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Thanks for clearing that up.

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The Oregonian article states that sheriffs from 16 counties (not 14 as reported by the NR) signed the letter. This MIGHT explain the discrepancy.

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What the report says to me is that high school athletics have become way too serious. These are young people. Sports are supposed to be FUN!

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I believe the article reports on the report

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So much winning!

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If the people won't pay, perhaps the fire district could contact the insurers and let them know that a particular place is outside the district. Pay for fire protection or try to find an insurer when you are outside a fire district. (Lots of luck with that. Most insurers will decline.)

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melrosereader commented on News-Review readers react to Trump visit

Wow. Just wow! "Don Dixon of Roseburg said he was reading recently about Jesus, who hung out the with sinners rather than with the righteous people. That's what Trump is trying to do, too, he said."

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pwchoice your comment makes it all-to-obvious that the risk of staying where they were was far greater than the risk of making a "trek" to America.

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If, as Trump says, Mexicans are rapists and drug lords AND that Mexicans are stealing Americans' jobs, perhaps we need to arrest some Americans.

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Before vaccine was available, in my family all for of us kids came down with whooping cough at the same time. Of all the childhood communicable diseases (chicken pox, measles, rubella mumps- we had them too) my mother said whooping cough was the worst. It just went on and on and on. Four of …