As is so often the case, there was a left-over limerick, re-heated here for your puzzle-solving pleasure. Fill in the blank with the word or phrase from this week's Oregon news:
What began as an idiot-thief case,
Might end up as a coming-to-grief case.
Yes, although he's no ogre,
Bet they pissed off John Kroger
When they ripped off the state AG's ________________.
(The answer can be found in the Comments below, or in this week's Spanning the State at Loaded Orygun.)