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Kitzhaber nixes universities’ hopes of cutting health costs

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Wednesday, January 09, 2013

OUS officials have found a way to save on employees’ health premiums, but Kitzhaber has told the universities no.

 

Pamplin Media buys 6 Oregon newspapers

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Wednesday, January 09, 2013

Pamplin Media Group, Oregon’s largest community news organization, has expanded its reach with the acquisition of six weekly newspapers from Eagle Newspapers Inc., a Salem-based company.

 

Schnitzer Steel shares drop after reporting first-quarter loss

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Wednesday, January 09, 2013

Shares in Schnitzer Steel Industries Inc. fell 7.9 percent Tuesday after the Portland-based company reported a $2 million first-quarter loss.

 

Governor visits Eugene schools, businesses

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Wednesday, January 09, 2013

Perhaps the most surprising thing at a meeting between Eugene School District employees and Gov. John Kitzhaber was the generous applause that followed his remarks.

 

Feed-in tariff doing well in Oregon

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Tuesday, January 08, 2013

A report on Oregon's two-year pilot incentive for solar power known as the feed-in tariff shows the program is viable.

 

Portland startup helps create panoramic images

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Tuesday, January 08, 2013

Portland startup Gigapan produces hardware and software to make high pixel density panoramic photographs.

 

Retailers report highest holiday hiring since 2006

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Tuesday, January 08, 2013

Holiday hiring in 2012 reached its highest level in six years.

 
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