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Moto Man Rides Again: Memories of the Last Conference

Chris Brotherton, Staff Writer | The heat in the van was keeping the six passengers and the driver comfortable, despite the dropping temperatures outside. The van pounded down the freeway as rain and snow mix spattered against the windshield. Destination? The Associated Collegiate Press journalism conference in Hollywood.

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Moto Man Rides Again- What Bike is Best for Me?

Chris Brotherton, Staff Writer | Spring is begrudgingly waking up and rubbing the sleep from its eyes, and with it, riding is fast approaching. Many motorcyclists are just now starting to dust off their rides and get things ready for warmer weather and higher gas prices that are on the way. However, there are many motorcyclists out there that are currently bikeless. Whether it is because they had to sell their bike in order to upgrade, or they have never owned a bike before, now is the time to shop.

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Moto Man: Reevaluating Helmet Laws

Currently, there is a bill being passed through the House of Representatives, sponsored by Andy Olson, that would relax Oregon’s helmet law. House Bill 3141 would amend the law to state that people over the age of 21 be allowed to ride their motorcycles without helmets. This will be a very popular amendment to the law for a lot of people. I am one of them.