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County to pay Oregonian legal fees in public records dispute

Sep. 4, 2018 9:01 PM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Grant County has agreed to pay The Oregonian/OregonLive $28,000 in legal fees that the news organization spent to obtain public records about Sheriff Glenn Palmer's management of his office. The Oregonian/OregonLive reported Tuesday the money likely will come from the Grant County...

Police request funds for AR-15s in North Dakota city schools

Aug. 13, 2018 4:29 PM EDT

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Police in Bismarck, North Dakota, requested funding in the city's 2019 budget for equipment that includes AR-15 rifles for school resource officers. Bismarck Public Schools and the Bismarck Police Department plan to share the cost of purchasing nearly $26,000 worth of AR-15s, gun...