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crews continue to battle the wildfire southeast of the dalles. the substation fire has now burned more than 80,000 acres since starting last tuesday. officials say four homes and 48 out buildings have been destroyed, another four homes and three outbuildings were damaged. fire officials urge farmers to contact insurance companies with damage and losses as soon as possible. the substation fire is 44 precent contained.

police have arrested a man in connection with the murder of a woman in north portland. yesterday afternoon police say someone flagged them down in the area of north lombard and portsmouth to report a murder. officers searched the area and found a woman's body. police arrested 58-year-old terry hickman on murder charges. the name of the woman has not been released.

a traffic alert for people who use interstate five. O-dot has closed the southbound lanes between the fremont and marquam bridges so crews can pave. the closure is expected to continue until as late as five monday morning. the ramp from i-5 southbound to i-84 eastbound remains closed until five monday morning. the next big project begins wednesday night when the ramp from i-84 westbound to i-5 northbound closes for over a week. during that one lane of i-84 will be closed between the lloyd center and i-5.

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