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Fan buying famed ‘Goonies’ house in Oregon, listed for $1.7M

Dec. 04, 2022 11:12 AM EST

ASTORIA, Ore. (AP) — The listing agent for the Victorian home featured in the “The Goonies” film in Astoria, Oregon, said this week the likely new owner is a fan of the classic coming-of-age movie about friendships and treasure hunting, and he promises to preserve and protect the landmark. ...

Sjolund scores 18, Portland beats N. Dakota 90-69

Dec. 03, 2022 22:42 PM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Kristian Sjolund’s 18 points helped Portland defeat North Dakota 90-69 on Saturday night. Sjolund also had seven rebounds for the Pilots (7-4). Tyler Robertson scored 18 points while shooting 5 for 9 (1 for 3 from 3-point range) and 7 of 7 from the free...

Saterfield, Parker both have 24 in Portland State's win

Dec. 03, 2022 19:30 PM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Jorell Saterfield and Cameron Parker scored 24 points apiece as Portland State beat Air Force 68-64 on Saturday night. Saterfield shot 10 for 17, including 3 for 8 from beyond the arc for the Vikings (5-4). Parker was 5 of 6 from the field and 14 for 16 from...

No. 19 Oregon women overwhelm Portland 90-51

Dec. 03, 2022 19:15 PM EST

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Chance Gary scored 20 points, Phillipina Kyei had a double-double and 19th-ranked Oregon ran away from Portland 90-51 on Saturday. Kyei and Endyia Rogers both had 12 points for the Ducks (6-1) with Kyei grabbing 13 rebounds. Taya Hanson had 11 points and Te-Hina...

Scientists call for action to help sunflower sea stars

Dec. 03, 2022 14:32 PM EST

ASTORIA, Ore. (AP) — Scientists along the West Coast are calling for action to help sunflower sea stars, among the largest sea stars in the world, recover from catastrophic population declines. Experts say a sea star wasting disease epidemic that began in 2013 has decimated about...

Dante leads Oregon past Washington State in 2nd half 74-60

Dec. 02, 2022 00:59 AM EST

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — N'Faly Dante scored 16 of his 22 points in the second half when Oregon used a 13-2 run to jump start a 74-60 win over Washington State in the Pac-12 Conference opener on Thursday night. The game was played within four points through the first 26 minutes. TJ...

Oregon St. ends 4-game skid, edges UW in Pac-12 opener

Dec. 02, 2022 00:50 AM EST

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Dzmitry Ryuny had 14 points, Dexter Akanno scored the last three points and Oregon State held off Washington for a 66-65 win on Thursday night in a Pac-12 Conference opener. Akanno converted a three-point play with 8.2 seconds remaining. Keion Brooks missed...

Hawkins leads unbeaten No. 8 UConn past Okla St 74-64

Dec. 01, 2022 22:13 PM EST

STORRS, Conn. (AP) — Jordan Hawkins scored a career-high 26 points to lead unbeaten No. 8 UConn past Oklahoma State 74-64 on Thursday night in the Big East-Big 12 Battle. Adama Sanogo added 20 points and Andre Jackson scored 11 for the Huskies (9-0). Hawkins was 6...

Tough Oregon gun law faces legal challenge, could be delayed

Dec. 01, 2022 18:59 PM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Midterm voters in Oregon narrowly passed one of the toughest gun control laws in the nation, buoying the hopes of gun control supporters, but the new permit-to-purchase mandate and ban on high-capacity magazines now faces a lawsuit that could put it on ice just days before...

Crews clean up landslide on closed highway east of Astoria

Dec. 01, 2022 17:12 PM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Crews are working to clear debris from a landslide that has closed part of a highway near Astoria in northwestern Oregon. The Oregon Department of Transportation said it has removed a commercial truck that was caught in the rubble but that it still needs to be...