BC-OR--Oregon News Coverage, 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A reminder, this information is not for publication or broadcast and these coverage plans are subject to change.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.
GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN-HARASSMENT TRAINING
SALEM, Ore. —The partial federal government shutdown reached the Oregon State Capitol on Tuesday, when training by a federal agency for lawmakers on workplace harassment prevention was canceled. By Andrew Selsky. SENT: 420 words. With AP Photos.
LEGAL HEMP FDA
SALEM, Ore. — Oregon’s two senators on Tuesday urged the head of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to update federal regulations to permit interstate commerce of food products containing a key non-psychoactive ingredient of cannabis. By Andrew Selsky. SENT: 420 words. With AP photos.
RENO, Nev. — The U.S. Forest Service has built its first corral for wild horses, which could allow it to bypass federal restrictions and sell the animals for slaughter. By Scott Sonner. SENT: 850 words. AP photos.
NEW JUDGE-JACKSON COUNTY
MEDFORD, Ore. —Southwestern Oregon county legal players want another judge. SENT: 300 words.
RANCHING STANDOFF SENTENCE
LAS VEGAS — Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy’s bodyguard in confrontations with U.S land management agents became the last of 19 defendants from 11 states to be sentenced on Tuesday in an armed standoff nearly five years ago. By Ken Ritter. SENT: 520 words. With AP photos.
_SCHOOL SHOOTING-OREGON: Family of man fatally shot by cops in Eugene to do independent inquiry.
_MEASLES-PORTLAND AIRPORT: Officials: Contagious kids with measles at Portland airport.
_E-SCOOTERS PORTLAND: E-scooters to return to Portland this spring.
_ICY FALL-FATAL: Man dies of exposure after fall on icy driveway near La Pine.
_SNAKE RIVER DAMS: Tri-Cities groups pushing support for Snake River dams.
_BEND-NURSES: Nurses in Bend reach contract deal.
The AP-Portland, Ore.