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Helicopter Crash Near Detroit Claims Life of Ax Men Pilot

Helicopter Crash Near Detroit Claims Life of Ax Men Pilot

Linn County Sheriff Tim Mueller reports on Monday, September 16, 2013 at 3:42 P.M., the Linn County Sheriff’s Office was notified of a helicopter crash near Blowout Road near Detroit. The incident occurred at a logging site on National Forest land, near Forest Service Road 1003, approximately two miles from Highway 22. Witnesses of the […]

Multiple Sclerosis Research in the Pacific NorthWest

By Carol Smith for Investigate West The Pacific Northwest has one of the highest rates of multiple sclerosis in the world, yet the reasons why remain elusive. It’s an old mystery, but one that now has a new face. Today, doctors are seeing a growing number of cases in kids. They hope these young patients […]

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Low Temperatures in the Immediate Forecast

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Low Temperatures in the Immediate Forecast

MUCH COOLER TEMPERATURES AND MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS THIS WEEK… A COLD UNSTABLE AIR MASS REMAINS IN PLACE OVER THE REGION THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THIS WEEK. AN ASSOCIATED UPPER LEVEL TROUGH WILL GRADUALLY DRIFT SOUTH FROM THE GULF OF ALASKA…SETTING UP JUST OFF OF THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST COASTLINE LATE TONIGHT INTO THURSDAY MORNING. EXPECT SNOW […]

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The Parkinson’s community has reason to celebrate today.  Years of advocacy have culminated in the passage of significant Food and Drug Administration (FDA) legislation.  The Food and Drug Administration Safety and Innovation Act, which reauthorizes so-called user fees that partially fund the FDA, contains an unprecedented number of patient-centric provisions. Included in the final legislation, […]

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Nine schools in the Educational Service District 112 region have been named 2011 Schools of Distinction for their success in student achievement. The awards are based on improvement on standardized tests over the preceding five years. A school must be at or above the state median for the grade band on a “Reading/Math Level Index.” […]

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