, 68, campaigned on his experience in District 3, which covers Durham, Tigard, Tualatin, ...

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  6. People Power Just Trumped Corporate Power: Oregon County Rejects Nestle Water-GrabRead the original story

    May 18, 2016 | Common Dreams

    Voters in one Oregon county on Tuesday approved a ban on commercial bottled water production, stopping a years-long effort by Swiss transnational Nestle to sell over 100 million gallons of water a year from the Columbia River Gorge. "This is really a resounding victory for everyone who cares about protecting not only our water supply, but water supplies around the world," said Aurora del Val with Local Water Alliance, which filed the ballot measure petition.

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  7. Houston police issue murder warrant in slaying of boy, 11Read the original story

    May 18, 2016 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... at the California Science Center. The plan is to mount the winged spaceship vertically on the... Voters in an Oregon county imposed a ban on commercial water bottling on Tuesday, killing a plan in which Nestle would have built a water-bottling plant ...

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  8. The Latest: Migrants wait at Serbia's border with HungaryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... at the California Science Center. The plan is to mount the winged spaceship vertically on the... Voters in an Oregon county imposed a ban on commercial water bottling on Tuesday, killing a plan in which Nestle would have built a water-bottling plant ...

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  9. Train service into NYC's Grand Central limited after blazeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... at the California Science Center. The plan is to mount the winged spaceship vertically on the... Voters in an Oregon county imposed a ban on commercial water bottling on Tuesday, killing a plan in which Nestle would have built a water-bottling plant ...

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  10. The Latest: Bolt says new doping results are 'bad news'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... at the California Science Center. The plan is to mount the winged spaceship vertically on the... Voters in an Oregon county imposed a ban on commercial water bottling on Tuesday, killing a plan in which Nestle would have built a water-bottling plant ...

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  11. Relative: Chibok girl snatched by Boko Haram found, pregnantRead the original story

    May 18, 2016 | KTEN-TV Denison

    ... after a raging fire broke out beneath elevated train tracks in the city, officials said. Voters in an Oregon county imposed a ban on commercial water bottling on Tuesday, killing a plan in which Nestle would have built a water-bottling plant in the ...

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  12. In Pakistan, 4 nations mull how to bring Taliban to talksRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | News9 Oklahoma City

    ... after a raging fire broke out beneath elevated train tracks in the city, officials said. Voters in an Oregon county imposed a ban on commercial water bottling on Tuesday, killing a plan in which Nestle would have built a water-bottling plant in the ...

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  13. Kerry in Cairo for talks on Egypt's politics, Mideast peaceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | News9 Oklahoma City

    ... after a raging fire broke out beneath elevated train tracks in the city, officials said. Voters in an Oregon county imposed a ban on commercial water bottling on Tuesday, killing a plan in which Nestle would have built a water-bottling plant in the ...

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  14. Actress Robin Wright demanded equal pay for 'House of Cards'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... after a raging fire broke out beneath elevated train tracks in the city, officials said. Voters in an Oregon county imposed a ban on commercial water bottling on Tuesday, killing a plan in which Nestle would have built a water-bottling plant in the ...

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  15. World stocks fall drift lower ahead of Fed minutesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... after a raging fire broke out beneath elevated train tracks in the city, officials said. Voters in an Oregon county imposed a ban on commercial water bottling on Tuesday, killing a plan in which Nestle would have built a water-bottling plant in the ...

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  16. Historic 1493 letter on Columbus voyage is returned to ItalyRead the original story

    May 18, 2016 | KTEN-TV Denison

    ... after a raging fire broke out beneath elevated train tracks in the city, officials said. Voters in an Oregon county imposed a ban on commercial water bottling on Tuesday, killing a plan in which Nestle would have built a water-bottling plant in the ...

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  17. Taiwan panda's 'proof of life' photo debunks death rumorsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | KTEN-TV Denison

    ... after a raging fire broke out beneath elevated train tracks in the city, officials said. Voters in an Oregon county imposed a ban on commercial water bottling on Tuesday, killing a plan in which Nestle would have built a water-bottling plant in the ...

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  18. French police protest the violence they say is aimed at themRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | News9 Oklahoma City

    ... after a raging fire broke out beneath elevated train tracks in the city, officials said. Voters in an Oregon county imposed a ban on commercial water bottling on Tuesday, killing a plan in which Nestle would have built a water-bottling plant in the ...

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  19. Mystery solved: Man claims human ashes, flag found near roadRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... after a raging fire broke out beneath elevated train tracks in the city, officials said. Voters in an Oregon county imposed a ban on commercial water bottling on Tuesday, killing a plan in which Nestle would have built a water-bottling plant in the ...

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  20. Oregon county says no to Nestle water-bottling plantRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Portland, Ore. a Voters in an Oregon county imposed a ban on commercial water bottling on Tuesday, killing a plan in which Nestle would have built a water-bottling plant in the job-scarce town of Cascade Locks in the scenic Columbia River Gorge.

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