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Timber payments won't mean rehiring deputies

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Friday, June 29, 2012

One more year of federal payments to timber counties doesn't mean that the rural counties will be able to rehire sheriff's deputies and others that have already been laid off.

 

Olympic Trials boost sales in Eugene

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Friday, June 29, 2012

Eugene-Springfield business owners kept their expectations down after disappointing sales at the last Olympic Trials, but were pleasantly surprised by increases in business this time around.

 

Nike earnings miss forecasts

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Friday, June 29, 2012

Nike's fourth-quarter profit unexpectedly declined for the first time since 2009.

 

Prineville budget drops

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Friday, June 29, 2012

The City of Prineville adopted a $25 million budget, $7 million less than last fiscal year.

 

Oregon's forests filled with promising fungus

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Friday, June 29, 2012

A group of fungi in Oregon's forests evolved to digest wood, offering promise for biofuels and even to clean up environmental contamination.

 

Vale geothermal plant to start generating electricity

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Friday, June 29, 2012

Oregon's first geothermal plant near Vale is set to start generating electricity this summer.

 

Gresham hospital adds breast health center

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Friday, June 29, 2012

Legacy Mount Hood Medical Center's new breast health center is part of a larger effort by the Gresham hospital to provide more services locally.

 
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