BY APRIL STREETER | OB CONTRIBUTOR
Three years ago, PPS set out to begin to convert the 1930s-era boilers from diesel/bunker fuel to cleaner-burning natural gas. Oregon’s largest school district has realized impressive carbon dioxide emissions reductions, setting an example for public and private institutions.
The numbers of Oregonians relying on welfare and food stamps rose after long-term unemployment benefits ended in December.
The Lake Oswego manufacturer says it's ready to build new cars and retrofit old ones as fast as it can.
The state ordered the company to stop rebuilding sections of the railroad because it lacks a permit to put material into the Salmonberry River.