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Deschutes Co. growing at one of the fastest rates in the country

Jacob Palmer - Thursday, March 26, 2015

Bend metro area grew to an estimated 170,388 people from July 2013-14.


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Bill in Oregon Senate would require health plans to pay for abortion

Jacob Palmer - Thursday, March 26, 2015

Legislation under consideration in Salem would provide women with comprehensive health coverage.


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Democrats in Oregon Legislature split on minimum wage bills

Jacob Palmer - Thursday, March 26, 2015

Comments from House Speaker Tina Kotek indicate the majority party has not come to a consensus.


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Adidas announces ambitious financial forecast

Jacob Palmer - Thursday, March 26, 2015

Sports apparel giant expects to increase profit by 15 percent each year.


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Oregon Senate sides with Metro on Convention Center hotel

Jacob Palmer - Thursday, March 26, 2015

Legislature confirms Metro is allowed to pursue publicly-funded projects without securing a public vote.


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Cylvia Hayes breaks silence with shots at media via social media

Jacob Palmer - Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Former first lady links to Monica Lewinsky talk before lamenting about "click-for-cash media business."


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USDA suggests Oregon beermakers target Chinese market

Jacob Palmer - Wednesday, March 25, 2015

BREW NEWS: Government report says Chinese beer drinkers are tired of macrobrewery offerings; Ashland brewery joins coalition of eco-friendly beermakers; Lompoc powers through several recipes in just a few years.


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Senate fast tracks tech tax package

Jacob Palmer - Wednesday, March 25, 2015

LEGISLATIVE ROUNDUP: Bill intends to woo companies like Google, Facebook and Apple; lawmakers address antibiotics in livestock; California aims to replicate 'motor voter' law.


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Portland tops list of bike-friendly major cities

Jacob Palmer - Wednesday, March 25, 2015

TRANSPORTATION NEWS: Health website says West Coast better for bikers; Uber appeals fines from Eugene.


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Timber payment extension attached to Medicare bill

Jacob Palmer - Wednesday, March 25, 2015

The two-year extension is included in a bipartisan measure.


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Low-carbon fuel standard challenged by manufacturing, energy groups

Jacob Palmer - Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Out-of-state groups say new law violates constitutional commerce clause.


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Study examines 'entrepreneurial DNA' in Seattle, Portland

Jacob Palmer - Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Founders in Seattle are more emotionally stable, while Portland entrepreneurs are more open.


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Oregon schools budget on pace for earliest passage ever

Jacob Palmer - Tuesday, March 24, 2015

The leaders of both chambers of the Oregon Legislature said Monday the $7.2 billion K-12 schools budget is ready for its next step.


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Starbucks using Portland area as testing ground again

Jacob Palmer - Tuesday, March 24, 2015

A subsidiary of the coffee giant applies for liquor licenses for trio of stores to see how well an expanded presence of their "Evening shops" is received.


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Oregon Department of Justice investigating university solar tax credits

Jacob Palmer - Tuesday, March 24, 2015

An Oregonian report prompts investigation into alleged fraud.


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House passes bill to attract Google, company says it's not impressed

Jacob Palmer - Monday, March 23, 2015

Google Fiber is no closer to launching in Portland after passage of tax law.


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Deschutes Co. growing at one of the fastest rates in the country

Jacob Palmer - Thursday, March 26, 2015

Bend metro area grew to an estimated 170,388 people from July 2013-14.


Read more...

Bill in Oregon Senate would require health plans to pay for abortion

Jacob Palmer - Thursday, March 26, 2015

Legislation under consideration in Salem would provide women with comprehensive health coverage.


Read more...

Democrats in Oregon Legislature split on minimum wage bills

Jacob Palmer - Thursday, March 26, 2015

Comments from House Speaker Tina Kotek indicate the majority party has not come to a consensus.


Read more...

Adidas announces ambitious financial forecast

Jacob Palmer - Thursday, March 26, 2015

Sports apparel giant expects to increase profit by 15 percent each year.


Read more...

Oregon Senate sides with Metro on Convention Center hotel

Jacob Palmer - Thursday, March 26, 2015

Legislature confirms Metro is allowed to pursue publicly-funded projects without securing a public vote.


Read more...

Cylvia Hayes breaks silence with shots at media via social media

Jacob Palmer - Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Former first lady links to Monica Lewinsky talk before lamenting about "click-for-cash media business."


Read more...

USDA suggests Oregon beermakers target Chinese market

Jacob Palmer - Wednesday, March 25, 2015

BREW NEWS: Government report says Chinese beer drinkers are tired of macrobrewery offerings; Ashland brewery joins coalition of eco-friendly beermakers; Lompoc powers through several recipes in just a few years.


Read more...

Senate fast tracks tech tax package

Jacob Palmer - Wednesday, March 25, 2015

LEGISLATIVE ROUNDUP: Bill intends to woo companies like Google, Facebook and Apple; lawmakers address antibiotics in livestock; California aims to replicate 'motor voter' law.


Read more...

Portland tops list of bike-friendly major cities

Jacob Palmer - Wednesday, March 25, 2015

TRANSPORTATION NEWS: Health website says West Coast better for bikers; Uber appeals fines from Eugene.


Read more...

Timber payment extension attached to Medicare bill

Jacob Palmer - Wednesday, March 25, 2015

The two-year extension is included in a bipartisan measure.


Read more...

Low-carbon fuel standard challenged by manufacturing, energy groups

Jacob Palmer - Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Out-of-state groups say new law violates constitutional commerce clause.


Read more...

Study examines 'entrepreneurial DNA' in Seattle, Portland

Jacob Palmer - Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Founders in Seattle are more emotionally stable, while Portland entrepreneurs are more open.


Read more...

Oregon schools budget on pace for earliest passage ever

Jacob Palmer - Tuesday, March 24, 2015

The leaders of both chambers of the Oregon Legislature said Monday the $7.2 billion K-12 schools budget is ready for its next step.


Read more...

Starbucks using Portland area as testing ground again

Jacob Palmer - Tuesday, March 24, 2015

A subsidiary of the coffee giant applies for liquor licenses for trio of stores to see how well an expanded presence of their "Evening shops" is received.


Read more...

Oregon Department of Justice investigating university solar tax credits

Jacob Palmer - Tuesday, March 24, 2015

An Oregonian report prompts investigation into alleged fraud.


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House passes bill to attract Google, company says it's not impressed

Jacob Palmer - Monday, March 23, 2015

Google Fiber is no closer to launching in Portland after passage of tax law.


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