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  2. Oregon Territory - Wikipedia

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    The Territory of Oregon originally encompassed all of the present-day states of Idaho, Oregon and Washington, as well as those parts of present-day Montana and Wyoming west of the Continental Divide. Its southern border was the 42nd parallel north (the boundary of the Adams-Onis Treaty of 1819), and it extended north to the 49th parallel.

  3. List of counties in Oregon - Wikipedia

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    Map Baker County: 001: Baker City: 1862: Eastern portion of Wasco County: Edward Dickinson Baker, a senator from Oregon who was killed at Ball's Bluff, a battle of the American Civil War: 16,847: 3,068 sq mi (7,946 km 2) Benton County: 003: Corvallis: 1847: Polk County: Thomas Hart Benton (1782–1858), a U.S. senator who advocated U.S. control ...

  4. Bellevue, Oregon - Wikipedia

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    Bellevue is an unincorporated rural community in Yamhill County, Oregon, United States.It is named for the French words for "beautiful view". It is not known who named the community, but it was settled in about 1860, and a previous post office in the area was named "Muddy".

  5. Flag of Oregon - Wikipedia

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    The winning design was created by Randall Gray, a map maker for Clackamas County. In his design, Gray emphasized the beaver found on the current flag's reverse. The star represents Oregon's place in the Union while the green represents the natural wilderness and forests of Oregon.

  6. Powell Butte, Oregon - Wikipedia

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    Powell Butte is an unincorporated community in Crook County, Oregon, United States, and named after the nearby Powell Buttes. It is on Oregon Route 126 west of Prineville and east of Redmond . [3] Powell Butte post office was established in 1909.

  7. List of Oregon area codes - Wikipedia

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    503: The northwestern corner of Oregon, including Portland and its metropolitan area, Salem and other cities 541: All of Oregon outside the northwestern corner, including Eugene. 971: An overlay of area code 503. Until 2008, 971 was a concentrated overlay, meaning it was only present in some parts of the 503 area. Today it is a standard overlay.

  8. Sunriver, Oregon - Wikipedia

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    Sunriver is a census-designated place and 3,300-acre (13 km 2) planned residential and resort community in Deschutes County, Oregon, United States.As of the 2010 census it had a population of 1,393.

  9. 2020 Oregon wildfires - Wikipedia

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    The 2020 Oregon wildfire season was one of the most destructive on record in the state of Oregon. The season is a part of the 2020 Western United States wildfire season.The fires killed at least 11 people, burned more than 1,000,000 acres (400,000 ha) of land, and destroyed thousands of homes.