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Overcoming addiction: Walk pushes for state action

MEDFORD, Ore. — Nearly one week after Jackson County officials declared a public crisis over the drug epidemic, they’re joining forces with addiction recovery groups. Officials partnered with Oregon Recovers Friday evening and held a “Walk for Recovery” at Hawthorne Park in …

Oregon cancer survivor wins lottery prize

BEND, Ore. – An Oregon man who beat cancer not once, but twice, is thanking his lucky stars once again after winning a multi-million dollar lottery prize. The Oregon Lottery said Stu MacDonald of Bend purchased lottery tickets weekly, each time his …

PG&E reaches wildfire settlement

BUTTE COUNTY, Calif. (NBC) – A California power company blamed for sparking devastating and deadly wildfires reached a multi-billion dollar settlement. State investigators have linked the 2018 Camp Fire in northern California to Pacific Gas and Electric Company transmission lines. 85 people …