Oregon ranks as worst state to retire in

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Thursday, May 09, 2013

A recent study of the best U.S. states to retire in, counting Washington D.C., ranked Oregon worst in 51st place.

 

Ruby Receptionists expands to Beaverton

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Thursday, May 09, 2013

Portland-based Ruby Receptionists is opening a new Beaverton office, where the company plans to employ 174 people by 2015.

 

Oregon home prices surge

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Wednesday, May 08, 2013

U.S. home prices rose 10.5% in March compared with a year ago, and Oregon ranked fifth out of the 50 states with a 14.3% gain.

 

Precision Castparts workers to vote on unionization

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Wednesday, May 08, 2013

2,300 Portland employees of Precision Castparts Corp. will vote in June on whether to unionize.

 

Number of unvaccinated children grows

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Wednesday, May 08, 2013

Oregon had the highest number of kindergarteners in the country opting out of immunizations in 2012, and the rate inched up from 5.8% to 6.4% this year.

 

Klamath Basin prepares for irrigation shutoffs

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Wednesday, May 08, 2013

200 cattle ranchers and hay farmers in the upper Klamath Basin are preparing for irrigation shutoffs as the Klamath Tribes take control of senior water rights for the first time in a century.

 

Sherwood residents oppose Walmart

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Wednesday, May 08, 2013

Sherwood residents attended a City Council meeting to protest the impending arrival of a Walmart.

 
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