Flipping houses down in Oregon

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Friday, July 19, 2013

Home flipping is down in Oregon, but profits have increased significantly.

 

Corvallis company delivers smallpox drug

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Friday, July 19, 2013

Corvallis-based Siga Technologies will get a $79 million payment for a smallpox drug it developed as part of U.S. defenses against terror and biological attacks.

 

Hillsboro getting 2 new hotels

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Friday, July 19, 2013

Two large hotels are breaking ground in Hillsboro, after years of near misses.

 

Hermiston watermelon season begins

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Friday, July 19, 2013

Hermiston's famed watermelon harvest has begun, and is expected to run until early October.

 

Oregon unemployment rises

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Thursday, July 18, 2013

Oregon's unemployment rose to 7.9% in June.

 

SEIU reaches contract deal with state

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Thursday, July 18, 2013

The Service Employees International Union reached a tentative agreement with the State of Oregon, averting a strike.

 

Lane County home sales up

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Thursday, July 18, 2013

The number of both home sales and new home listings showed double-digit increases in Lane County compared to last year.

 
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