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GMO labeling campaign launched

Oregon activists are collecting signatures for a measure that would require the labeling of genetically modified foods.

Portland jettisons Walmart investments from portfolio

The Rose City will not purchase Walmart holdings as five bonds in the current portfolio mature.

Salem Hospital to accept breast milk

The hospital will partner with Portland-based Northwest Mothers Milk bank to receive breast milk locally.

Wilsonville hospice operator expands East

Signature Hospice acquired XL Hospice, which serves senior citizens in rural Nevada and Idaho.

Jackson County GMO measure draws big money

Measure 15-119 has attracted approximately $1.3 million in campaign donations, with supporters raising more than opponents.

Olsson Industrial Electric wins upgrade contract

The Springfield-based electrical systems company was awarded the $34.99 million contract to upgrade the McNary Lock and Dam.

SoarOregon drops $327K in grants

The state-funded drone backer gave $327,000 to five Oregon unmanned aerial systems companies.