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A reminder, this information is not for publication or broadcast and these coverage plans are subject to change.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 1:30 p.m.
TURNER, Ore. - Winegrowers in southern Oregon faced financial ruin after a California winemaker claimed wildfire smoke tainted their grapes and refused to buy them. Now, the rejected fruit that was turned into wine by local vintners is facing another setback. Getting the Oregon wines to markets on time is in doubt because the federal agency that approves labels has a huge backlog from the government shutdown. By Andrew Selsky. SENT: 680 words. AP Photos.
VANCOUVER, Wash. — Authorities say there are now 38 confirmed cases of measles in an outbreak in the Pacific Northwest. By Gillian Flaccus. DEVELOPING. AP Photos.
SALEM, Ore. — Oregon is poised to permanently ban offshore drilling, and to prohibit any drilling infrastructure from crossing state waters. SENT: 360 words.
PORTLAND, Ore. _ The Utah Jazz have won 11 of their last 13 games heading into Wednesday night’s meeting with the Trail Blazers in Portland. By Erik Gundersen. UPCOMING: 600 words and photos. Game starts at 7:30 p.m. PST.
_MARIJUANA-AUDIT: Audit: Pot regulators fail to meet basic standards.
_OREGON-WILDFIRES: New Oregon council to examine wildfire-fighting strategies.
_SMALL PLANE CRASH: Crews reach wreckage of small plane, find body.
_DISABLED-SCAM: Man goes to prison for pretending to be disabled in DHS scam.