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Metro and Portland establishing a new protected wildlife area

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Friday, December 14, 2012

Metro and the City of Portland are joining together to protect 54 acres of wildlife habitat near the Columbia Slough.

 

Oregon nurseries recovering from recession

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Thursday, December 13, 2012

Oregon's nursery industry, the state's leading agricultural sector, is showing signs of a comeback from the recession.

 

Principle Power gets $4M for Coos Bay wind power

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Thursday, December 13, 2012

The U.S. Department of Energy will award up to $4 million to Principle Power to deploy offshore wind power near Coos Bay.

 

Oregon legislators hear testimony on Nike tax deal

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Thursday, December 13, 2012

Oregon legislators are hearing public testimony on a proposed tax deal for Nike.

 

Warrenton sends Walmart appeal to Land Use Board of Appeals

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Thursday, December 13, 2012

The Warrenton City Commission voted to send the appeal against Walmart to the Oregon Land Use Board of Appeals.

 

Alta gets Portland bike share go-ahead

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Thursday, December 13, 2012

The Portland City Council approved a contract with Alta Bicycle Share to establish a bike share program with 750 bikes in the city.

 

North Plains may pull compost support

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Thursday, December 13, 2012

The North Plains City Council may pull its support for extending the food processing permit at the nearby large composting plant, Nature's Needs.

 
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