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A 2-acre fire has shut down some parts the McKenzie River Trail, which is a popular hiking trail for its beautiful views and the famous "Blue Pools." (Cole Elsasser/Emerald)
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McKenzie River Trail near Blue Pool closed due to wildfire

Fire crews are fighting a 2-acre fire along the popular McKenzie River trail about 70 miles from Eugene, according to the National Forest. The fire was reported by a resident there at about 3:45 p.m. Wednesday, McKenzie River Ranger District spokeswoman Joanie Schmidgall said to the Register-Guard. The cause of the …

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Oregon Ducks guard Kendall Small (21) tries to get past Holy Cross Crusaders guard Robert Champion (22). The No. 5 Oregon Ducks play the Holy Cross Crusaders in the first round of the NCAA Tournament at the Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena in Spokane, Wash. on March 18, 2016. (Adam Eberhardt/Emerald)
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Oregon point guard Kendall Small will transfer

According to a report from DuckTerritory.com, Oregon sophomore point guard Kendall Smart will transfer from the Oregon program. Small’s father told DuckTerritory that his son will transfer on Thursday. A former four-star recruit, Small played in 36 games for the Ducks during the 2015-16 season and averaged 1.7 points in …

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