BC-Oregon News Coverage
Our news coverage plans for Oregon. If you have questions or suggestions about the report, please call the Portland bureau at 503-228-2169. The West Regional Desk can be reached at (602) 417-2400.
A reminder, this information is not for publication or broadcast and these coverage plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking and more newsworthy events may take precedence. Advisories, digests and digest advisories will keep you up to date.
Oregon at 1:20 p.m.
CEO TOP PAID BY STATE
Here are the top paid CEOs by state for 2018, as calculated by The Associated Press and Equilar, an executive data firm. Oregon: Bryan DeBoer, Lithia Motors, $5.5 million. SENT: 560 words. With AP photos.
OIL TRAIN ACCIDENTS
BILLINGS, Mont. — The Trump administration said Thursday it was withdrawing a proposal for freight trains to have at least two crew members, nullifying a safety measure drafted under President Barack Obama in response to explosions of crude oil trains in the U.S. and Canada. By Matthew Brown. SENT: 500 words. With AP photos.
TRAIN STABBING PORTLAND LAWSUIT
PORTLAND, Ore. — The family of light-rail train stabbing victim Taliesin Namkai-Meche has filed a $10.1 million lawsuit against TriMet and the Portland Police Bureau for failing to arrest and ban Jeremy Christian from the system before Namkai-Meche and another passenger were killed. SENT: 490 words.
_51st STATE: Supporters of 51st state hold bake sale to raise money.
_DEPUTY ARRESTED: Deputy jailed following report of attack on ex-girlfriend.
_NEWPORT HOMICIDE GUILTY: Jury finds woman guilty in Newport man’s murder.
_OREGON REFUGE OCCUPIER: Refuge occupier ordered to get govt. ID, file tax return.
_FATAL TRAIL FALL: Man dies in fall from trail in southern Oregon.
_OREGON TUITION INCREASE: University of Oregon to raise in-state tuition next year.
The AP-Portland, Ore.