BC-OR--Oregon News Coverage Advisory, OR
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A reminder, this information is not for publication or broadcast and these coverage plans are subject to change.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.
VANCOUVER, Wash. —The number of confirmed measles cases near Portland grew to 30 on Friday — an outbreak boosted by lower-than-normal vaccination rates in what has been called an anti-vaccination U.S. “hot spot.” By Gillian Flaccus. SENT: 920 words. With AP Photos.
With BC-ID--MEASLES OUTBREAK-IDAHO: Washington measles outbreak prompts warning to Idaho doctors.
With BC-OR--MEASLES PORTLAND: Measles case confirmed in Multnomah County.
OREGON WILDFIRES-SMOKE RULES
PORTLAND, Ore. — The Oregon Environmental Quality Commission has approved new smoke rules for the state that will allow more planned burns that reduce wildfire risk by getting rid of underbrush and dead trees. SENT: 300 words.
PULLMAN, Wash. _ The No. 5 Oregon women play at Washington State on Friday. By Nicholas K. Geranios. Upcoming: 500 words. Game starts at 7 p.m. PST. Photos
SEATTLE _ No. 9 Oregon State looks to rebound from its double overtime loss to Arizona State when the Beavers face Washington on Friday night. By Tim Booth. UPCOMING: Game at 8 p.m. PT. 600 words.
BBO--MLB-UNIFORMS: Swoosh up front: Nike to replace Under Armour for MLB.
_MEASLES PORTLAND: Measles case confirmed in Multnomah County.
_BULLSEYE LAWSUIT SETTLEMENT: Portland glass maker settles class action lawsuit for $6.5M.
_VANCOUVER SHOOLS: Vancouver Public Schools avoids support staff strike.
The AP-Portland, Ore.