2nd Oregon News Minute from the AP

Date: 04/23/2013 09:29 AM

OR–2nd NewsMinute/215
Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press


DONALD, Ore. (AP) – The Marion County sheriff’s office says one person was killed and four injured in a car-pickup truck collision last night west of Donald. A passenger in the car was killed. The sheriff’s office says the car was making a left turn when it collided with the truck.

SALEM, Ore. (AP) – The Oregon Senate has voted to ban people under age 18 from using tanning beds. Young people who have doctor’s notes could use the tanning beds, and the Senate amended the bill to allow 17-year-olds to use them with their parents’ permission.

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – A southeastern Oregon sheriff says he’s getting reports that a missing Oklahoma teen has been seen in various places around the Northwest. However, Harney County Sheriff Dave Glerup says none of those reports have led to 19-year-old Dustin Self. The teen’s pickup truck was found in the rugged Steens Mountain area.

GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) – The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife is expanding the area where it is killing sea birds to see if they are eating young salmon. The study is expanding from the Tillamook estuary into the Umpqua and Rogue estuaries. Sport fishing groups want to reduce the number of salmon eaten by cormorants.


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