August 2012

Food Carts Promoted By Timbers

By Jim McCoy Thu 30th August SportsMLSPortland Timbers

Soccer and food carts. It doesn't get more Portland.
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Tennis: Two Former #1 Women Advance at US Open

By Jim McCoy Thu 30th August SportsTennisUS Open

Former top-ranked players Ana Ivanovic and Jelena Jankovic of Serbia are quietly into the third round of the U.S. Open with impressive performances so far.
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Seiad Valley Evacuation Remains In Effect

By Jim McCoy Thu 30th August NewsGoff FireSeiad Valleywildfire

The mandatory evacuation for residents of Seiad Valley remains in effect as the Goff Fire continues to burn. At latest word, the fire has grown to 16,765 acres and is 16 percent contained.Read More »

Applicants Sought For Opening on CP School Board

By Jim McCoy Thu 30th August NewsCentral Point School Districtschool boards

Central Point School District 6 is accepting applications for a position on their school board. Position 5, Zone 1, the area of the district south of the Rogue River is opening.Read More »

Quadruplet To Get Psychiatric Help

By Jim McCoy Thu 30th August NewsAndrew Rondateen assault

Andrew Ronda, the 16-year old Medford quadruplet charged with stabbing his brother is headed to a Portland mental health facility- Albertin Kerr- for treatment. A charge of attempted murder was dropped after a review by psychologist and police. He's now dealing with a charge of attempted first-degree assault.Read More »

Remains Found Are Tentatively Identified

By Jim McCoy Thu 30th August Newsdeath investigationremains found

The remains of a woman found in July in Douglas County have been tentatively identified, and the sheriff's office says a homicide investigation is under way.  A statement Thursday from the sheriff's office says the remains are believed to be those of a Myrtle Creek woman, 55-year-old Deborah Schneider, who has been missing since 2010.
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Replacement Refs To Work Week 1 of NFL Season

By Jim McCoy Wed 29th August Sportslabor disputesNFLofficials

The NFL will open the regular season with replacement officials.  League executive Ray Anderson has told the 32 teams that with negotiations remain at a standstill between the NFL and the officials' union. The replacements will be on the field beginning next Wednesday night when the Cowboys visit the Giants to open the season.
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Comeback Tennis Player Is On To The Second Round

By Jim McCoy Wed 29th August Sportstennis. US Open

Brian Baker's remarkable comeback from a series of operations has him back in the U.S. Open for the first time since 2005 - and into the second round, too. The 27-year-old Baker, of Nashville, Tenn., beat 92nd-ranked Jan Hajek of the Czech Republic 6-3, 6-4, 6-2 Wednesday.
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State Revenue Forecast Offers Short-Term Relief, Long-Term Concerns

By Jim McCoy Wed 29th August NewsOregon economystate revenue forecast

State economists are a bit more optimistic about near-term tax collections than they were three months ago, but they say sluggish economic growth poses long-term financial challenges for Oregon.
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Firefighters Stationed To Protect Homes Near Goff Fire

By Jim McCoy Wed 29th August NewsevacuationsGoff Firewildfires

Reports from the front lines indicate that the Goff Fire has reached containment lines, some within a few hundreds of some structures along the west side of Siead Creek Road and Highway 96 in Seiad Valley.
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