Economic development

Economic development
Air service returns to 2 rural towns
October 2008
Wednesday, October 01, 2008

Rural communities around the state suffered this summer from a round of cuts to air service, but fall is bringing a little relief as United Airlines/Skywest Airlines this month begins service between Portland and both Klamath Falls and North Bend-Coos Bay.

 

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Economist John Mitchell: The end of the way we were
October 2008
Wednesday, October 01, 2008

t_JohnMitchellThe past few months have been marked by surging gas and food prices, plummeting auto sales, a continued housing implosion and Russia acting like the old days.

 

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Economist Eric Fruits discusses baby boomers
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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State economist thinks economy will sour less in Oregon
August 2008
Friday, August 01, 2008

t_TomPotiowskyLet’s say you hit a stretch of bad luck a year ago. You lost your job. Your spouse took the kids and left.

 

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With timber payments gone, counties struggle
August 2008
Friday, August 01, 2008

Josephine County already has lost almost half its county employees and all its libraries, and county commission chairman Dave Toler is worried that public safety could be next.

 

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