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Re-Vision costs mounting; causes concern.  Three Rivers Job Fair; Dealing with TBI; Top retirement spots in Oregon
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Re-Vision costs mounting; causes concern. Three Rivers Job Fair; Dealing with TBI; Top retirement spots in Oregon

March 20, 2017 11:45 pm News

Mayor concerned about growing costs of ReVision Increasing cost estimates for a Highway 101 facelift in downtown Florence have not derailed the plan, but it has Mayor Joe Henry feeling uncomfortable. Joe Henry – “This started out as a five-and-a-half million dollar project at which point ODOT was going to pay somewhere between a million […]

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Here is the latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports news from The Associated Press

March 20, 2017 7:47 pm Associated Press, News

  SEATTLE (AP) — Jordan Morris drew a penalty to set up the first goal, scored on a header in the 66th minute to give Seattle the lead, and the Sounders celebrated last year’s MLS Cup title with a 3-1 win over the New York Red Bulls Sunday. More than 45,000 turned out for Seattle’s […]

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Latest Oregon news, sports, business and entertainment

March 20, 2017 7:45 pm Associated Press, News

  OREGON DATA CENTER Amazon planning third data complex near Hermiston (Information from: East Oregonian, http://www.eastoregonian.com) PENDLETON, Ore. (AP) — Amazon is proposing to build a third data complex west of Hermiston consisting of four data centers. The East Oregonian reports that the Seattle-based e-commerce giant recently bought 120 acres of land next to the […]

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Rain respite brief; Mayor lunches with the Governor; Dallas Brass to share experience; PeaceHealth to resume Nurse negotiations
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Rain respite brief; Mayor lunches with the Governor; Dallas Brass to share experience; PeaceHealth to resume Nurse negotiations

March 17, 2017 11:53 pm News

City offering free sand bags and sand… Thursday’s brief respite from the rain was just that.  More rain is coming today and tomorrow.  That’s in addition to record amounts of rainfall leading to water accumulating in places not seen before according to Florence Public Works Director Mike Miller. Mike Miller – “The ground water and […]

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Latest Oregon news, sports, business and entertainment

March 17, 2017 7:47 pm Associated Press, News

  POLICE SHOOTING-LAWSUIT Family of veteran shot by Eugene police files $7.5M lawsuit (Information from: The Register-Guard, http://www.registerguard.com) EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — The family of a former Army soldier who was shot to death at his home in 2015 by a Eugene police officer has filed a $7.5 million lawsuit against the city, officers and […]

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Here is the latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports news from The Associated Press

March 17, 2017 7:45 pm Associated Press, News, Sports

  VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Tyler Seguin scored on the power play in the third period and the Dallas Stars beat the Vancouver Canucks 4-2 on Thursday night. Both teams are well back in the Western Conference playoff race. The Canucks finished winless on their five-game homestand, with the last three losses coming in […]

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Governor says Elliot Forest must remain public; Nurses take their case to the public; Gas prices surge; Stolen car recovered; Seacoast Entertainment includes outreach to students
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Governor says Elliot Forest must remain public; Nurses take their case to the public; Gas prices surge; Stolen car recovered; Seacoast Entertainment includes outreach to students

March 17, 2017 12:12 am News

Governor says Elliot Forest must remain public The Elliot State Forest, southeast of Reedsport, came up during conversations this week between area residents and Governor Kate Brown.  Brown was asked why she reversed what appeared to be a February 14th Oregon State Land Board decision to sell the 93-thousand acre forest to Lone Rock Timber […]

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Here is the latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports news from The Associated Press

March 16, 2017 7:48 pm Associated Press, Sports

AP-NW–SportsMinute/282 SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Damian Lillard scored 36 points and the Portland Trail Blazers defeated the San Antonio Spurs 110-106 on Wednesday night, spoiling LaMarcus Aldridge’s return from a health scare. C.J. McCollum added 26 points for the Trail Blazers, who were coming off a 23-point loss in New Orleans on Tuesday. PORTLAND, Ore. […]

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Latest Oregon news, sports, business and entertainment

March 16, 2017 7:45 pm Associated Press, News

  CHILD NEGLECT CHARGES Day care owner charged with leaving infants to go tanning (Information from: The Bulletin, http://www.bendbulletin.com) BEND, Ore. (AP) — Police say a 31-year-old Bend woman has been accused of leaving seven children at her home day care while she went tanning. The Bulletin reports January Neatherlin was booked into jail Wednesday […]

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Governor Brown talks eco development and taxes in Florence; Mapleton schools roll out remodel plans; gas prices surge; Lane County increases legal age for tobacco; High School student seeks blood donors
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Governor Brown talks eco development and taxes in Florence; Mapleton schools roll out remodel plans; gas prices surge; Lane County increases legal age for tobacco; High School student seeks blood donors

March 16, 2017 1:09 am News

Governor talked economic development Governor Kate Brown toured Old Town Florence and the Pacific View Business park yesterday.  Along the way she visited with local business and government leaders about economic development.  A walking tour of Old Town ended up at Jayne Smoley Design; a local art studio that has grown out of the efforts […]

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