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Portland terminal operator says longshoremen attempting to monopolize

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Wednesday, November 07, 2012

Portland's container terminal operator accused the longshore union and its employers of conspiring to monopolize West Coast cargo handling.

 

Oregon repeals corporate kicker

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Wednesday, November 07, 2012

Oregon voters passed Measure 85, which diverts corporate kicker revenue into a fund for public schools instead of rebating the money to companies.

 

Democrats take control of Oregon House

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Wednesday, November 07, 2012

Democrats took control of the tied Oregon House and maintained their majority in the Oregon Senate.

 

Crook County nonprofit rebounds

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Wednesday, November 07, 2012

The St. Vincent de Paul Society of Crook County faced eviction and upheaval in August, but is beginning to rebound.

 

Estate tax measure fails

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Wednesday, November 07, 2012

Oregon voters rejected Measure 84, which would abolish estate taxes. The state will continue to tax inherited estates worth more than $1 million.

 

Banks city manager quits abruptly

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Wednesday, November 07, 2012

Banks City Manager Kyle Awesome quit abruptly, after local newspaper the Forest Grove Leader raised questions about his background and resume.

 

Retailers and online stores battle

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Wednesday, November 07, 2012

Brick-and-mortar retailers and online stores are going head-to-head for holiday dollars.

 
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