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4th AP Oregon News Minute

June 7, 2014 5:10 am Associated Press, News

Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – Transportation officials say part of the Historic Columbia River Highway east of Portland is closed today and will probably remain shut down into the weekend. The Oregonian reports that a landslide west of the Stark Street Bridge dropped 1,000 cubic yards […]

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4th AP Oregon News Minute

June 6, 2014 5:22 am Associated Press, News

Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) – Lawmakers from Oregon and Washington are talking about reviving plans for a new Interstate 5 bridge over the Columbia River between Portland and Vancouver. A group including a dozen lawmakers from both states and both parties met behind closed doors yesterday […]

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Local News – Betz Say’s “Good-bye” – FEC Funding – New SHS Principal
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Local News – Betz Say’s “Good-bye” – FEC Funding – New SHS Principal

June 5, 2014 10:08 pm News

Management Transition at City The City of Florence is going to be under new management soon.  The previous occupant of the City Manager’s office, Jacque Betz, wrapped up work yesterday.  She has worked for Florence for 15 years; the last 2 ½ in the top position.  Unlike most changes in municipal management and administration, the […]

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Local Sports – It’s MLB Draft Day
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Local Sports – It’s MLB Draft Day

June 5, 2014 10:06 pm Oregon State Sports, Sports

The Major League Baseball 2014 Draft gets underway this evening in Seacaucus, New Jersey.  Oregon State outfielder Michael Conforto is projected as an early first round draft selection.  Twice the Pac Twelve’s Player of the Year, Conforto is a finalist for this year’s Golden Spikes award.  His Beaver teammates, left handed pitcher Jace Fry, and […]

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3rd AP Oregon News Minute

June 5, 2014 10:05 pm Associated Press, News

Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press EUGENE, Ore. (AP) – A registered sex offender who assaulted a developmentally disabled woman in a unisex restroom at a Springfield mall has been sentenced to four years in prison. The Register-Guard reports 27-year-old Brexin Schulz made a deal with Lane County prosecutors to plead […]

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2nd AP Oregon News Minute

June 5, 2014 8:36 pm Associated Press, News

Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – Portland police say a 4-year-old boy has died after a fall from an upper-story window at an apartment building. Sgt. Pete Simpson says firefighters and police were sent last night to the Miraflores Apartments after a report that a child had […]

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1st AP Oregon News Minute

June 5, 2014 7:59 pm Associated Press, News

Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) – The Supreme Court is refusing to halt a federal judge’s order declaring Oregon’s same-sex marriage ban unconstitutional. The order follows an emergency appeal by the National Organization for Marriage that seeks to overturn the May 19 ruling of U.S. District Judge Michael […]

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AP Oregon Sports Minute

June 5, 2014 7:57 pm Associated Press, Oregon Sports, Sports

Here is the latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports news from The Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) – Hisashi Iwakuma combined with two relievers on a six-hit shutout and the streaking Seattle Mariners beat the Atlanta Braves 2-0 to complete a two-game sweep. Cole Gillespie and Kyle Seager hit run-scoring singles. Seattle has won five straight, […]

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4th AP Oregon News Minute

June 5, 2014 5:06 am Associated Press, News

Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) – The Supreme Court has declined to block any new same-sex unions in Oregon while a federal appeals court considers whether an anti-gay marriage group can intervene in the case. The decision follows an emergency appeal by the National Organization for Marriage seeking […]

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Local News – Runoff Possible – Firing Results in Surprise – Beware of Scams
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Local News – Runoff Possible – Firing Results in Surprise – Beware of Scams

June 4, 2014 10:19 pm News

Fall Runoff in County Commission Race Possible There will not be any more updates on the ballot count from the May 20th election before next week. Ann Marie Levis (LEV-iss), the Lane County Public Information Officer, says yesterday was the deadline to resolve any ballot challenges because of signatures.  She didn’t say how many of […]

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