Recreational pot users score bud at Oregon shops

...sales next year.Foster Buds PDX in Portland had a couple hundred customers since opening just after midnight, shop manager Ken Martin said."It's just been a steady flow," he said, adding that employees repeatedly refilled jars with pot to meet...
Ketchikan hospital's parent company wins $3.66 million grant

...the same reason," he said.The Ketchikan staff wrote the grant on behalf of the system and will see some of the funding.Ken Tonjes, the chief administrative officer of the Ketchikan Medical Center, said PeaceHealth has not announced how and where...
Five Good Reads: Michelle Hale

...raising me in a real world, while still sheltering me such that I've come through strong."Sometimes a Great Notion" by Ken Kesey kicked my butt when I read it in the '80s. It reminded me of Prince of Wales Island where I lived my formative teenage...
Today In Sports History for Sept. 28

...Minnesota Vikings a 52-14 victory over the Baltimore Colts.1976 - Muhammad Ali wins a unanimous 15-round decision over Ken Norton at Yankee Stadium in New York to retain his world heavyweight title.1979 - Larry Holmes knocks out Earnie Shavers in...
US to accept 85,000 refugees in 2016

...Syrian) regime by Russia, or by any other country, risks exacerbating the conflict ... and only hinders future cooperation toward a successful transition."___Follow Ken Dilanian on Twitter at
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Sanders courts Christian conservative students

...I wouldn't vote for him," said Nathan White, a junior from Houston. White said he opposed gay marriage and abortion rights and described himself as a capitalist.___Follow Ken Thomas on Twitter:
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Computer models failing to accurately predict path of fires

...intensity of flames and where they'll burn."These fires are actually exceeding what our models will even predict," said Ken Pimlott, director of the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection.While rapidly spreading wildfires exacerbated...
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Today In Sports History for Sept. 13

...of 126 finish the first New York City Marathon, with Gary Muhrcke winning in 2 hours, 31 minutes, 38.2 seconds.1970 - Ken Rosewall of Australia beats countryman Tony Roche in the men's singles final at the U.S. Open.1981 - The Atlanta Falcons...
Favre, Owens, Faneca among first-year nominees John Carney; and linebackers Keith Bulluck and Mike Vrabel.Already nominated by the seniors committee are Ken Stabler and Dick Stanfel. The 2016 contributor candidate is former 49ers owner Edward DeBartolo, Jr.The nominees consist...
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Refugee surge raises concern about militants

...concerns us."___El Deeb reported from Beirut; Abdul-Zahra from Baghdad. Associated Press writers Zeina Karam in Beirut; David Rising in Berlin; Rayyan Sabet-Parry in Riga, Latvia; and Ken Dilanian in Washington also contributed.
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