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A $1 million Department of Justice grant would shift the focus to mental health in schools, educational settings.

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(Photo/ Jodie Covington) 

Officials reported on Tuesday that 93% of the state's hospital beds for adults and 90% of the intensive care unit beds are full.

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Kevin Peterson Jr. 

Kevin Peterson had been shot twice in the chest and in his shoulder and arm. He died at the scene.

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Oregon Gov. Kate Brown announced Monday she is extending the statewide residential mortgage foreclosure moratorium

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(Ken Lambert/The Seattle Times via AP) 

A large homeless encampment at Seattle’s City Hall Park that has put city leaders under significant political pressure recently was almost entirely gone Thursday.

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Beginning Friday, everyone who is 5 years or older in Oregon - regardless of vaccination status - will be required to wear masks in indoor public spaces.

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(AP Photo/Nathan Howard, File) 

People in the Pacific Northwest braced for another major, multiday heat wave starting Wednesday, just over a month after record-shattering hot weather killed hundreds of the region's most vulnerable people when temperatures soared to 116 degrees

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Oregon Governor Kate Brown 

The governor’s decision solidifies next steps, pleases Black advocacy groups.

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(Ken Lambert/The Seattle Times via AP) 

Most state workers in Washington, as well as hundreds of thousands of private health care and long-term care employees, will be required to show proof of vaccination for COVID-19 by Oct. 18 or face losing their jobs

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(Image/Multnomah County) 

Beginning Aug. 13, everyone 5 and older must wear a face covering, regardless of vaccination status

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