2nd Oregon News Minute from the AP

Date: 01/24/2014 09:27 AM

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Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press


PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – A Portland jury awarded no money yesterday to the parents of a little boy who lost his testicles during a surgery at Oregon Health & Science University. His parents had sought $1.4 million to pay for testosterone injections he will need for life. The Oregonian reports the boy was 11 months old at the time of the 2009 surgery for undescended testicles.

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – Multnomah County sheriff’s deputies say a hiker who reported she was lost near Yeon State Park in the Columbia Gorge has been found. Lt. Steve Alexander said the Salem woman was in good condition and was being escorted to safety late last night.

COOS BAY, Ore. (AP) – Coos Bay is the latest Oregon city to put a moratorium on medical marijuana dispensaries. The World newspaper reports the moratorium gives the city a year to examine its land-use laws to deal with dispensaries. Development Director Eric Day says the code would have allowed dispensaries in much of the city.

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – LaMarcus Aldridge had a career-high 44 points and 13 rebounds, and the Portland Trail Blazers rallied for a 110-105 victory over the Denver Nuggets last night. Wesley Matthews added 24 points for the Blazers, who snapped a two-game losing streak coming off a 2-2 road trip. The Blazers have not lost three straight this season.


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