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Dec 22, 2014

Seaside child died of blunt force trauma, death ruled homicide s.oregonlive.com/GFHX29l via @oregonian

The 1964 Christmas Flood: Oregonian carried stories, readers lived them

oregonlive.com — The headline over the main story said "Widespread Flooding Follows Snow Storm" and the story said that rivers and streams had crested and gave hope that water would soon be going down. But as it turned out, the full impact of The 1964 Christmas Flood was still to come.
Dec 22, 2014

RT @mbrence: Very interesting photos from the @pdx Christmas Flood, 50 years ago: oregonlive.com/history/2014/1…

Dec 22, 2014

Very interesting photos from the @pdx Christmas Flood, 50 years ago: oregonlive.com/history/2014/1…

Ty Griffin is preparing the Oregon Duck defense for Jameis Winston and his brother, Taj, for life in Eugene

oregonlive.com — EUGENE -- When Oregon's holiday break began immediately after last Saturday's practice ended, and the Ducks scattered to points near and far from across the country for a little rest and relaxation, one player who wasn't in as big a hurry to leave was Ty Griffin.
Dec 22, 2014

The red-shirting Ty Griffin helps Oregon prepare for Jameis Winston: oregonlive.com/ducks/index.ss…

Dec 22, 2014

RT @AndrewGreif: New post: Ty Griffin is preparing the Oregon Duck defense for Jameis Winston and his brother, Taj, for life in Eugene bit.ly/1JIE2Zg

Portland's compromise with Uber recognizes inevitable competition: Editorial Agenda 2014

oregonlive.com — Uber's decision to break into the Portland market certainly cost the controversial ride-sharing company PR points that it didn't have to spare. But challenging the city for failing to adapt its taxi regulations to allow for new competitors like Uber has quickly paid off.
Dec 22, 2014

PDX's agreement with @Uber_PDX a step in right direction - accepting reality of competition, tech. @oregonianstump oregonlive.com/opinion/index.…

Oregon State Beavers officially announce Gary Andersen's support staff

oregonlive.com — Oregon State officially announced Monday that Zach Nyborg, Jason Thomas and Vincent Guinta have been hired as part of new football coach Gary Andersen's support staff. Nyborg will serve as the associate athletic director/chief of staff and will be responsible for overseeing all areas of the football program as a member of the athletic department's senior staff.
Dec 22, 2014

Here's a look at Oregon State's support staff under new coach Gary Andersen oregonlive.com/beavers/index.…

Hooked on Failure: Top 10 takeaways from The Oregonian series on addiction treatment

oregonlive.com — In five minutes, we can get you up to speed on a public health crisis that should matter to you. We're providing you the highlights of "Hooked on Failure," The Oregonian's examination of the state's flawed addiction treatment system. This matters to you because perhaps you, a relative or friend have been through the system or need it.
Dec 22, 2014

RT @OregonianPol: Hooked on Failure: Top 10 takeaways from The Oregonian series on addiction treatment orne.ws/1CwECEz

Remembering Joe Cocker - and his greatest performances (video)

oregonlive.com — The Grammy-winning performer was best known for his cover of the Beatles' "With a Little Help From My Friends."
Dec 22, 2014

Remembering Joe Cocker - and his greatest performances (video) oregonlive.com/music/index.ss…

Art over Industry: Ale Apothecary brings its rare Oregon craft beers to the BeerMongers

oregonlive.com — The BeerMongers and Ale Apothecary's Paul Arney host a free tasting of some Ale Apothecary beers. They'll have fresh bottles of El Cuatro, Sahati, La Tache and Sahalie for sale and they're raiding the Mongers cellar for several vintage bottles to sell as holiday gifts for the beer lover who has almost everything.
Dec 22, 2014

Via The Beer Here: Art over Industry: Ale Apothecary brings its rare Oregon craft beers to the Bee... bit.ly/1JK2Obg #oregonbeer

Dec 22, 2014

Art over Industry: Ale Apothecary brings its rare Oregon craft beers to the BeerMongers s.oregonlive.com/kcB8tmb via @oregonian

Dec 22, 2014

North Korea's Sony attack prompts wave of hacker threats - now even Iggy Azalea isn't safe s.oregonlive.com/6JOXNyZ via @oregonian

Talk finances before marriage; Social Security windfall elimination provision: Money Talk (Q&A)

oregonlive.com — Dear Liz: My daughter is getting married in September. She recently confided that she and her fiance have never discussed their respective debts (if any), credit scores or financial goals. She is hesitant to bring this up with him but realizes it's a discussion that needs to happen before they marry.
Dec 22, 2014

Talk finances before marriage; Social Security windfall elimination provision: Money Talk (Q&A) bit.ly/1CwgP7A

Dec 22, 2014

#Homeland and #TheAffair finales spark debate; Tom Brokaw cancer in remission: TV Talk s.oregonlive.com/UGWjZeE via @oregonian

Oregon Ducks rush to greatness: To fly, the Ducks' offense knows it must first run

oregonlive.com — EUGENE - Over the past nine seasons of Oregon football, the Ducks have changed uniforms, changed coaches, and changed their facilities. But one constant has remained: The Ducks run the ball better than anyone in the Pac-12 Conference.
Dec 22, 2014

Oregon Ducks rush to greatness: To fly, the Ducks' offense knows it must first run oregonlive.com/ducks/index.ss…

Where the problems are: REO properties by state

oregonlive.com — This is a telling chart from the Federal Housing Finance Agency. It shows that Oregon has fared better than its neighbors in avoiding the biggest problems stemming from the overheating of the housing market and its subsequent collapse. Of course, this is partly the law of small numbers at work.

Off-the-field problems behind him for now, Jameis Winston can concentrate on that depleted Oregon secondary: Issues & Answers

By Ken Goe
oregonlive.com — A couple of unrelated items ... -- OK, raise your hand if you thought Jameis Winston would be found guilty of violating Florida State's Student Code of Conduct? And, well, he wasn't. As this report yesterday by the Associated Press reveals, Winston was cleared of four alleged violations.
Dec 22, 2014

Off-the-field problems behind him, Jameis Winston can concentrate on Oregon's depleted secondary; Issues & Answers: oregonlive.com/collegefootbal…

Tidbits from women's basketball's 10-0 record start: Oregon State Beavers rundown

oregonlive.com — The Oregon State women's basketball team extended its record start to 10-0 over the weekend with a pair of victories over Southern Illinois (71-55) and Nevada (73-50) in the New Orleans Shootout. Now looming is a Sunday contest at No. 11 Tennessee. With the No.
Dec 22, 2014

With a week off and Sunday's game at No. 11 Tennessee looming, here are some tidbits abt @oregonstatewbb's 10-0 start oregonlive.com/beavers/index.…

Sales of existing homes slow in November; a 'one-month aberration'?

oregonlive.com — Purchases of previously owned U.S. homes dropped more than forecast in November as residential real estate struggles to sustain its recovery even as borrowing costs remain low. Sales fell 6.1 percent to a 4.93 million annual rate last month, the weakest reading since May, from 5.25 million pace in October, figures from the National Association of Realtors showed Monday.
Dec 22, 2014

Great read by @davidstabler: Skyline cowboys: High above the city, ironworkers remake Portland's face s.oregonlive.com/48AF64h via @oregonian

What The Oregonian revealed in 2014 - our investigative team's top stories

oregonlive.com — The Oregonian's investigative team turned its spotlight on the dark corners of Oregon in 2014, exposing conduct others would like to keep secret.
Dec 22, 2014

What did the investigative team @Oregonian accomplish in 2014? Take a look at some of our best work of the year: bit.ly/16JHLXm