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Oregon farmers deal with canola ruling

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Wednesday, September 05, 2012

As a temporary rule allowing Oregon farmers to grow canola was put on hold, many farmers are unsure of what they will plant this fall.

 

Transportation Building renovation under budget

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Wednesday, September 05, 2012

The newly renovated state Transportation Building was completed on time and under budget.

 

Pear harvest on track

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Wednesday, September 05, 2012

An August heat spell brought the Rogue Valley's pear harvest on track for a normal schedule.

 

Banks put deadline on Vestas-Mitsubishi deal

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Wednesday, September 05, 2012

A group of international banks gave Vestas Wind Systems a deadline of Jan. 1, 2013 to reach a deal with Mitsubishi Heavy Industries.

 

Grabhorn agrees to $7M cleanup plan

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Wednesday, September 05, 2012

The operator of the former Grabhorn landfill near Cooper Mountain has agreed to pay $7 million for a cleanup managed by the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality.

 

Food stamp use hits record high

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Wednesday, September 05, 2012

Food-stamp use hit a record 46.7 million people in June.

 

Worker productivity grows

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Wednesday, September 05, 2012

Productivity rose 2.2% in April-May at U.S. companies, mainly because employers cut back on hiring.

 
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