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Thursday, October 10, 2019

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Oregon Political News

Lawmakers must ban high fees to make Oregon public records truly public, records expert says

Hass proposes changes to Oregon public records law

Oregon Cannabis Is Entering a New Era. Here’s What It Will Look Like.

Oregon teachers' union raises concerns about impact of drug initiative on school funding

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News from the Regions

Wildfires – Fire Season starts June 1, 2020

Portland Area

Blumenauer calls for boycott of Sondland hotels

Business group endorses boost in housing density

AT&T Has Been Charging Portland Customers for a Tax It Won’t Pay

U.S. House Candidate Tussles With NAACP of Portland Executive

New OHSU leader says partnerships can improve health care

Central/Eastern Oregon

Police department gets new gear

Roads closed for construction

Three now in race for Umatilla County commissioner

REAL Oregon announces third class

Albany/Corvallis Area

Maple Lawn Preschool closure set for May 2020

Benton County plan draws fire; neighbors object to hemp, cannabis grows in rural residential zone

Halsey railroad crossing closed for repairs

Lebanon Fire District replacement bond will be on the November ballot

Commissioners OK second LCSO forensics staffer

Eugene Area

Eugene planning e-scooter pilot program for spring

Sex offender crackdown in Lane County nets 15 arrests

Roseburg Area

Three Republicans file in hopes of running against DeFazio

Dream Center receives Safeway grant

Medford Area

Closing the greenway gap

Voter registration deadline is near for November election

Southern Oregon Coast

City of Coquille considers options for old Jefferson School

SWOCC and SOU open satellite teacher prep program

West Pres Youth group and City of Reedsport look to Rebuild Henderson Park

Powers receives ‘Safe Routes to School’ planning services, seeks input from community

International News

Trump defends Syria move: The Kurds 'didn't help us' in Normandy

US moves British ISIS suspects from Syria amid Turkish invasion

Graham, Van Hollen announce new Turkey sanctions

Pompeo insists US didn't give Turkey 'green light' to invade

Impeachment News

White House, Democrats fight over rules for impeachment

Trey Gowdy joins Trump's legal team

Democrats plow ahead as Trump seeks to hobble impeachment effort

National Opinion

Marc A. Thiessen: Joe Biden is a hypocrite on Ukraine

David Leonhardt: The rich really do pay lower taxes than you

Dana Milbank: Trump’s defense: You can’t impeach me. I impeach you.

Opinion

Portland Area

Editorial: Mercy Corps betrays its mission in protecting an abuser

Opinion: Amid vaping-related health issues, policymakers must act

Opinion: Full remediation is the only answer for Portland Harbor Superfund site

Central/Eastern Oregon

Purcell | No escape from trade wars' effects

Our view | Let voters decide on death penalty

Albany/Corvallis Area

Editorial: Give taxpayers their say on school money

Eugene Area

Our View: Whistleblowers must be protected 

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