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  1. Moms expand Victory Academy to help more kids with autismRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Oregonian

    ... Now they're preparing to open, on Sept. 8, a $5.25 million, 19,500-square-foot building that is the first school in Oregon constructed specifically for children from preschool through high school with autism. It's also a notable addition to the ...

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  2. Wendell Wood, 65, remembered as protector of environmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | The Oregonian

    Wood, 65, lived nearby in Crescent City, Calif., though he spent much of his time in a summer home at the edge of the Klamath Marsh National Wildlife Refuge in southern Oregon, his area of expertise for the Portland-based environmental advocacy group Oregon Wild . A tireless worker to protect old-growth forests and endangered species, Wood also played a role in spurring a pharmaceutical company to synthesize Taxol, one of the world's most effective drugs in treating some types of cancer .

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  3. Robin Balder-Lanoue is head track and field coach at the College of St. Benedict in St. Joseph.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | St. Cloud Times

    ... have in life will only make you stronger," Balder-Lanoue said. The team started running the Hood to Coast Relay in Oregon in 1995. The team ran it for 20 years before deciding to switch things up for their 21st year in 2015. The 12-woman team ran ...

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  4. Lewis and Clark Western US expedition revealed in images from spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... reached the Pacific Ocean in November of 1805 where they built Fort Clatsop and spent the winter in what is now Oregon. Blackfeet Indians attempted to steal from Lewis and his men in late July, and as a result, two Blackfeet were killed conflict. ...

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  5. Press Play: Steven Halperna s a Among Friendsa more than meditativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... elegant melodic line around Halpern's inventive chord changes. Paul McCandless, of the pioneering acoustic jazz group Oregon, improvises soulfully on oboe on a track from “Deep Alpha,” a Grammy-nominated album that spent 27 weeks on ...

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  6. Wolf allies, foes prep for battle as Oregon reconsiders endangered statusRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | The Oregonian

    After years of relative quiet, Oregon's war over wolves is returning as two milestones converge, leaving protections for the small but growing population wide open to change. With seven breeding pairs living in Oregon, wolves have grown numerous enough that wildlife officials will consider removing them from the state's endangered species list.

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  7. Former Redlands man creates comic book series featuring gay coupleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2015 | Redlands Daily Facts

    Writer Gary Alan Hidalgo has the answer in his comic book series, “Northwest Passage Mysteries,” which takes readers through a series of events inspired by current headlines but set in a small woodsy town in Oregon. The series' two main characters - Deputy Medical Examiner Dr. Dale Clark and Police Officer Lewis “Queenie” McQueen - are a gay married couple who solve mysteries by day and raise a child by night.

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  8. Stephen Hume: Massive water-diversion scheme stirs in its graveRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Vancouver Sun

    ... challenged by unusually arid conditions. The drought is most severe in the far west, though, with California, eastern Oregon, Nevada, Idaho, Colorado, Arizona and New Mexico suffering the worst. Another persistent pocket of severe drought straddles ...

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  9. Klamath Tribes seek parts of Fremont-Winema National Forest after failed land dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | The Oregonian

    A failed land deal that would have returned part of the former Klamath Indian Reservation to the Klamath Tribes has tribal leaders now eyeing the Fremont-Winema National Forest. Staff for Oregon senators Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley confirmed this week they are working with the tribes on a plan to transfer part of the southern Oregon forest - once part of the Klamath reservation - back to tribal ownership.

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  10. New England Patriots 2015 NFL Draft Sleepers: Oregon State CB Steven Nelson hits hard and coversRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | MassLive.com

    (Oregon State cornerback Steven Nelson is today's prospect to be featured in our NFL Draft profiles series. Heading into the 2015 NFL Draft on April 30, we'll be profiling some of the top players that project to be a good fit with for the New England ...

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  11. 10 Portland bands to watch at Treefort Fest 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | The Oregonian

    After years in the live scene, Portland rock band Divers released debut album "Hello Hello" in 2015. There will be 50-plus Portland and Oregon bands at this year's Treefort Music Fest , Boise, Idaho's own five-day new music extravaganza.

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  12. Icarus Ensemble takes flight with new CDRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | Nuvo.net

    ... talking with bassist Peter Hansen and fellow musician friend Chuck Carter about their love for the avant-jazz group Oregon. They discussed how they'd love to create a similar band of their own someday. Unfortunately, Carter passed away before the ...

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  13. A brush with contradictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Jerusalem Post

    ... US East Coast, she moved west and joined the counterculture movement in the 1960s, living on the Magic Forest Farm in Oregon. She later became observant, leading an Orthodox Jewish life in San Francisco, Los Angeles and Israel. And for the last 10 ...

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  14. Report: Oregon numbers wolves upRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Post Register

    An annual report finds that wolves continued to grow in numbers and spread across Oregon in 2014, while livestock attack cases were down. The report released Tuesday by the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife will be a key document as the state Fish and Wildlife Commission considers taking wolves off the state endangered species list in coming months.

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  15. Oregon wolf numbers up, livestock attack cases downRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | The Columbian

    An annual report finds that wolves continued to grow in numbers and spread across Oregon in 2014, while livestock attack cases were down. The report released Tuesday by the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife will be a key document as the state Fish and Wildlife Commission considers taking wolves off the state endangered species list in coming months.

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  16. Oregon wolves up, livestock attacks downRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | HeraldNet

    An annual report finds that wolves continued to grow in numbers and spread across Oregon in 2014, while livestock-attack cases were down. The report released Tuesday by the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife will be a key document as the state Fish and Wildlife Commission considers taking wolves off the state endangered species list in coming months.

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  17. Oregon may drop wolves from endangered listRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | SFGate

    Wolves continued to grow in numbers and spread across Oregon in 2014, while livestock attack cases were down, a new report says. The report released Tuesday by the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife will be a key document as the commission considers taking wolves off the state endangered species list in coming months.

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  18. Gray wolves, once decimated by eradication campaign, rebound in OregonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Reuters

    Oregon's once decimated gray wolf population has rebounded to at least 77 animals, and the wolves are now pairing off and breeding across a wide region, state officials with the state's Department of Fish and Wildlife said on Wednesday. Gray wolves, native to Oregon but wiped out in the state by an eradication campaign in the early 20th century, first returned there in 2008 and have now spread out to multiple parts of the Pacific Northwest state.

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  19. The Art of the Guitar: Samo Salamon, Christer Fredriksen, Rez Abbasi and Juan Pablo HernA ndezRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | All About Jazz

    ... the bass-less trio-format with the brilliant drummer Roberto Dani and woodwind player , known from the group Oregon. McCandless brings a lyrical delicacy and airy, singing sound to Salamon's melodic and varied compositions and his playing on ...

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  20. Oregon minimum wage, paid sick day advocates say poll findings support their causesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | OregonLive.com

    ... for All found broad support among likely voters for mandatory paid sick days. (The Oregonian/2013) A coalition of Oregon community and labor groups seeking a higher minimum wage and mandatory paid sick days for workers on Wednesday released the ...

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