26 Portland firefighters get layoff notices

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Wednesday, July 31, 2013

26 members of Portland Fire & Rescue received layoff notices under a new budget approved by the City Council.

 

Keen president leaves after one month

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Wednesday, July 31, 2013

Portland footwear company Keen's president Mike Abbott is moving on after joining the company a month ago.

 

Plastic bag campaigns begin in Oregon

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Tuesday, July 30, 2013

An effort to ban plastic bags in cities around Oregon is kicking off after a statewide ban failed in the Legislative session.

 

Oregon wheat stunted by dry spell

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Tuesday, July 30, 2013

Eastern Oregon's wheat crop is suffering due to a lack of rain.

 

Wildfires force home evacuations in Oregon

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Tuesday, July 30, 2013

Oregon crews are battling six major wildfires that have forces the evacuation of more than 100 houses.

 

Rep. Bonamici works to fix internship system

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Tuesday, July 30, 2013

Rep. Suzanne Bonamici has a solution to fix Washington D.C.'s unpaid internship system.

 

LaborWorks opens 11th branch

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Tuesday, July 30, 2013

Industrial staffing agency LaborWorks opened a branch in Tigard, its 11th along the West Coast.

 
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