AP-OR--Oregon News Coverage,ADVISORY, OR
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PORTLAND, Ore. — Gov. Kate Brown has settled on a retired tech executive to be the next board chair for Oregon’s complicated, underfunded and controversial Public Employees Retirement System, despite the nominee’s apparent reluctance to immediately lead the body. An AP Member Exchange by Ted Sickinger, The Oregonian/OregonLive.
GYPSY HILL KILLINGS
REDWOOD CITY, Calif. - A career criminal who authorities believe is the Gypsy Hill Killer faces trial Friday in Northern California for the murders of two young women four decades ago. DNA evidence linking the suspect to the crimes was taken from a man when he entered the Oregon prison in 1989 where he was serving 90 years for rape and attempted murder. By Paul Elias. DEVELOPING. AP Photos.
EUGENE, Ore. — For his first outing of the season, Oregon quarterback Justin Herbert had six touchdowns — five via pass and one on the ground. There’s a possibility that against Portland State on Saturday that he won’t be in the game long enough to get as many. By Anne M. Peterson. UPCOMING: 600 words and photos by 3 p.m. PT.
FBC--SOUTHERN UTAH-OREGON ST
It was uncertain whether Oregon State quarterback Jake Luton would be back in time for Saturday’s game against Southern Utah. Luton left the opener at Ohio State with concussion-like symptoms after the first series and was replaced by backup Conor Blount. The Beavers (0-1) lost the game 77-31. By Anne M. Peterson. UPCOMING: 600 words and photos.
—PUSHED OFF BRIDGE: Teen accused of shoving friend off bridge appears in court.
—CLATSOP COUNTY SHERIFF: Clatsop County sheriff won’t seek re-election.
—POLICE SHOOTING: Officer-involved shooting in Beaverton.
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