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There's More Good News For One Of The Country's Biggest Voting Reforms

In Oregon, voters are steadily being added to the rolls because of a pioneering process. A new process automatically registering voters when they interact with the DMV in Oregon added 375,000 voters to the state's rolls in just over a year and a half, according to a new report released by the U.S. E

HUFFINGTONPOST - 2017-09-21 19:37:53

Oregon 'Pepperoni Bandit' accused of attempted murder in prison

David Robert Baker as shown in a July 8, 2013, booking photo. (Multnomah County Sheriff's Office) PORTLAND, OR (KOIN) - A 22-year-old man serving a prison sentence for first-degree robbery is now accused of attempting to kill a man inside prison. KOIN 6 News has learned that Robert Baker was recen

NBC4 COLUMBUS - 2017-09-22 18:44:24

Coast Guard medevacs man from cruise ship near Newport, Oregon

Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo WARRENTON, Ore. - The Coast Guard rescued a man suffering from heart attack like symptoms from a cruise ship 45 miles off the coast of Newport, Oregon, Wednesday. A Coast Guard Air Facility Newport MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew successfully hoisted the

COASTGUARDNEWS.COM - 2017-09-21 15:30:18

Wildcat roundup - Tucson News Now

UA senior golfer George Cunningham earned his first career victory with a three-round total of eight under par to win the William H. Tucker Intercollegiate by three strokes. Cunningham's victory is the first individual title for a Wildcat since Jordan Gumberg tied for first at the 2016 Wyoming Cowb

TUCSONNEWSNOW.COM - 2017-09-24 14:03:01

Okafor's best-case scenario in Philadelphia

PORTLAND, OR - MARCH 9: Jahlil Okafor #8 of the Philadelphia 76ers shoots the ball against the Portland Trail Blazers during the game on March 9, 2017 at the Moda Center in Portland, Oregon. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user

THESIXERSENSE.COM - 2017-09-23 08:30:15

Fugitive in Oregon Shooting Who Had Been Hiding in the Shelter Cove Area Arrested

Charles Jackson Klamath County Sheriff's deputies arrested a man who had been "hiding out" in a house on Redwood Road in Shelter Cove this last month, according to a resident of that area, Todd Nuse. Charles (Charlie) Jackson was arrested for charges stemming from a June 21 shooting in Oregon. The a

KYMKEMP.COM - 2017-09-21 07:00:00

Oregon's Scenic Old McKenzie Highway Likely Closed Until June

A damaged mile marker due to the Milli Fire is pictured in this Sept. 4, 2017, photo of the McKenzie Pass/Santiam Pass Scenic Highway, also known as Oregon Highway 242. Oregon Department of Transportation/Flickr The Old McKenzie Highway, winding from Highway 126 near McKenzie Bridge to Sisters, pro

OPB.ORG - 2017-09-24 15:58:00

Eastbound Interstate 84 reopens

Oregon Department of Transportation officials say the eastbound lanes of Interstate 84 reopened around 1 p.m. Saturday. The entire highway, which serves as a major thoroughfare through the Columbia River Gorge, closed Sept. 4 from Troutdale to Hood River as the Eagle Creek Fire raged on the Oregon s

KATU.COM - 2017-09-23 13:10:15

Shocking video shows ICE agents harassing US citizens in 'clear case of racial profiling'

A shocking video shows Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents harassing American citizens outside of an Oregon courthouse in what critics are calling a "clear case of racial profiling." The Oregonian reports that Isidro Andrade-Tafolla and his wife were leaving the Washington County Courth

RAW STORY - 2017-09-21 17:29:00

Man Arrested for Murdering a Baby

Gresham, Oregon - A man was arrested Saturday on charges of killing a 13 month old Gresham boy. Officers went to a home on Southeast 169th Avenue on Thursday on a report that a boy was unconscious. On Friday, the medical examiner found the boy died from a traumatic brain injury. Then Saturday aftern

KXL - 2017-09-24 12:05:50

Police: Funeral home worker shows off corpse pictures

EAST STROUDSBURG, MONROE COUNTY (WOLF) -- A funeral director is facing charges and clients of the funeral home are angry. Police say the East Stroudsburg woman took disturbing pictures of corpses in her care. Now, the charges against the funeral director include 25 misdemeanor counts of abuse of co

KATU.COM - 2017-09-23 23:58:16

WATCH: Cop Blows a Fuse, Shoves Handcuffed Man into Concrete Wall, Breaking His Vertebrae

Video of an Oregon cop shoving a man into a wall was so bad, and the man so severely injured, that the officer was actually arrested and found guilty. Milton-Freewater, OR - In the land of the free, you are ostensibly presumed innocent until proven guilty. Even when in jail for an alleged crime, you

THEFREETHOUGHTPROJECT.COM - 2017-09-22 18:49:21

[WATCH] Oregon Police Pounce on Autistic Homeless Man for Trying to Explain Federal Disability Law to Them

Oregon police are facing scrutiny on social and news media after a video posted to Facebook last week showed five Ashland police officers piling on top of a homeless autistic man because he had the nerve to inform them they were violating federal law by harassing and ticketing his friend for having

FILMINGCOPS.COM - 2017-09-24 14:36:27

Coos Bay Man Picks Up Litter On Highway 101, 1 Mile At A Time

Raymond Furr picks up a piece of trash on U.S. Highway 101 near Gearhart on Wednesday as part of his campaign to clean up the Oregon roadway from Coos Bay to Astoria. Colin Murphey/The Daily Astorian They all come from one man, Raymond Furr, who since July has dedicated every day to picking up tras

OPB.ORG - 2017-09-24 17:09:00

Carmelo Anthony Expands List Of Possible Trade Destinations

New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony has expanded his list of acceptable trade destinations to include at least two more teams, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN. Anthony's preferred destination remains the Houston Rockets, but since the Knicks were unable to agree upon a deal with appropriate

BLAZER'S EDGE - 2017-09-23 01:47:12

Putting the Large Stones In First: A September Check-In

Nervously lowering myself into a chair, I scooted myself closer to the table. Around me sat three new colleagues. My new 7th grade teaching team. Having moved from my familiar home in small-town Oregon to a strange and exciting new land called New England, I wasn't sure quite what to expect. Our tea

TWOWRITINGTEACHERS.ORG - 2017-09-21 09:30:25

Police: Oregon man scammed Hurricane Sandy victims

WESTPORT - An Oregon man who took advantage of local Hurricane Sandy victims with a generator installation scheme was tracked down by Westport police after five years on the lam, police said. Police said 56-year-old John Mech, of Seaside, Oregon, came to Fairfield County in the wake of Hurricane San

MYSANANTONIO - 2017-09-23 07:08:53

Oregon Sheriff: Courthouse ICE Incident Builds Fear, Lowers Trust

Washington County Courthouse Michael Clapp In a meeting with the U.S. Attorney's Office in Portland, Washington County Sheriff Pat Garrett expressed his concern over a recent interaction involving Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents in front of the county courthouse. Video footage captured b

KUOW - 2017-09-22 19:44:29

Plainclothes ICE Agents Who Did Not Identify Themselves Caught on Video Harassing Latino Citizens

Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents are being slammed for their conduct after they were caught on video harassing a Latino man, demanding that he give them his name and identification, even though they failed to identify as agents themselves. According to the Oregonian, Isidro Andrade-Tafolla

THE ROOT - 2017-09-21 15:49:14

Oregon's Cellphone And Distracted Driving Law Brings Bigger Fines, Jail

Oregon drivers soon can be pulled over for not only texting and talking on their cellphones, but also for navigating, using social media and any other "hands-on" cellphone and electronics use. The changes, which begin Oct. 1, call for repeat offenders to face steeper fines and as much as a year in j

INSURANCE JOURNAL - 2017-09-21 14:37:34