Owner/breeder Jerre Paxton dies at age 76

Jerre Paxton and jockey Rocco Bowen in the winner
  • Jan 26, 2015 at 3:00PM updated Jan 28, 2015 at 2:36PM

Jerry Paxton, owner of Northwest Farms, died from an apparent heart attack Sunday night, his wife Debbie said.


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Blazers edge Thunderbirds, 4-3 | WHL

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Winterhawks top T-Birds in overtime in front of sellout crowd | WHL

For the ReporterThe Portland Winterhawks defeated the Seattle Thunderbirds in overtime, 4-3, in Western Hockey League play Saturday night.The game was played in front of a sellout crowd of 6,208, the third largest in the history of the ShoWare Center.The loss puts Seattle's record at 22-18-3-3, while Portland moves to 27-19-0-3.Taran Kozun's 26 saves on...

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