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Oregon pushes electric delivery trucks

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Tuesday, June 26, 2012

Oregon government wants trucking companies to replace their aging diesel-powered vehicles with clean running electric ones — even though they can initially cost a lot more.

 

Wildfire arson team back in action

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Tuesday, June 26, 2012

Oregon’s wildfire arson patrol will be back on duty beginning next month after a two year hiatus.

 

Home prices up in PDX, nation

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Tuesday, June 26, 2012

Home prices turned upward in Portland and across the country in April, remaining below levels seen a year earlier but adding to hopes the worst has passed.

 

Group protests logging plan

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Tuesday, June 26, 2012

Critics of increased logging on Oregon’s south coast took the Capitol by surprise.

 

Talks begin to settle port dispute

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Tuesday, June 26, 2012

A labor dispute at the Port of Portland that has disrupted shipping traffic in the Pacific Northwest for weeks entered a new phase this week.

 

New focus for Pacific Retirement Services

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Tuesday, June 26, 2012

Once an ambitious builder and buyer of senior continuing care facilities, Pacific Retirement Services has changed its focus to management, consulting and marketing.

 

Railroad grants to help Rogue Valley

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Tuesday, June 26, 2012

Trains consistently moving freight over the Siskiyous will give Southern Oregon shippers a viable new option for reaching California markets and their own facilities there.

 
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The New Yorker recently published a sharply worded critique of “disruptive innovation,” one of the most widely cited theories in the business world today. The article raises questions about the descriptive value of disruption and innovation  — whether the terms are mere buzzwords or actually explain today's extraordinarily complex and fast changing business environment. 

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Back in May, we shared a common Wall Street quote about investing, “Sell in May and go away.” Fast forward to July and the most common question we have been getting from clients is, “When is the market pullback going to occur?”


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