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Oil train derails in Seattle; no injuries or spill

oregonlive.com — SEATTLE - Three tanker cars in an oil train from North Dakota derailed at a rail yard in Seattle early Thursday, but Burlington Northern Santa Fe says none of the oil spilled. Gus Melonas says a locomotive and buffer car loaded with sand also left the rails about 2 a.m.
Jul 24, 2014

Hey, everyone. One of those oil trains derailed in Seattle. You know, the ones that blow up? Luckily, this one didn't oregonlive.com/pacific-northw…

Jul 24, 2014

Latest on NW wildfires @jjeremiahcasey: Lightning triggers 92 fires with six turning into large blazes in Oregon s.oregonlive.com/mptf4Va

Jul 24, 2014

RT @jjeremiahcasey: Northwest wildfires: Lightning triggers 92 fires with six turning into large blazes in Oregon s.oregonlive.com/mptf4Va via @LynnePDX

Jul 24, 2014

Northwest wildfires: Lightning triggers 92 fires with six turning into large blazes in Oregon s.oregonlive.com/mptf4Va via @LynnePDX

Thursday: OBF day two; Widmer/10 Barrel Collabo; Dutch brewers showcase; Drake fly-by; EastBurn pig roast

oregonlive.com — A rainy day did little to deter the crowds at the OBF's first day yesterday, as grand marshals John Maier and Brett Joyce tapped the first beer --- a cask of 9-percent Super-Duper Dog brewed by Lucky Labrador's Ben Flerchinger...pure hop syrup!
Jul 24, 2014

Via The Beer Here: Thursday: OBF day two; Widmer/10 Barrel Collabo; Dutch brewers showcase; Drake ... bit.ly/1tGtEYG #oregonbeer

Tigard police search nuisance home tied to heroin dealing, authorities say

oregonlive.com — A months-long investigation into a Tigard nuisance home, tied to heroin dealing, culminated in at least two arrests after authorities served a search warrant Thursday morning, the police department said. Tigard investigators and Washington County SWAT members executed the warrant about 4:45 a.m.
Jul 24, 2014

Tigard police search nuisance home tied to heroin dealing, authorities say bit.ly/1rPfpk6 (by @rwoolington)

Jul 24, 2014

Under Armour stock surges as company projects $3 billion in sales s.oregonlive.com/oyNaEHc via @oregonian

Jul 24, 2014

Pac-12 Media Days: Oregon State's Mike Riley, Sean Mannion, Michael Doctor take stage (live updates) s.oregonlive.com/UMHpJbQ via @oregonian

Christian Brennan breezes through the rain to qualify for the World Junior 400 semis

By Ken Goe
oregonlive.com — EUGENE - Christian Brennan t ook care of business on a wet Wednesday morning in the IAAF World Junior Track & Field Championships at Hayward Field. Brennan, who recently completed her freshman year at Oregon, qualified automatically for the women's 400-meter semifinals by finishing third in her first-round heat.
Jul 24, 2014

Oregon's Christian Brennan breezes through the rain into the 400 semifinals at the World Juniors: oregonlive.com/trackandfield/…

Great Britain's Morgan Lake turns a 2013 failure into a 2014 heptathlon title: IAAF World Junior Championships 2014

oregonlive.com — EUGENE - This time, Great Britain's Morgan Lake didn't think. She just went out and performed. It worked brilliantly for the 17-year-old Lake, who posted personal bests in the javelin and 800 meters Wednesday to win the heptathlon at the IAAF World Junior Track & Field Championships at Hayward Field.
Jul 24, 2014

British heptathlete Morgan Lake turns 2013 disappointment into 2014 gold: oregonlive.com/trackandfield/…

The real stars of the World Junior Championships have been the Eugene fans; Oregon track & field rundown

By Ken Goe
oregonlive.com — EUGENE -- Despite an unseasonably bad streak of weather, Eugene seems to be making a good impression as we head into the third day of the IAAF World Junior Track & Field Championships. The crowds have been decent, and perhaps more importantly, enthusiastic and vocal.
Jul 24, 2014

The real stars of the IAAF World Junior Championships have been the fans; Oregon T&F rundown: oregonlive.com/trackandfield/…

Jul 24, 2014

The 6 new 2014-2015 TV shows I'm most excited about: TV Press Tour s.oregonlive.com/Y4kDGmS via @oregonian

Pac-12 Media Day 2 live stream, chat: Watch the press conferences here and ask your questions

oregonlive.com — LOS ANGELES - Day 2 of the Pac-12 Media Days starts at 9 a.m. in the Theater Lobby at Paramount Studios. First up at 9 a.m. is Lydia Murphy-Stephens, president of the Pac-12 Networks. Oregon State, represented by head coach Mike Riley, along with quarterback Sean Mannion and linbacker Michael Doctor, are scheduled for 10:10 a.m.
Jul 24, 2014

RT @OregonianSports: Pac-12 Media Day 2 live stream, chat: Watch the press conferences here and ask your questions orne.ws/1rcUJkE

Smoking meth with teen lands Beaverton man on probation: Washington County courts

oregonlive.com — Updates on recently resolved cases in Washington County Circuit Court.
Jul 24, 2014

Smoking meth with teen lands Beaverton man on probation: #WashCo courts bit.ly/1mJ4rHx

Inside Oregon prisons: Most inmates at Two Rivers never see the horizon

oregonlive.com — Two Rivers Correctional Institution sits about 100 yards from a bucolic bulge in the Columbia River called Lake Wallula. But prisoners inside seldom, if ever, see this grand green pool of water and the irrigated crops beyond.
Jul 24, 2014

.@Bryan_Denson & @bethnakamura take readers inside Oregon's Two Rivers Correctional Institution: bit.ly/1mJ43Zo