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  1. In Oregon, A Doctor CallsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Sunshine State News

    "Are you kidding ?" This is Monica Wehby's amiable response to people who wonder whether she will be able to bear the pressures of office if she wins her race as a Republican Senate candidate.

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  2. Swordfish Drift Gillnet Fishery Restricted to Protect Loggerhead Sea TurtlesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Indybay.org

    In response to pressure from conservation groups, the National Marine Fisheries Service announced an area closure for the swordfish drift gillnet fishery in the Pacific Ocean off California from July 25 through August 31 to prevent entanglements and drownings of endangered loggerhead sea turtles.

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  3. George F. Will: In Oregon, a doctor callsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    For 17 of her 52 years she has been a pediatric neurosurgeon, holding in steady hands sharp steel and the fate of children's brains.

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  4. OR: GMO Labeling Bill Makes BallotRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Oregonians will have the opportunity to vote this November on the consumer's right to know what is in their food thanks to the Oregon Right to Know campaign which gathered 156,390 signatures, 118,780 of which were certified on Wednesday by the Oregon Secretary of State to place the GMO Labeling initiative on the ballot.

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  5. Vic Atiyeh, and another governorRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Ridenbaugh Press

    During the late 70s and early 80s I was covering politics in Idaho, not Oregon, so the governor I was watching at close range was not Vic Atiyeh but rather John Evans.

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  6. Police say woman killed Oregon boy with methadoneRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | News-Register

    A medical examiner determined that a 2-year-old boy died from an overdose of methadone that police say was given to him by his now-deceased grandmother.

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  7. George Will: In Oregon, a doctor callsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sentinel & Enterprise

    "Are you kidding?" This is Monica Wehby's amiable response to people who wonder whether she will be able to bear the pressures of office if she wins her race as a Republican Senate candidate.

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  8. Bans on lead ammunition are misguided and ineffective: Guest opinionRead the original story

    Saturday | OregonLive.com

    The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife is reopening a debate over the safety of lead ammunition used by hunters.

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  9. Internet breeds rudeness - but not alwaysRead the original story

    Saturday | OregonLive.com

    Most Oregonians don't morph into jerks when they sit down to write a letter, send an email or make an online comment, if my imperfect filing system is any indication.

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  10. David Sarasohn: Death Row has become little more than permanent housingRead the original story

    Saturday | OregonLive.com

    In a state where it's tough to find long-term housing, one great exception has been Oregon's Death Row.

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  11. Medicare names five York County hospitals at risk for penaltiesRead the original story

    Saturday | York Dispatch

    A new penalty mandated by the Affordable Care Act could cause local hospitals to lose 1 percent of every Medicare payment for a year starting in October.

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  12. Vic Atiyeh tributes; High School Journalism InstituteRead the original story

    Saturday | The Courier Mailer

    The late Gov. Vic Atiyeh served for many years on Pacific University's Board of Trustees and later donated an extensive collection of photos, letters and other artifacts to the university's archives.

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  13. Dennis Richardson has put in the time, but will it pay off?: Guest opinionRead the original story

    Saturday | OregonLive.com

    In "Outliers: The Story of Success," author-philosopher Malcolm Gladwell draws attention to K. Anders Ericsson's study that excellence is achieved only after 10,000 hours of practice.

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  14. Intel and the air: Reconciling chipmaker's environmental and economic impactRead the original story

    Saturday | OregonLive.com

    Greenhouse gasses and fluorides emitted from Intel's Oregon factories, including its Ronler Acres facility above, have been in decline in recent years as the company implemented new pollution controls.

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  15. OP-ED: Inheritance of online accounts after deathRead the original story

    Saturday | San Mateo Daily Journal

    One is the physical world, where your body resides. The other is the online world, where your virtual self exists.

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  16. Fish deaths raise concerns for future drought effectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Times-Standard

    "We're all on alert," California Department of Fish and Wildlife environmental scientist Sara Borok said.

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  17. Consumers in states around the country to get premium rebatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Medical News

    Local news outlets report on a federal announcement Thursday showing how much money will be sent back to people and employers under rules that say insurers must spend at least 80 percent of premium payments on medical care.

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  18. Insecticides in our food and water, new studies findRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | TwinCities

    Snow geese and Canada geese prepare to land on a marsh at the Lower Klamath National Wildlife Refuge near Merrill, Ore.

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  19. Humboldt County: Raven tests positive for West Nile virusRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Times-Standard

    The first confirmed case of West Nile virus in Humboldt County this year was found in a raven, according to health officials, but there have been no local reports of human illness.

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  20. Once toothless, Cover Oregon board tackles an uncertain future [The Oregonian, Portland, Ore. :: ]Read the original story

    Friday | Customer Interaction Solutions

    Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) July 25--True believers in health care reform, the board of directors atop Cover Oregon made for convenient fall guys when the state insurance exchange imploded last fall -- even though they were set up to have scant influence on the agency they supposedly oversaw.

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