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September 2008

UO athletics scores millions

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Monday, September 01, 2008

The University of Oregon has signed a 10-year agreement with Oregon Sports Network and IMG Communications.

 

 

Graphic: Oregon Employment change by industry

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Monday, September 01, 2008

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Economy sinks wave energy momentum

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Monday, September 01, 2008

The credit crunch — Oregon’s current fiscal bugbear — can now be blamed for one more thing: a downturn in wave-energy projects.

 

 

Costs spiral for prison measures

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Monday, September 01, 2008

A state analysis of the two criminal justice measures competing for votes this November estimates prison costs to be even higher than anticipated.

 

 

Most readers have made business changes to address climate change

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Monday, September 01, 2008

 

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Oregon keeps on trucking despite fuel costs

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Monday, September 01, 2008

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Despite diesel fuel prices almost 90% higher than a year ago, Oregon’s employment in truck transportation followed its typical seasonal pattern during the past 12 months.

 

 

Economist Eric Fruits discusses baby boomers

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Archives - September 2008
Monday, September 01, 2008

t_EricFruitsBaby boomers are big news. Last year, the first boomer collected her first Social Security check.

 

 
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