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Princess in cockfighting case gets probation
The Walkers were arrested in 2013 after authorities said they staged at least 10 cockfighting derbies in a barn at their ranch in Irrigon, Ore., 175 miles east of Portland.

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DOL seeks additional charges against growers
DOL seeks additional charges against growers
The U.S. Department of Labor wants to expand litigation against Oregon blueberry farmers accused of "hot goods" labor law violations.
Economist doubts population projections
Projections of massive global population growth may be inflated, which casts doubt on the notion of long term upward pressure on commodity crop prices, an economist says.
Rustlers grab 3 calves from Culver ranches
As many as 200 head of cattle are stolen each year in Oregon but many losses aren’t reported to law enforcement.
Woman killed in tractor accident
Sheriff Bruce Riley says the woman was working Tuesday afternoon with a 49-year-old man in an effort to remove an oak tree on private property.
77,000-acre cattle operation changes hands
Another large property in Central Oregon recently changed hands.
Josephine County to vote on pesticide ban
Opponents of a proposed ban on commercial pesticide use in Oregon's Josephine County say the measure is pre-empted by state law but could nonetheless spur vandalism, trespass and assault.
Hal Salwasser, former OSU College of Forestry dean, dies at 69
Hal Salwasser, former OSU College of Forestry dean, dies at 69
Hal Salwasser, former dean of the Oregon State University College of Forestry, has died at age 69.
College of Forestry hopes to build ‘showpiece’
College of Forestry hopes to build ‘showpiece’
The plans include a remodel of Peavy Hall, headquarters of the college, and construction of a Center for Advanced Wood Building Design and Manufacturing, which will include laboratories to test and create new wood-product designs.
Wood more environmentally sound building material, OSU forester says
Wood more environmentally sound building material, OSU forester says
Oregon State University forestry dean touts advantages of building with wood.
Oregon GMO measure poised to set spending record
Both sides of the battle over Measure 92 have raised more than $17 million combined.