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Man pleads no contest to shooting that killed 1, wounded 2

Jan. 19, 2022 09:12 AM EST

ROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) — A Roseburg man pleaded no contest to second-degree murder and two counts of assault with a weapon in connection with a shooting outside a motel that killed one person and wounded two others. Devin McNamara, 34, entered the pleas in Douglas County Circuit...

People shot outside Oregon concert identified

Jan. 18, 2022 20:55 PM EST

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Police have identified six people who were shot outside a concert Friday in Oregon, and confirmed they are all either in stable condition or out of the hospital. The five people from Oregon and one person from California were gathered at a porch area behind...

Feds furious they were not told about police training slide

Jan. 18, 2022 18:57 PM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Lawyers from the U.S. Department of Justice have told Portland’s police chief and city attorney to give them all “original, unredacted” Portland police Rapid Response Team training materials, furious the city didn’t make them aware when it knew months ago of a...

No. 10 Arizona's Barnes reprimanded for comment on officials

Jan. 18, 2022 13:08 PM EST

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — The Pac-12 Conference has reprimanded No. 10 Arizona women's basketball coach Adia Barnes for public comments about officiating following a game against Oregon last weekend. Barnes was incensed following a testy 68-66 loss to the Ducks on Saturday that included...

Portland nurses 'urgently concerned' about health in schools

Jan. 17, 2022 20:26 PM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — As COVID-19 cases surge in Oregon — forcing some of the state’s largest school districts to close last week due to staffing shortages — a letter from three dozen nurses at the Portland Public School District circulated over the weekend, in which they question the...

Paopao, Oregon beat another top-10 foe, bumping No. 9 UConn

Jan. 17, 2022 20:12 PM EST

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Te-Hina Paopao had 22 points and eight rebounds as Oregon beat No. 9 Connecticut 72-59 on Monday. Sedona Prince added 14 points as Oregon (10-5, 2-1) won its second game against a Top-10 team in three days. The Ducks defeated seventh-ranked Arizona 68-66 in...

Von Oelhoffen's clutch 3-pointer sparks Oregon State women

Jan. 17, 2022 20:06 PM EST

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Talia von Oelhoffen drilled a 3-pointer with 18 seconds left in overtime, lifting Oregon State to a 69-66 victory over No. 22 Colorado on Monday. Von Oelhoffen missed a jumper with 24 seconds left but got a second chance after Jelena Mitrovic grabbed the...

Dan Rayfield likely to be Oregon’s next House speaker

Jan. 17, 2022 11:30 AM EST

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — State Rep. Dan Rayfield is poised to be the next Oregon House Speaker after being officially nominated by Democratic representatives for the post. Oregon Public Broadcasting reports that Rayfield, of Corvallis, prevailed Sunday in a contested race to replace...

SoCal Sweep: Oregon follows UCLA upset with win vs No. 5 USC

Jan. 16, 2022 02:18 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Oregon's Dana Altman has accomplished plenty in his 37 years as a college basketball coach. He added a new one to his list Saturday night. Altman's Ducks became the first team in 46 years to knock off two top-five teams on the road within a five-day span, beating...

No. 3 UCLA beats Oregon St. 81-65 behind Juzang's 24 points

Jan. 16, 2022 01:23 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Coming off an overtime loss, UCLA paid the price in practice. The third-ranked Bruins went hard and it paid off. Johnny Juzang scored 19 of his 24 points in the second half when UCLA pulled away to beat Oregon State 81-65 on Saturday night. “We...