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Credit union merger called off

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Monday, July 16, 2012

A planned merger of two Portland-area credit unions—St. Helens Community and Wauna FCU—is on the rocks.

 

Florence group upset about Dunes project

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Monday, July 16, 2012

A group of Florence citizens are banding together to oppose mining on Heceta Beach dunes.

 

Economists pessimistic about short-term growth

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Monday, July 16, 2012

Economists are gloomy about growth because of Europe's financial crisis and the prospect of major federal spending cuts.

 

Parents cut college spending

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Monday, July 16, 2012

Families have pulled back on college spending in the past year due to rising higher education costs.

 

Businesses increase stockpiles

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Monday, July 16, 2012

U.S. companies added to their stockpiles in May but sales fell again.

 

Microsoft pulls out of MSNBC.com

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Monday, July 16, 2012

NBC is buying Microsoft's 50% interest in MSNBC.com for an undisclosed amount.

 

Nike removes Joe Paterno's name from childcare center

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Friday, July 13, 2012

Amid the Pennsylvania State University sex-abuse scandal, Nike decided to remove football coach Joe Paterno's name from its largest childcare center.

 
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