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9.27.19: Stop vaping immediately, health officials urge, as 2nd person dies in Oregon of vaping-related lung illness; Day care regulator acquitted of failing to ensure abusive day care closed; Oregon agriculture hit hard by US-China trade war

Friday, September 27, 2019

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Oregon Political News

Stop vaping immediately, health officials urge, as 2nd person dies in Oregon of vaping-related lung illness

Day care regulator acquitted of failing to ensure abusive day care closed

Oregon agriculture hit hard by US-China trade war

After second Oregon death, Brown hints at vape ban

Wildfire council tells governor: update firefighting tools

Goaded by Oregon Lawmakers, Congress Moves Forward With Bill That Would Remove Barriers for Banks to Take On Cannabis Clients

Oregon Legislative Press Releases

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News from the Regions

Wildfires – Fire Season started June 1

BLM lifts fire restrictions in southwest Oregon

Portland Area

Multnomah County officials call for ban on vaping products

SW neighbors: 'No way' to removing Barbur lanes for MAX

Central/Eastern Oregon

Pendleton bird rehab center concerned about future

Pendleton Lions Club holds vision screenings for area students

More details emerge about Pendleton fire station proposals

EOU looks to Umatilla, Morrow counties for on-the-job learning

Albany/Corvallis Area

GAPS expulsions drop to lowest in nearly a decade

Linn County roads flagger struck by hit-and-run driver near Green Peter

OSU ecologist: Ocean-based actions can close gaps in climate change mitigation

Climate board discusses projects to fund

Eugene Area

Cougar encounter renews debate about threats from animal

Graduate employees union negotiations at UO at impasse, strike possible

Roseburg Area

Roseburg Public Schools board dedicates $150,000 to bond levy communications

Sutherlin School District mulls another try at bond levy

Roseburg's Cedtric Hayden on Oregon House Republican leadership team

Medford Area

Medford police 'Livability Unit' rolls out

Southern Oregon Coast

Schuttpelz wins race for Reedsport

Coos Bay City Council to consider request to change LNG permit decision deadline

SCINT continues partnership with Curry County to curb illegal drug activity on South Coast

International News

Trump administration imposes 18K limit on refugees, the lowest ever

US to deploy 200 personnel, missile system to Saudi Arabia

National News

Whistleblower claimed Trump abused his office and that White House officials tried to cover it up

All Oregon Democrats in Congress support impeaching Trump

National Opinion

Reagan | Leaving California to the homeless

Mona Charen: Trump may not even understand corruption

National Election News/Opinion

Trump campaign, GOP raise $13M after Pelosi announces impeachment inquiry

Biden accuses Trump of trying to 'hijack' 2020 election with foreign help

Business News

Looming Trump auto tariffs threaten blowback for US

Environment / Energy News

Does climate activist Greta Thunberg make you angry? There’s now a helpline for you

Opinion

Central/Eastern Oregon

Our view | Say no to drug decriminalization

Albany/Corvallis Area

Editorial: Drug-themed initiatives in the works

Eugene Area

In My Opinion: Surviving climate trauma

Guest View: PMFL would help, not hurt, small businesses

Medford Area

Downtown food truck changes welcome 

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