Oregon Newswire (Page 8)

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Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Oregon. (Page 8)

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  1. Containment close on Willamina fireRead the original story

    Friday | News-Register

    ... can no longer be detected. Mop-up can be a protracted and arduous process, given the heavy fuel loads characterizing Oregon's Coast Range forests. Crews will have to mop up the entire site to ensure no hidden ember has a chance to escape and ...

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  2. Portlander Juelia Kinney Is on Bachelor in Paradise for All the Right ReasonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | Willamette Week

    ... outrageously so. When I introduce myself, she shakes my hand enthusiastically. Kinney's early life was normal for an Oregon girl: She attended Beaverton High and then went to Oregon State, where she was an Alpha Phi majoring in fashion merchandising ...

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  3. Citizen legislature still the best systemRead the original story

    Friday | Keizertimes.com

    The way the Oregon Legislature was originally designed, it was supposed to be a citizen legislature-meaning that the representatives had other professions and came together for a few months every other year to approve a budget for the state. Then they went back to their regular lives.

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  4. All sides need to make Bottle Bill workRead the original story

    Friday | Keizertimes.com

    ... wants a bigger charge for the purchase of bottles and cans? The answer for a five cent raise has its origin with the Oregon Liquor Control Commission. The commission tells us that fewer bottle and can purchasers are returning their empties, ...

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  5. The west is on fireRead the original story

    Friday | Keizertimes.com

    The smoke that hung over western Oregon last week was just a small taste of what residents of eastern Oregon and central Washington have been living with for weeks now. The Grant County fires near John Day and Prairie City have destroyed more than 30 homes and many other structures such as barns.

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  6. Clackamas County's Mt. Hood Territory wins two tourism awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | OregonLive.com

    Clackamas County Tourism has won two awards for successful marketing and advertising initiatives: the county's travel planner and a billboard campaign in Austin, Texas. Clackamas County Tourism and Cultural Affairs, branded as Oregon's Mt.

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  7. The Beaten Path: Prospect Brent Primus Traded His Own Business for MMA GlovesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | BleacherReport

    ... he pulled Primus aside. For about four years, Primus and company saw to the landscaping needs of customers in Eugene, Oregon, and outlying areas. From six in the morning until after sunset, Primus was in somebody's yard. It was hard work, but it was ...

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  8. Oregon fire update: Canyon Creek continues to devastate John Day areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Business Journal

    As the state's Forestry Department reports , the fire has reached the 85,000 acre mark and is 44 percent contained. A total of 715 workers are trying to contain the blaze.

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  9. PSU Foundation leader resigns in wake of dubious $100M pledgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Business Journal

    Portland State University's Foundation chief is leaving after a week of questions regarding what PSU had thought would be a $100 million pledge . Francoise Aylmer said she's resigning Sept.1 to pursue other interests.

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  10. Snohomish affected local Little League softball teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | OregonLive.com

    ... n but that you can cheat and still get a do-over? The Little League organization gave no consideration to Canadian or Oregon teams; they just pushed them aside. It is very exciting for the players to hear their names called as they come up to bat.

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  11. Hood to Coast relay runners on their way from Mt. Hood to SeasideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | OregonLive.com

    More than 12,000 runners are on their way from Timberline Lodge on Mount Hood to the Oregon Coast for the 198-mile Hood-to-Coast Relay. Officials said 1,050 teams made up of 12 runners each will make the run and walk, which ends Saturday in Seaside.

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  12. Portland State University's 2 top fundraisers resign in wake of $100 million gift that never wasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | OregonLive.com

    PSU Foundation president and chief executive officer Francoise Aylmer is resigning as well as Kristin Coppola, Portland State University's chief development officer. The president of Portland State University's fundraising arm and the school's chief development officer are resigning after pursuing a $100 million gift from a self-described billionaire who turned out to be a recently bankrupt bitcoin dealer known for peddling grandiose schemes.

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  13. Grant County firefighters prepare for windy weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Local TV Station KTVZ

    Structural fire crews have returned to protect homes on a wildfire in eastern Oregon as National Guard and other fire crews worked to reinforce lines against winds forecast to be gusting up to 40 mph. The Canyon Creek fire complex covered 135 square miles Friday.

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  14. Oregon Ducks football recruiting class of 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | OregonLive.com

    Three-star offensive lineman Logan Bathke won't enter as the headliner of this group, but he's exactly what Oregon covets in its offensive linemen. At 6-foot-6, 260 pounds, Bathke has the length and athleticism to gain weight and still compete with a high motor, something required of Ducks offensive linemen.

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  15. Early morning fire at NE Portland plastics plant extinguishedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Oregonian

    A Portland Fire Bureau firefighter pauses after working to extinguish a fire at a commercial building in the 6400 block of Northeast Colwood Way. Lt. Rich Tyler, a Portland Fire Bureau spokesman, said smoke detectors sounded at 5:16 a.m. at Fullbore Innovations in the 6400 block of Northeast Colwood Way, just west of the Colwood Golf Club.

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  16. Public meetings calendar for western Washington County: Aug. 31-Sept. 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Courier Mailer

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  17. Portland Timbers at Seattle Sounders: Match predictions and pollRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Oregonian

    The Portland Timbers get set to play the Seattle Sounders at CenturyLink Field in downtown Seattle . Can the Timbers get a win in this rivalry matchup? Who will step up when Portland needs them most? Here are match predictions from The Oregonian's reporters Jamie Goldberg and Molly Blue along with community bloggers Kip Kesgard, Rick Curwen and Jennifer Kesgard.

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  18. Gerry Frank's picks: Quick bites and candy on Oregon's coastRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | OregonLive.com

    What's a visit to the coast without watching a new batch of salt water taffy come together? Followed by a sizable purchase of sweets, of course. ) Traveling the northern Oregon coastline and looking for quick eats? Start with a walk on the promenade and an early breakfast at Bagels by the Sea .

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  19. PGE water parks holding up well despite dry summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | OregonLive.com

    ... boaters. Great spot for fishing and water sports. Lake Billy Chinook campgrounds and recreation areas are managed by Oregon Parks and Recreation and by the U.S. Forest Service. State parks says all its facilities at the Cove Palisades are in normal ...

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  20. Oregon Ducks recruiting class falling apart? Commits don't think soRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | OregonLive.com

    When four-star athlete La'Mar Winston and four-star cornerback Jared Mayden committed to the Oregon Ducks this summer at The Opening Finals on ESPNU, it seemed the school's recruiting reach had hit an all-time high. Just like that the class has slipped to No.

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