Eastern Oregon

Eastern Oregon
State energy officials tilting at windmills
October 2008
Wednesday, October 01, 2008

Concerned about a proliferation of wind farms just small enough to fall outside of its jurisdiction, the state Department of Energy has notified Harney County that it wants to examine several recently approved wind-generation projects.

 

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State OK’s world’s largest wind farm
September 2008
Monday, September 01, 2008

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State energy officials have approved a plan that would make Gilliam and Morrow counties in northeastern Oregon home to the world’s largest wind farm.

 

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Boardman mill to create 85 new permanent jobs
August 2008
Friday, August 01, 2008

A Boardman tree grower has received $250,000 from state lottery funds to build and purchase parts for a state-of-the-art sawmill in Morrow County, a project that’s expected to bring 85 permanent full-time jobs to the area.

 

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Snack Alliance is hiring
August 2008
Friday, August 01, 2008

Thirty new  jobs are expected in Hermiston as Snack Alliance expands its line of healthy snacks.

 

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Construction builds up Union County’s economy
April 2008
Tuesday, April 01, 2008

0408OEDChart1No one would mistake the peaceful La Grande area for booming Bend, but Union County has quietly been growing too.

 

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