NBA Commissioner David Stern, left, shakes hands with Lehigh's C.J. McCollum, who was selected by the Portland Trail Blazers in the first round of the NBA basketball draft, Thursday, June 27, 2013, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Blazers GM Olshey high on his picks

On Thursday Portland drafted guards C.J. McCollum and Allen Crabbe, and center Jeff Withey. General Manager Neil Olshey now turns his attent…

A close-up of one of the 25,000 bees found either dead or dying in a Target parking lot in Wilsonville, Jun 19, 2013 (KOIN 6 News)

Oregon bans dinotefuran after bee deaths

The pesticide in the Wilsonville bee killings also is being studied as a possible source of longer term, more subtle damage to bee colonies …