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  1. Medicaid enrollees strain OregonRead the original story

    Wednesday | News-Register

    Low-income Oregon residents were supposed to be big winners after the state expanded Medicaid under the federal health care overhaul and created a new system to improve the care they received.

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  2. Cooler temps, rain help fight Oregon wildfiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KGW-TV Portland

    Cooler temperatures and rain helped firefighters increase containment on the 11 large fires still burning across more than 935 square miles of central and northeastern Oregon.

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  3. 5 owners of Oregon child care sites have pot cardsRead the original story

    Wednesday | News-Register

    Five Oregon home-based, day-care centers are owned by people who have medical marijuana cards, officials said, prompting Gov. John Kitzhaber to say they should have to choose between their business and their pot.

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  4. Adidas covers swooshes at Nike's hometown trackRead the original story

    Wednesday | News-Register

    ... stop short of throwing a paper bag over the statue of Bill Bowerman, the Nike co-founder and legendary University of Oregon track coach. Athletic clothing and shoe companies spend a lot of money to sponsor sporting events, where their brands are ...

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  5. Oregonians Will Vote On GMO Labeling InitiativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KUOW-FM Seattle

    ... that contain genetically engineered ingredients qualified for the November ballot Wednesday. Sandeep Kaushik is with Oregon Right to Know , the group behind the ballot measure. He said the campaign gathered more than 100,000 valid signatures in just ...

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  6. Historians Seek To Expand Knowledge Of Oregon's African-American HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KUOW-FM Seattle

    We all have an image of the Oregon Trail: the covered wagon, mom with her bonnet, and dad handling the mules with a couple of kids riding shotgun.

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  7. Recreational marijuana qualifies for Oregon ballotRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | News-Register

    Oregon voters will decide whether to legalize marijuana for recreational use after state elections officials on Tuesday said the measure qualified for the November ballot.

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  8. 5 questions for Yuxing Zheng, co-director of High School Journalism InstituteRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 5 | The Courier Mailer

    Yuxing Zheng , a politics reporter at The Oregonian, coaches Luis Soto-Nampula, a sophomore at Parkrose High School, in writing a profile piece during the High School Journalism Institute at Oregon State University.

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  9. Oregon lands Georgia Tech transfer; Who is your favorite Hop? The Oregonian's sports top 10Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    ... most viewed. 8. The UO track program is unhappy about Team USA's decision in the women's 800 at the World Juniors: Oregon track & field rundown 10. Camas' spectacular Alexa Efraimson faces decision; Cameron Scarlett has Oregon Ducks on short list: ...

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  10. Pac-12 football: 2013 statistical offensive leaders back for 2014Read the original story

    20 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    Oregon State Beavers quarterback Sean Mannion led the Pac-12 with 4,662 passing yards in 2013.

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  11. President Obama's final Supreme Court nominee; how to invent a person online: Opinion roundupRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    Evan Osnos writes a profile on Vice President Joe Biden for The New Yorker. The gaffes, the schmalz and the political instincts are all part of one package, he says.

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  12. Hillsboro School District administrators compare math textbooks, online materials using new rubricRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    ... the metro area, including Gaston and North Clackamas school districts. Mark Freed, a math education specialist at the Oregon Department of Education , facilitated the review, which he first completed with the Southern Oregon Educational Service ...

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  13. Joseph Rose: How accurate are Portland's new 'travel time' highway signs?Read the original story

    20 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    ... Friday traffic, for instance, a reader board on westbound I-84 estimated that it would take me 14 minutes to get to Oregon 217 via I-5. Driving the speed limit -- sometimes a few miles per hour more -- it actually took 18 minutes. On Wednesday ...

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  14. Oregon coast, seven great hikes along one of 7 Wonders of OregonRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    Here are seven wonderful hikes along the 300 miles of Oregon's Pacific Coast , with forays in Curry, Tillamook, Clatsop, Coos and Lincoln counties.

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  15. Rotten bosses: At least 6 different flavorsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | CNN

    ... are hard to reach. But they're quick to scold when performance isn't where it needs to be," said Anthony Williams of Oregon. "He puts himself in an ivory tower where everybody is afraid to approach him and talk to him, so no ideas get shared. He ...

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  16. Oregon consumers set to receive $3M in health insurance rebatesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Oregon health insurers owe consumers more than $3 million in rebates tied to a provision of the Affordable Care Act.

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  17. McNary alum makes return as XC coachRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Keizertimes.com

    ... the changing of the guard happened late in the school year, the program will forego its usual camping trip to the Oregon coast and replace it with some one-day outings to more varied destinations. "On one day, we'll go to Forest Park in Portland and ...

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  18. Rhyming judge convicts puppy thief in styleRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | KAZR-FM Des Moines

    An Oregon man accused of stealing an English bulldog puppy at gunpoint was convicted of the crime by a judge who left him with a rhyme.

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  19. Director candidate interviews this weekRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    ... important in the transition." Seffinger said Robertson will be presented with a lifetime achievement award from the Oregon Parks and Recreation Association during a state conference in September. "He's one of the most wonderful people I've ever ...

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  20. Public Arts Commission issues a call for proposals to local artistsRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    ... Art on the existing boxes is representational. Subjects include flowers, swans, the Allen Elizabethan Theatre at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival, and a fawn in a mountain landscape. Artists are asked to use geometric shapes or patterns for their ...

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