Oregon lawmakers weigh sales tax

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Tuesday, April 16, 2013

Oregon lawmakers are considering a state sales tax, coupled with income tax reductions and other changes.

 

8 Oregonians vie for each job opening

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Tuesday, April 16, 2013

The latest Job Vacancy Survey from the Oregon Employment Department shows that for every job opening available this winter, there were eight unemployed Oregonians to fill it.

 

Oregon considers B corp version

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Tuesday, April 16, 2013

Oregon's House is considering House Bill 2296, which would create the state's own version of benefit corporations.

 

Apple begins hiring for Oregon data center

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Tuesday, April 16, 2013

Apple has begun advertising new job listings for engineers to staff the new Prineville iCloud data center.

 

Logging communities prepare for life after subsidies

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The state legislature is considering bills that would allow Oregon to create its own safety net for rural timber counties instead of relying on diminishing federal subsidies.

 

Coburg farm plans $3M manure digester

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A Washington, D.C. business is proposing to build a $3 million system on a Coburg farm that turns methane gas from cow manure into electricity.

 

Portland startup Carbon Audio plans new products

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Tuesday, April 16, 2013

After the success of Portland's Carbon Audio with their first product, the Zooka, the startup plans many new products.

 
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