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Gov. Kate Brown declared state of emergency in 13 counties

Portland, Ore. — (KGW) Oregon Governor Kate Brown declared a state of emergency Thursday night in 13 counties. Multnomah Washington Clackamas Columbia Marion Polk Tillamook Yamhill Linn Lincoln Lane Clatsop Benton A storm brought record rainfall, causing significant flooding and damage throughout …

Minimum age for buying tobacco in question

Multnomah County, Ore. — Some local health advocates are asking for the minimum age of buying tobacco to be raised. Public health advocates asked the Multnomah County Board of Commissioners Tuesday to raise the minimum age to 21. The recommendation came as …