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Thousands of Oregonians will be out on the roads during the long weekend. Oregon State Police has some tips because they want to keep you safe” “We know there’s going to be more traffic; there’s going to be more challenges. We’re going to have colder temperatures. And as we move into the weekend, it looks like it’s going to be wet.” Lt. Gregg Hastings says two people died last year during the long weekend. Hastings says be prepared for poor driving conditions, make sure your car is ready to travel and, importantly, don't drink and drive. Along with all the cars, there's expected to be snow and ice in some areas.

Help Puerto Rico

Most organizations are asking for cash, rather than supplies, so they can route help to where it’s needed most more quickly. Here are some of the largest groups with campaigns underway:

 

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  • Click on the link for the latest conditions on the mountain passes.

 

  • Intersection of NW Broadway Street and NW Delaware for waterline replacement project, road closures with detours clearly marked for thru traffic, 7 a.m. – 4 p.m. daily with roads opened nightly. Motorists are encouraged to avoid this area and use Bond Street and Wall Street.

 

  • Nels Anderson Road between Nels Anderson Place and Brandis Court, single northbound shoulder closure will be in effect, two-way traffic to be maintained. Project completion expected December 2017.