Oregon schools start year with more state funds

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Thursday, September 05, 2013

Oregon schools started the year with an almost $1 billion uptick in state education funding, yet not much has changed.

 

Tofurky opening green facility

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Thursday, September 05, 2013

Tofurky is planning a new plant in Hood River that will triple its production capacity when it opens in January.

 

Lavender farm in land-use battle

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Thursday, September 05, 2013

The 90-acre Oregon Lavender Farm in Oregon City is caught in a land-use battle.

 

Fed chief supports scaling back bond purchases

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Thursday, September 05, 2013

The Federal Reserve's San Francisco chief spoke in Portland, saying that scaling back bond purchases this year and stopping them next year is the best course of action.

 

Food Alliance relaunches

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Thursday, September 05, 2013

The Food Alliance is relaunching after suspending operations in February. The group certifies sustainable agriculture and food handling.

 

Oregon Zoo expecting lion cubs

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Thursday, September 05, 2013

The Oregon Zoo is expecting lion cubs for the first time in several decades.

 

Treasurer proposes college scholarship plan

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Wednesday, September 04, 2013

State Treasurer Ted Wheeler is proposing a first-of-its-kind college scholarship program considered risky by investment professionals.

 
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