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Portland Auto Show begins 104th year

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Friday, January 25, 2013

The Portland Auto Show opened its 104th year at the Oregon Convention Center.

 

PNNL and OSU get $2.8M from Department of Defense

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Friday, January 25, 2013

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory will receive up to $2.8 million from the federal government to develop an air chilling system for the battle field.

 

Lawmakers consider new lottery bills

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Friday, January 25, 2013

Three new bills aim to stop problem gambling with Oregon Lottery games.

 

Leading indicators suggest economic growth in 2013

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Thursday, January 24, 2013

The Conference Board's index of leading indicators suggests economic growth for 2013.

 

PSU adds online business degree

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Thursday, January 24, 2013

Portland State University's School of Business Administration is adding an online bachelor's degree in business administration.

 

Wind energy impact equal to removing 550,000 cars

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Thursday, January 24, 2013

Oregon's wind energy has the equivalent climate impact of removing 550,000 cars from the road each year, according to a report by Environment Oregon.

 

Oregon received $95M in federal bicycle funding

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Thursday, January 24, 2013

Oregon received more than $95 million in federal funding for bicycle and pedestrian improvements between 1992 and 2009.

 
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