Tinkle scores 21, Oregon State beats Pepperdine 82-67
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State’s Kylor Kelley acknowledged he was a little surprised Pepperdine kept attacking the rim, especially given the night he was having.
“But they’re just making strong moves, trying to foul me out, so props to them,” he added.
Kelley set a school record ...
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Oregon jail inmates sentenced for stealing ATV to escape
BEND, Ore. (AP) — Two Oregon jail inmates have been incarcerated longer following an escape attempt that Deschutes County Circuit Court Judge A. Michael Adler says was “one of the dumbest things I’ve seen in a while.”
SEATTLE (AP) — Another round of high winds and heavy rain was drenching western Washington and Oregon.
The National Weather Service had issued a high wind warning with gusts expected to reach 60 miles per hour or more Monday evening on the coasts, with winds reaching 40 miles per hour ...
Lawmakers revisit worker protections for off duty pot use
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Oregon lawmakers will consider making it illegal for businesses to fire employees who flunk drug tests for using marijuana off the clock, reviving a workers’ rights campaign that failed in the statehouse last year.
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SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Oregon’s secretary of state, the highest-ranking elected Republican in state government, has withdrawn his decision to leave the state land board.
Richardson’s government and legal affairs director, Steven Elzinga, said in an email Monday that Richardson reversed his ...
Woman trapped, killed in eastern Oregon house fire
DURKEE, Ore. (AP) — Authorities say a woman died in a house fire in eastern Oregon.
KTVB-TV report s the house fire broke out Sunday morning in ...
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Two endangered sea turtles rescued in separate incidents after being stranded on the Oregon coast last week have died after attempts to rehabilitate them were unsuccessful.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The owners of the Super 8 Motel in Creswell, Oregon, were arrested after investigators determined two fires at their motel were intentionally set.
KOIN reports that ...
Portland police investigate shooting that injures man
PORTLAND, Oregon (AP) — Portland police are investigating a shooting that critically injured one person.
Officers responded to the Division Heights PDX building in the Hosford-Abernathy neighborhood at 2:30 a.m. Sunday after gunfire was reported.
Police searched the area and didn’t ...
Woman arrested after allegedly stabbing 2 people in Portland
PORTLAND, Oregon (AP) — Police arrested a 33-year-old woman in Portland after she allegedly stabbed two people.
KOIN reports an ambulance took the male and female victims to a hospital for treatment after the stabbing early Sunday. They are expected to recover.
Investigators believe ...
Sea turtle rescued from Oregon beach, taken to aquarium
PORTLAND, Oregon (AP) — Authorities have rescued a sea turtle from an Oregon coast beach for the second time in a week.
The Oregonian/OregonLive reports the Oregon Coast Aquarium in ...
Carter scores 27 as Texas A&M beats No. 8 Oregon State 76-70
LAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) — Chennedy Carter could only watch the final 22 seconds after fouling out. She had done plenty before that to put Texas A&M in position to get a big win.
Carter scored 27 points as the injury-depleted Aggies beat No. 8 Oregon State 76-70 on Saturday night in the ...
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A long layoff didn’t rattle the Aggies.
TJ Starks had 18 points and eight assists and Texas A&M won their third straight game with a 67-64 victory over Oregon State at the Dam City Classic on Saturday night.
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Oregon beats Boise State 66-54 without leader Bol Bol
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Oregon took its first game without Bol Bol pretty much in stride.
Just how tall an order it might be playing without the 7-foot-2 freshman star for an extended time wasn’t something coach Dana Altman wished to address.
Payton Pritchard had 19 points and five ...
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Officials: 360,000 spring chinook die at aging fish hatchery
ROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) — Oregon wildlife officials say 360,000 young salmon and eggs have died at a western Oregon fish hatchery.
The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife in a news release Friday says the spring chinook died at the aging Cole Rivers Hatchery due to not getting enough ...
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — A public library in Oregon’s capital city has halted its campaign to discard underused books after a list made public revealed it included books by former Oregon Gov. Mark Hatfield, former president Jimmy Carter and popular scientist Carl Sagan.
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Goodman, Slocum key No. 8 Oregon St. rout over E. Washington
LAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) — Oregon State has made itself right at home in Maui.
Aleah Goodman scored 22 points and Destiny Slocum added 17 to lead the eighth-ranked Beavers to a 93-45 win over Eastern Washington on Friday night in the Maui Jim Maui Classic. Oregon State improved to 5-0 in the ...
Over 100K lose power as high winds hit Washington, Oregon
SEATTLE (AP) — High winds toppled trees and power lines, causing thousands to lose power and roads to be closed across Washington and Oregon.
The National Weather Service issued high wind warnings Friday for Oregon and Washington’s Pacific Coast and Washington’s northern interior with wind ...
Man gets 15 years in prison after old sex assault kit tested
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A man who was linked to the rape of a woman in Portland 22 years ago using DNA evidence from a shelved sexual assault kit has been sentenced to 15 years in prison.
Idaho utility, Idaho and Oregon make deal on fish passage
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho utility, Idaho and Oregon have reached a deal involving the operation of a hydroelectric project on the Snake River on the Idaho-Oregon border.
The agreement made public Friday means water-quality certifications from each state for Idaho Power to operate the ...
Report: Changes needed to prevent harassment at Capitol
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Lawmakers have been told the Oregon Legislature needs to make structural and cultural changes to ensure the Capitol building is free from harassment.
Chief among the recommendations from the Oregon Law Commission’s Oregon State Capitol Workplace Harassment work group is ...
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A small landslide has spilled debris on the side of an exit ramp along eastbound Interstate 84, forcing the Oregon Department of Transportation to close that ramp through the weekend.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon Supreme Court suspended the law license of a retired Clackamas County Circuit judge, finding that after he left the bench and went into private practice, he wrongly represented a man in a child custody case.
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PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A federal jury has convicted a man for his role in an Oregon-based gold mining scam that investigators say swindled $3.2 million from 140 investors.
Holocaust survivor killed by car while crossing street
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A 92-year-old man who survived Nazi concentration camps during the Holocaust was struck and killed by a car while crossing a street near his home in Oregon.
Alter Wiener died Tuesday in Hillsboro and was pronounced dead at a hospital, The Oregonian/OregonLive
Secretary of State Richardson gives update on brain cancer
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Oregon Secretary of State Dennis Richardson has released a video statement updating people on his treatment for a brain tumor.
Richardson had announced in June the presence of a “small, cancerous brain tumor.” Since then, he said Thursday that the “three most recent” ...
Men face marijuana charges, they say they possessed hemp
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Two men have been charged with trafficking marijuana into Idaho even though they say they were transporting immature hemp plants from one out-of-state farm to another.
Police in Ada County arrested Andrew D’Addario, of Colorado, and Erich Eisenhart, of Oregon, after an ...
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon State University student with ties to white nationalists in the Pacific Northwest has been sentenced to 40 days in jail for putting offensive stickers on the cars of members of a racial justice group.
Andrew Oswalt, 28, was sentenced Wednesday for the ...
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Oregon’s system of public defenders for indigent people is so flawed it can’t guarantee clients are getting the defense they’re owed, according to a new draft report.
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EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — The future of a six-week-old homeless camp on Highway 99 in Eugene, Oregon, is uncertain after city councilors rejected a transition plan for the site and pulled back funding.
BEND, Ore. (AP) — A panel looking at ways to make Bend, Oregon, ore affordable has heard ideas ranging from encouraging the building of smaller homes, removing barriers for new construction and discouraging tourism.
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Ehab Amin let his Oregon teammates know that sleepwalking through another first half was no longer acceptable.
After the Ducks fell behind by nine points, the graduate transfer cut loose during a timeout, and the message hit home.
“It really started with Ehab ...
USFS rounds up 532 tribal horses near Nevada-Oregon line
WINNEMUCCA, Nev. (AP) — Forest Service officials say they’ve completed the roundup of more than 500 tribally-owned horses on national forest land in Nevada near the Oregon line.
The agency announced Wednesday it has returned the 532 mustangs to the Fort McDermitt Paiute and Shoshone ...
Authorities arrest former Oregon deputy on rape allegations
BEND, Ore. (AP) — Authorities have accused a former Jefferson County deputy of raping a woman while she was unconscious and posting videos online of the assault.
BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) — Oregon coach Kelly Graves figured the Ducks would have to fight for a win at mid-major South Dakota State.
“This isn’t a place you want to come play, but I think it makes us better,” Graves said. “They test you, they test you. Nobody that knows basketball would be ...
Mt. Hood Meadows evacuates skiers, boarders from chairlift
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Mt. Hood Meadows ski resort staff evacuated people from a chairlift after a power problem prompted the resort to shut down the lift.
Legislature to weigh statewide plastic bag tax, straw ban
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon Legislature will consider a statewide tax on plastic bags and a ban on plastic straws.
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Congress OKs bill to allow killing sea lions to help salmon
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Congress has agreed to make it easier to kill sea lions threatening fragile runs of salmon in the Northwest.
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Mail Tribune, Dec. 12, on audit finding weakness in opioid tracking:
For all the talk about opioid addiction and the need to address it, an audit by the Oregon Secretary of State’s Office shows the state lags far behind others in preventing abuse.
Secretary of State Dennis Richardson ...
Portland school board votes to pay for police in schools
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Portland school board has approved an agreement to pay police officers for an increased presence in schools.
The Oregonian/OregonLive reports students, ...
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Democrats in the Oregon Legislature plan to introduce a bill in 2019 that would require gun owners to securely store their weapons using locks.
Inmate’s family sues Oregon following her flu death
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The family of an Oregon woman who died from complications of the flu while in prison has sued the state, claiming she would likely be alive if prison officials had given her a flu shot.
Addicts in Oregon bypass controls, get many prescriptions
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Standing behind a photograph of her nephew, a state official on Tuesday described his drug overdose as she released an audit that found holes in a prescription drug monitoring program aimed at fighting the opioid epidemic.
Alex Eliot died four years ago at age 29 in ...
Missing snowboarder found alive in southern Oregon
ASHLAND, Ore. (AP) — Authorities say a man who was last seen snowboarding in southern Oregon Sunday has been found by search and rescue teams.
The Mail Tribune reports 27-year-old Eli Kepsel was ...
Catch limits increase for key West Coast groundfish species
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Federal officials said Tuesday they are increasing catch limits for several species of West Coast groundfish that were severely depleted more than a dozen years ago in a crisis that posed a threat to the commercial and sports fishing industries.
Limits for yelloweye ...
Groups ask Oregon Legislature for mega-dairy moratorium
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — A dozen state and national health and environment groups are calling on Oregon leaders and legislators to impose a moratorium on new or expanded mega-dairies.
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