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  1. Wednesday morning commute: Rain, wind and Oregon 217 traffic jamsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    Rain is lighter this morning, but the wind and heavy rain is on the way. Drivers should look for some local flooding according to Weather Underground .

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  2. World Series could affect attendance for Oregon vs. Cal game; Portland State attendance hurting: The Oregonian sports top 5Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    In case you missed them, these five Oregonian sports stories proved most popular with readers on Tuesday, Oct. 21 (as of 11 p.m.). The above gallery was the day's most popular.

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  3. Portland forecast: Slow moving, but powerful storm still poised to bring heavy rain to NW OregonRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    A slow moving, powerful storm will send waves of moisture into northwest Oregon and southwest Washington along with wind gusts as high as freeway speeds throughout the day Wednesday along the Oregon coast. By 5 a.m., a peak wind gust of 66 mph was recorded at Cape Meares; a gust of 60 at Garabaldi; 56 mph at Tillamook; and a gust of 52 mph at Newport.

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  4. Tevis Bartlett, three-star athlete, enjoys Oregon Ducks official visitRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    As the chants of "Tev-is Bart-lett" and "Come to Oregon" rained down from the student section at Autzen Stadium during the Oregon Ducks' 45-20 victory over Washington on Saturday, Rivals three-star athlete Tevis Bartlett couldn't help but feel his official visit to Eugene was a complete success. "I'd give it an 'A.'

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  5. Play Week 9 of 2014 College Football Pickoff game: Oregon State or Stanford?Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    Week 9 of the college football season brings some intriguing matchups, including Oregon and Oregon State traveling to the Bay Area as the sixth-ranked Oregon Ducks take on California on Friday night, and the Oregon State Beavers battle Stanford on Saturday. In the Pac-12 on Saturday night, it's No.

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  6. Eugene/Springfield overflow with new visitor amenities added in last few yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    ... known for Ducks and hippies. Both are still there, with Ducks in large numbers and hippies a vanishing breed, but Oregon's second largest metro area (population 350,000) has upped its game for visitors who come to town. Of course, it's the business ...

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  7. The Thermals, more Portland musicians take a stand on marijuana legalizationRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    The Thermals perform at the Project Pabst music festival at Zidell Yards in Portland, Oregon on Sept. 28, 2014.

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  8. Laurelhurst's Markham house, threatened with demolition, appears headed to new lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    The Markham house in Laurelhurst holds a place of pride in the neighborhood, but its floor plan isn't practical, says the builder who hopes to enlarge and renovate it. Neighbors haven't met their goal of raising $35,000 to help save the threatened Markham house in Portland's east-side Laurelhurst neighborhood, but all parties involved say they expect the house to be renovated rather than demolished despite the passage of a fundraising deadline Wednesday.

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  9. Oregon car-versus-wildlife crashes have increased dramatically in recent yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    From eastern Oregon's remotest corners to Portland's urban forests, the number of reported auto crashes and injuries involving wildlife on state roads has increased dramatically in the past decade, according to an analysis by The Oregonian. Searching for reasons, one state wildlife researcher speculated that the surge can be blamed, in part, on people refusing to hang up their cell phones when they're behind the wheel.

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  10. Mark Katches named new editor of The Oregonian and VP of Oregonian Media GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    Mark Katches, a nationally recognized leader of investigative and enterprise journalism, has been named vice president of content for the Oregonian Media Group and editor of The Oregonian. Katches comes to Oregon from The Center for Investigative Reporting, the nation's largest watchdog reporting organization, where since 2009 he has been editorial director.

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  11. Longmont pit bull involved in Portland streetcar attack euthanizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Camera

    A pit bull with Longmont ties that killed another dog in a bloody attack on a Portland streetcar last month has been put to death. Jessica Morkert, the spokeswoman for Multnomah County Animal Services, told The Oregonian that the dog was euthanized by animal shelter staff because it was deemed a threat to the community.

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  12. Obituary : Glenn Gibbons [Scotsman, The (Scotland)]Read the original story

    18 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... an early aptitude for the written word. At the age of 15, he enjoyed a year as an exchange student in Portland, Oregon, which he said shaped his personality and changed his view of the world.Like many football writers, his initial ambition was to ...

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  13. Southern Oregon Is West's Most Drought Proof Fresh Water Region Say Hiking Guide AuthorsRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Art Bernstein and Zach Urness, authors of "Hiking Southern Oregon," Discuss the California Drought and High Cascades Aquifer with Bio Logic Aqua Research Founder and Water Advocate Sharon Kleyne. During the Western United States' worst ever drought, while Southern California's fresh water supply runs dangerously low, Southern Oregon's water is proving resistant to drought and climate change.

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  14. Mustangs shake the monkeyRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Clackamas Review

    The Milwaukie Mustangs got the monkey off their backs Friday, winning a 25-21 nailbiter from St. Helens in Northwest Oregon Conference football. The win did not come easily however, because the Mustangs turned the ball over three times and they were penalized 15 times for 115 yards.

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  15. Schoools in Brief, Oct. 22Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Newberg Graphic

    ... For more information, call Rosa Olivares at 503-538-7323, email her at Students in grades 3-5 participating in the Oregon Battle of the Books (OBOB) are invited to a practice session at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Newberg Public Library. The event ...

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  16. Anniversary - Oct. 22Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Newberg Graphic

    ... bombardier and prisoner of war in Romania during World War II. After the war he worked for the U.S. Forest Service in Oregon. Jean was a homemaker and volunteer. The couple celebrated with son Owen and his wife Bonnie, grandson Kris and his wife ...

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  17. Earthquake drill prepares participants for emergenciesRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Newberg Graphic

    At 10:16 a.m. Oct. 16, buildings across the nation were evacuated as a part of the Great ShakeOut. In Oregon, more than 260,000 people participated in the emergency preparedness event, 354 which were Yamhill County staff members. "The very basic ...

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  18. Gifford named state's substitute of the year - Wednesday, 22 October 2014 01:00Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Newberg Graphic

    Joyce Gifford has been "saving the world, one rosebush at a time" as a substitute teacher for the past 17 years in Oregon City.

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  19. Eugene Property Group, Keller Williams Realty, Lists a Home for Sale...Read the original story

    21 hrs ago | PR.com

    ... Mt. Vernon Elementary, Agnes Stewart Middle School, and Springfield High School. The population of Springfield, Oregon is approximately 60,177, and it is a close neighbor to Eugene, Oregon (population approximately 159,000), which is best known for ...

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  20. Portland administrator Dean Marriott placed on paid leave as audit...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    Dean Marriott, Portland's longest-tenured bureau director, has been placed on paid administrative leave. He began leading the Bureau of Environmental Services in 1994.

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