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Gorge commission changes rules on development
May 2008
Thursday, May 01, 2008

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In a few of its recent decisions, the Columbia River Gorge Commission has approved a home with solar panels, an outdoor light, and a zoning change that could allow an $80 million, 245-unit destination resort.

 

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Ohio group wins oil and gas rights near Madras
May 2008
Thursday, May 01, 2008

Under the watchful eye of a regional conservation group, an out-of-state energy company hopes to be drilling for natural gas southeast of Madras by year’s end.

 

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Cascades’ stock plummets
April 2008
Tuesday, April 01, 2008

Bank of the Cascades, the third-largest bank headquartered in Oregon, saw its stock price drop to its lowest level in five years in March after more than doubling its forecast for fourth-quarter 2007 credit losses from $7.5 million to $15.6 million.

 

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John Day Dam open after barge damage
April 2008
Tuesday, April 01, 2008

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The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has reopened traffic on the Columbia River at the John Day Dam sooner than expected after a barge damaged an upstream navigation lock gate.

 

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Ruling muddles Metolius resorts
April 2008
Tuesday, April 01, 2008

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Central Oregon’s tangled web of destination resorts, land-use laws and regulatory state agencies is no closer to being unraveled following a ruling by the state Land Use Board of Appeals on resorts near the Metolius River.

 

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