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Local Toxic blue-green algae found in Tenmile Lakes Toxic blue-green algae found in Tenmile Lakes
A health advisory is in effect for the Tenmile Lakes south of Reedsport after the Oregon Health Authority reported high levels of toxic blue-green algae in the water.
Local Wealth gap report paints grim picture for Oregon Wealth gap report paints grim picture for Oregon
A new report showing that rising income inequality could negatively affect state tax revenue comes amid a push by Gov. John Kitzhaber, legislative Democrats and others to overhaul Oregon's tax code.
Local Photos: No. 2 Oregon downs Wyoming Cowboys, 48-14 Photos: No. 2 Oregon downs Wyoming Cowboys, 48-14 (Photo Gallery)
The No. 2 ranked Ducks defeated the Wyoming Cowboys, 48-14, as Oregon played their third game this season at home in Autzen Stadium.

Watch a full wrap-up of the game in a special NewsSurce 16 broadcast #liveonKMTR after Notre Dame vs. Purdue (around 8 p.m.)
Local NFL endures one of its worst weeks ever NFL endures one of its worst weeks ever
In the span of five days, America's favorite sport bombarded fans with a video of one player punching his wife, details about a former MVP hitting his son with a tree branch, reminders of two more lingering domestic violence cases - all being overseen by a commissioner, Roger Goodell, who has looked ill-suited to handle any of it.
Local Town Hall Special: 'Guns in America' Town Hall Special: 'Guns in America' (Video)
A special Town Hall meeting hosted by KOMO, our sister station in Seattle, discussing the two competing Washington initiatives on guns and background checks was held Friday, Sept. 12, 2014.
Local Everyday Heroes:  Award Winning Lifesavers Everyday Heroes: Award Winning Lifesavers (Video)
Clackamas County's Ken Schey and Jason Mitro are the "Best of AMR." The paramedic and emergency medical technician took top honors at the American Medical Response National Clinical Competition.
Local E. coli connection? 3-year-old girl also gets sick E. coli connection? 3-year-old girl also gets sick (Video)
After seeing reports on KATU TV, the family of a 3-year-old girl who got sick from E. coli is convinced that the case is connected to another case of E. coli that killed 4-year-old Serena Profitt on Monday.