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Oregon governor cites Florida shooting in local gun control

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SALEM — Oregon’s governor, backing gun-control legislation on Tuesday before a panel of state senators, said anguished voices in the wake of the school shooting in Florida must be heard.

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OSU students must disclose past crimes

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Oregon State University will require all students to self-report past felony convictions and registered sex offender status before enrolling for fall term but will not bar them from school activities unless they pose a safety risk, the university announced on Thursday.

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Possible challenge for vision board

Corvallis Mayor Biff Traber used an interesting icebreaker Jan. 22 at the second meeting of the Imagine Corvallis Action Board, a new panel charged with implementing the city’s vision project.

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1 climber dies, rescuers reach others on Oregon peak

GOVERNMENT CAMP (AP) — Rescuers reached more than a half-dozen climbers stranded by tumbling rocks and falling ice on Oregon’s tallest peak before expected heavy snow makes conditions even more treacherous. One climber fell to his death earlier Tuesday.

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Oregon House OKs health care as a right, funding questioned

SALEM — Oregon’s Legislature took a step Tuesday toward enshrining the right to health care in the state Constitution, a move that would be unprecedented in the United States but raises serious funding questions.

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Oregon Governor declares addiction a public health crisis

SALEM — Oregon Governor Kate Brown has declared addiction a public health crisis in the state.

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Vaccination clinics resume at OSU

Oregon State University will hold three days of vaccination clinics this week in a bid to end an outbreak of meningococcal disease on campus.

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The Angry Beaver Sports Grill aims to serve food, drinks, and as Oregon State athletics museum

The Angry Beaver Sports Grill in downtown Corvallis is more than just another sports bar where people can watch the big games or the Olympics, said owner Randy Holmes.

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The future of forestry: OSU college gets a major makeover, but not everyone approves

On a campus dominated by red brick and concrete, Oregon State University’s George W. Peavy Forest Science Center stands out.

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