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Oregon air quality reaches unhealthy levels as dry weather locks in; Should the US declare a climate emergency?; Only 19% of Portland-area voters have turned in ballots, as election comes down to the wire

Tuesday, November 05, 2019

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Oregon air quality reaches unhealthy levels as dry weather locks in

Should the US declare a climate emergency? 

Only 19% of Portland-area voters have turned in ballots, as election comes down to the wire 

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News from the Regions

Wildfires

Calif. wildfire risk could drag into December

Portland Area

Jury awards $93.6 million to former operator of Port’s Terminal 6 for losses due to dock workers’ unlawful labor practices

West Linn paper mill reopens with 125 employees

Only 19% of Portland-area voters have turned in ballots, as election comes down to the wire

Metro hopes to bring new life to local suffragist history

Clackamas County property taxes have risen: Here's why

Salem Area

Oregon air quality reaches unhealthy levels as dry weather locks in

Trees in the center of Silverton Road dispute

Central/Eastern Oregon

Skookum Fire smolders while managers look for prescribed fire across the Umatilla National Forest

Marlette Homes employees fundraise for two causes

Stagnant air sticking around

Hermiston School District sells student-built home

Oregon poplar acreage headed for auction

Albany/Corvallis Area

Special parking rules at OSU on Friday because of football game

Eugene Area

Stagnant air advisory issued for Lane County

Improvements coming to Mt. Pisgah, trails to be closed Tuesday through Thursday

Lane County’s Section 8 housing application opens soon — but the process can be arduous

Breaking: South Lane Interim Superintendent Larry Sullivan resigns

Klamath Falls Area

River canyon boulder, bronze plaque to be dedicated Tuesday

International News

Trump formally pulls out of landmark Paris climate agreement

National News

Paula White, Donald Trump’s new adviser, ratchets up rhetoric, denounces ‘demonic’ networks opposing president’s ‘calling’

Should the US declare a climate emergency?

Farm labor bill draws opposition

Apple commits $2.5B to combat California housing crisis

Trump/Ukraine News

Ousted Ukraine diplomat’s impeachment inquiry testimony released

Five takeaways from the first Trump impeachment deposition transcripts

Rand Paul demands media print whistleblower's name

First transcripts reveal deep concern over Giuliani pressure campaign

National Election News/Opinion

A year from presidential election, both sides ‘adhering to their own versions of reality’

GOP seeks to nationalize gubernatorial elections

Natural Resource News

EPA rethinks pesticide 'exclusion zones'

Opinion

Albany/Corvallis Area

Other Views: Three steps to improve voter access

Eugene Area

Our View: Democracy needs voices like Walden’s

Medford Area

Today's election easy to overlook

Judge's actions go far beyond bad language

Southern Oregon Coast

Family separation policy a stain on America

Kindness can transform

Marijuana decision should be reconsidered

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