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Eugene gets experimental housing for homeless people

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Monday, March 11, 2013

A Eugene city-sponsored program lets Eugene homeless people live in 6-foot-by-10-foot experimental houses called Conestoga huts.

 

Grocery Outlet comes to area lacking supermarkets

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Monday, March 11, 2013

A new Grocery Outlet Bargain Market opened in east Portland, an area considered a "food desert" by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

 

Republicans try to revive GOP in Oregon

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Monday, March 11, 2013

With Oregon's next gubernatorial primary just over a year away, state Republicans are searching for a way to revive the party.

 

Pietro's Pizza survives ownership changes

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Monday, March 11, 2013

Pietro's Pizza survived massive changes of growing from a mom-and-pop store to a chain of nearly 80 stores, back to its current three outlets.

 

Eugene nonprofit introduces children and adults to computer science

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Monday, March 11, 2013

Eugene-based nonprofit Thinkersmith offers computer science exposure to both children and adults, increasing future job opportunities for participants.

 

Mussel harvest ban lifted

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Monday, March 11, 2013

Oregon officials lifted a five-month ban on mussel harvesting in southern Oregon.

 

Privatization hurting small Washington liquor stores

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Monday, March 11, 2013

Washington's liquor privatization is causing small liquor stores to lose business, and not only by walk-in customers who can now buy liquor at grocery stores.

 
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