GMO bill in Oregon's special session

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Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Genetically modified food critics are trying to get a bill off the agenda in Oregon's special legislative session.

 

Google tax breaks OK'd

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Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Wasco County commissioners and The Dalles city council voted in favor of tax exemptions for a new Google data center.

 

Royal Caribbean adding 200 call center jobs

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Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Royal Caribbean is adding 200 jobs by the end of the year at its Springfield call center, for a total of about 800 jobs.

 

USDA grants help showcase Northwest pears

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Wednesday, September 25, 2013

USDA grants to Oregon and Washington will be used to retrofit a truck in China to showcase Northwest pears.

 

Congress opposes Medford casino

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Wednesday, September 25, 2013

The Coquille Indian Tribe's proposal to open a second casino drew criticism from the chairman of the U.S. House Subcommittee on Indian and Alaska Native Affairs.

 

Antelope wind farm withdrawn

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Wednesday, September 25, 2013

EDP Renewables withdrew its controversial application to build the Antelope Ridge wind farm near La Grande.

 

PSU gets $2.83M transportation grant

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Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Portland State University received a $2.83 million grant for transportation studies from the federal government.

 
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