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Local Firefighters brace for new lightning storms in Oregon Firefighters brace for new lightning storms in Oregon(Photo Gallery)
Firefighters continue to make progress against 11 major wildfires burning across Oregon, but more fires could be in the offing east of the Cascade Range as a band of lightning storms moves across the northern tier of the state.
Local Wash. state health exchange glitches affect 6,000 Wash. state health exchange glitches affect 6,000
At least 6,000 people who bought health insurance through Washington's new exchange are having trouble using that coverage because of computer glitches with the new program.
Local Planned Parenthood Exec. Dir.: Women's health care caught in political fight Planned Parenthood Exec. Dir.: Women's health care caught in political fight(Video)
The United States Supreme Court’s Hobby Lobby ruling has started a battle over birth control. Senate Democrats are working to make sure women have access to contraceptives no matter what. Senate Republicans have already rejected one new proposed law. A local mother, who’s the Executive Director of Portland’s Planned Parenthood, believes women’s health care is now caught in the middle of a political fight.