Senate panel approves timber funding renewal

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Wednesday, June 19, 2013

A U.S. Senate committee endorsed legislation to extend federal timber county subsidies for another year.

 

Clackamas County group forms 'Glock block'

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Wednesday, June 19, 2013

A group of neighbors in Milwaukie formed a group carry weapons to defend themselves.

 

Sherwood community can now regulate businesses

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Wednesday, June 19, 2013

The Sherwood City Council moved the power to regulate big box retailers to residents, business owners and voters.

 

Kitzhaber signs benefit companies bill

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Wednesday, June 19, 2013

Gov. John Kitzhaber signed the "benefit companies" bill that aims to attract socially conscious entrepreneurs to Oregon.

 

Army Corps of Engineers rejects coal reviews

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Wednesday, June 19, 2013

The Army Corps of Engineers won't review all proposed Northwest coal terminals.

 

Lloyd Center cleaning, security staff being laid off

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Wednesday, June 19, 2013

The company that bought Lloyd Center mall in Portland filed a notice that it expects to lay off 49 employees that provide security and cleaning services at Lloyd Center.

 

Weyerhaeuser paying $2.65B for timberlands

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Tuesday, June 18, 2013

Weyerhaeuser Co. will acquire Longview Timber and its 645,000 timberland acres in Oregon and Washington for $2.65 billion.

 
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