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Federal disaster declared over storm damage in 6 counties

Jul. 10, 2019 9:27 PM EDT

ROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) — Federal officials formally declared a disaster Tuesday in Douglas, Linn and 4 other Oregon counties for severe storms that hit the area in April. KATU-TV reports the disaster declaration signed Tuesday comes in response to the severe storms, flooding, landslides and mudslides April 6...

Woman sues Oregon sheriff over immigration detainer

Jun. 12, 2019 1:58 PM EDT

ROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) — A woman who was deported to Mexico after posting bail at an Oregon jail has sued the sheriff in that county, alleging he violated her rights when he held her for federal immigration authorities after she had posted bail. Oregon Public Broadcasting reported Wednesday that Irene...