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Local Wehby blames former staff for copied policies Wehby blames former staff for copied policies
Republican U.S. Senate candidate Monica Wehby is blaming former staff members for policy briefs on her website that matched statements from other conservative candidates and an interest group.
Local Report: Oregon faces one of the worst juvenile crime problems in the nation Report: Oregon faces one of the worst juvenile crime problems in the nation (Video)
Should teen offenders be let out on field trips? The Washington County teen accused of raping a woman outside Autzen Stadium last weekend was participating in a program that stresses alternatives to putting juvenile offenders under lock and key. But the On Your Side Investigators uncovered reports that show such alternatives have been called into question.
Local Nike suspends deal with Adrian Peterson Nike suspends deal with Adrian Peterson
The Beaverton-based shoemaker issued a statement Wednesday morning that said Nike "in no way condones child abuse or domestic violence of any kind and has shared our concerns with the NFL."
Local Federal rule challenges Oregon home care system
Federal rules will likely force a major overhaul of Oregon's groundbreaking system for providing publicly funded caregivers to elderly and disabled people.
Local Oregon minimum wage increases by 15 cents
The state Bureau of Labor and Industries says more than 140,000 Oregon workers will get a pay raise when the minimum wage goes up the first of the year.
Local Precious cargo found in wounded vet's stolen trailer Precious cargo found in wounded vet's stolen trailer (Video)
A wounded Iraq War veteran and his wife received great news Monday evening when they learned their stolen moving van and trailer were located, but the news was even better on Tuesday when they found out their son's ashes were safe.
Local Two horses dead, woman hurt after crash on Highway 47
Police said a woman was driving her 2013 Hyundai Sonata north near milepost 73 – about three miles north of Highway 26 – when she hit two horses that were walking loose on the road.