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BC-Oregon News Coverage

March 30, 2019

Our news coverage plans for Oregon today. 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A reminder, this information is not for publication or broadcast and these coverage plans are subject to change.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 a.m.

SECRETARY OF STATE

SALEM, Ore. — Gov. Kate Brown on Friday chose Bev Clarno, a former Republican legislator and Speaker of the House, to be the next secretary of state. By Sarah Zimmerman. SENT: 280 words.

TAX LAWSUIT

PORTLAND, Ore. — The Oregon Tax Court has sided with Democratic lawmakers on a lawsuit filed last year by a Republican state senator hoping to overturn a controversial tax law. SENT: 390 words.

SPORTS:

BKC--NCAA OREGON VIRGINIA

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Ty Jerome’s 3-pointer was memorable not only for its timing, but because it marked one of the few Virginia made against Oregon. By Gary B. Graves. SENT: 820 words. With AP photos.

BKW--NCAA WOMEN’S TIPPING OFF

ALBANY, N.Y. — There will be plenty of star power and Pac-12 teams on display when the women’s Sweet 16 tips off on Friday night with four games. By Doug Feinberg. SENT: 720 words. With AP photos.

BKN--TRAIL BLAZERS HAWKS

ATLANTA — Damian Lillard scored 36 points, Al-Farouq Aminu added 17 and 11 rebounds, and the Portland Trail Blazers extended their winning streak to a season-high six games with a 118-98 victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Friday night. By George Henry. SNET: 530 words. With AP photos.

IN BRIEF:

_INTEL LAYOFFS: Hundreds of Intel tech administrators laid off.

_FATAL SHOOTING: Man killed in Portland shooting.

_SECRETARY OF STATE: Governor says she has chosen next secretary of state.

_HOSPITAL WORKER SEX ABUSE: Mental health hospital worker accused of patient sex abuse.

_CYCLIST AMTRAK COLLISION: Authorities identify bicyclist killed in train collision.

_GRANDMOTHER ASSAULT: Man found guilty except for insanity in attack on relative.

The AP - Portland, Ore.