Oregon's marijuana fight struggles as Wash., Colo. thrive

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Marijuana legalization in Oregon seems to be failing, as similar measures in Washington and Colorado are thriving.

 

Streetcar delay increases costs 75 percent

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Portland streetcar contract costs have increased by nearly 75% because United Streetcar's manufacturing is so far behind schedule.

 

Credit unions seek large deposits

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Thursday, October 04, 2012

Five Oregon credit unions submitted paperwork to be able to accept large deposits from government agencies.

 

Patagonia launches clothing recycling

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Patagonia is launching a campaign to recycle used clothing at its Portland store.

 

Ryno closer to one-wheeled EV

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Portland-based Ryno Motors is raising money for its one-wheeled EV "microcycle."

 

Unemployment rises slightly

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The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits rose to 367,000, indicating only modest hiring.

 

Consumers slow down spending

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Americans slowed down their spending after wrapping up back-to-school buying.

 
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