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Robotics teams explode in Oregon, Pacific University professor creates family
This is part of a series of short posts titled “school notes,” with the goal of sharing updates on education news, events and themes. The posts will focus on the Forest Grove, Gaston and Banks school districts and Pacific University. Got an idea or tip …
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Bikers do a good deed, tourism grants, new biz app (Oregon City news)
Think before you flush: Sewage treatment plant operators in Oregon City and elsewhere in the metro area say the popularity of disposable wipes, even those labeled as "flushable," are clogging pipes and creating a costly mess. In fact, it's a problem …
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2014 NCAA Tournament: Live updates for Wisconsin vs. Oregon
Oregon ended its season similar to the way Wisconsin did, using a long winning streak to get a once promising year back on track. The Ducks have now won nine of their last 10 games, and they epitomize what it means to be playing your best ball at the …
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Are Oregon parents raising 'overprotected kids'? (poll)
Or do Oregon kids, with our Northwest-bred love of the outdoors and adventure, defy the stereotype of the "overprotected kid"? Do you feel comfortable letting your kids walk to school alone? Finding their way home on TriMet? Wandering the neighborhood …
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Officials: Lack of evidence led to Oregon release of suspect in California
EUGENE, Ore. — The man suspected of a crime spree last week that left a Northern California sheriff's deputy dead had been jailed in Oregon two weeks earlier but was released for lack of evidence and manpower in the local district attorney's office.
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Big Wisconsin rally ends Oregon's tournament hopes
A technical foul had been called on Oregon's Jason Calliste, Traevon Jackson was headed to the free-throw line, and Wisconsin's huge comeback victory — 85-77 — to earn a spot in the Sweet 16 was as good as sealed. Perhaps we should have an …
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Man dies in snowmobile crash in central Oregon
BEND, Ore. (AP) — A Lebanon has died in a snowmobile crash in central Oregon Saturday. Linn County Sheriff's Sgt. Michelle Duncan said 67-year-old George Elmer Eichner of Lebanon died after he hit a tree. He was part of a snowmobile club and was …
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Cover Oregon board looks for path forward
Cover Oregon board members, from right, Laura Cali, Elizabeth Baxter and Dr. George Brown listen to interim Cover Oregon Executive Director Dr. Bruce Goldberg, at left, during a Cover Oregon board meeting in Portland on March 13. / AP. Bruce Goldberg.
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Oregon State's Roberto Nelson and Jonathan Hoover: favorite photos of a
I met Oregon State's Roberto Nelson after watching/photographing him play in the Diamond Head Classic in Honolulu this last Christmas. At my main assignment, covering the Beavers' football team in the Hawaii Bowl, I ran into Nelson with a camera around …
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Transgender mayor selling shoes from own closet to boost Oregon city's budget
Transgender mayor selling shoes from own closet to boost Oregon city's budget. Mayor Stu Rasmussen is cleaning out his closet, selling shoes and giving the proceeds to Silverton, Ore., to fund public amenities such as the city pool and a senior center.
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Report: 1 in 4 Oregon children living in poverty
FILE – Teacher Diana Feke helps Mason Baker, 5, during lunch at the Eastham Community Center Claskamas County Children's Commission Head Start Monday, April 9, 2012, in Oregon City, Ore. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer) …
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Second Oregon wolf killed by hunter in Idaho
GRANTS PASS — A second GPS-collared wolf from Oregon has been killed by a hunter in Idaho. Idaho Fish and Game spokesman Mike Demick confirmed Thursday that the 2-year-old female known as OR-17 was shot March 2, about a week after leaving …
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Oregon's Jasmine Todd places third in the women's 60 at the NCAA Indoor
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Oregon's Jasmine Todd finished third in the final of the women's 60 meters at the NCAA Indoor Championships. Todd clocked a time of 7.16 seconds, a personal record. She said after the race that she was happy with the PR.
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Oregon's Phyllis Francis wins the women's 400 at the NCAA Indoor in record time
The Oregon senior won the women's 400 at the NCAA Indoor Championships and broke the U.S. indoor record with a sizzling time of 50.46 seconds. Francis took down the U.S. record of 50.54 set by Francena McCorory in 2010. Francis won with a faster time …
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Oregon men's club rugby: Ducks defeat Boise State 36-14, finish perfect season
On a beautiful day at Riverfront field, Oregon men's club rugby played host to Boise State for the last home match of the season. The Ducks were able to overcome the Broncos' physicality in route to a 36-14 win. The victory marks the final bright spot …
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Oregon court rejects Del Monte Fresh Produce appeal in class-action
Del Monte Fresh Produce and its staffing company should pay a group of 338 workers almost $ 800,000 in damages to compensate for not paying them during the time they put on or took off workplace protective gear, the Oregon Court of Appeals ruled …
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Pac-12 tournament: Oregon's Mike Moser will see his past against UCLA
Moser will start for Oregon, playing against UCLA, where he began his career in 2009-10, in Las Vegas, where he spent two years at UNLV. Mike Moser, this is your life. “It's not really odd to me,” Moser said. “I have always followed the path that was …
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Photos: Oregon Baseball – Ducks crush Ohio State Buckeyes 20-4
The Ducks look for revenge after a 5-0 shutout by the Ohio State Buckeyes during the second game of the non-conference series on Saturday, March 8, and will close the series with game three at PK Park on Sunday, March 9 at 12 p.m. Over the first eight …
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What to know about today's Oregon-Arizona matchup: Ducks basketball rundown
EUGENE — We don't typically put together "rundowns" on weekends, but considering the hype surrounding today's 1 p.m. tipoff between Oregon and No. 3 Arizona in the regular-season finale, it felt like a good time to make an exception. To catch you up …
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Photos: Oregon Baseball – Ohio State Buckeyes shut out Ducks 5-0
After handling the Ohio State Buckeyes 8-2 on Friday, March 7, the Oregon Ducks play the Ohio State Buckeyes again in the second game of the series on Saturday, March 8 at PK Park. On Friday, Tommy Thorpe (2-1) struck out a career-high 10 batters while …
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Murder charges against Sam Lawson dismissed as Oregon DOJ backs down
Samuel Adam Lawson, wrongly convicted of aggravated murder in Douglas County in 2005, was finally freed Thursday when Oregon's Department of Justice determined it did not have sufficient evidence to proceed with a second trial. The News-Review in …
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No. 3 Arizona pulls out win in tight finish with Oregon St.
Arizona went on a 7-0 run that ended with a jumper by Johnson that made it 58-51 with about 10 minutes left, but Oregon State again responded, tying the game at 58 on a layup by Eric Moreland with 8:13 left. The Wildcats forced turnovers on three …
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Cover Oregon: Apply now if you want health insurance this year
15, 2014. As of Friday, interim director Bruce Goldberg said 134,400 people were enrolled through Cover Oregon; 42,000 were enrolled in private insurance and the remaining 92,000 were enrolled in the Oregon Health Plan, Oregon's version of medicaid.
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Q & Oregon football rookie Zach Okun Oregon rundown Eugene – On Tuesday, I had the opportunity to talk to Zach Okun, Oregon, is the first oral assume to the 2015 football class. In case you missed it, here is the story of how the conversation when he mentioned that even after three hours of publicly announced that I … Read more href href = “http://www.oregonlive.com/ducks/index.ssf/2014/03/q_a_with_oregon_football_recru.html”> Oregonian posted a
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Arizona basketball tries to avoid disappointment Oregon State Just two days after the completion of the Wildcats table McKale Center, clinching Pac- 12 regular season title, the high-fiving their way to the Zona Zoo and snipping nets … sat down at the waterfall in Oregon. then, after a night’s sleep and I … Continue azcentral.com