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Portland considers selling toilets

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Monday, April 02, 2012
The Portland City Council is considering a contract to market its public toilets to other cities.
 

Pacific Seafood settles suit

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Monday, April 02, 2012

Pacific Seafood has settled a class action antitrust case filed by coastal fishermen, and the decision now awaits a judge's approval.

 

Coburg considering enterprise zone

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Monday, April 02, 2012
Coburg city leaders are considering implementing an enterprise zone to lure businesses through tax breaks.
 

Clackamas County to win Blue Heron site bid

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Monday, April 02, 2012
Clackamas County's Water Environment Services is expected to be announced as the new owner of the bankrupt Blue Heron Paper Company's West Linn property.
 

Wet spring delaying crops

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Monday, April 02, 2012
Soggy fields are holding Oregon growers back from early spring plantings.
 

Salem startup delivers meals

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Monday, April 02, 2012
Salem startup Casablanca Meal Delivery Startup charges a monthly fee to deliver meals to customers' homes.
 

Factories boost production, hiring

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Monday, April 02, 2012
U.S. factories increased hiring and production in March, another indication that manufacturing is fueling the economic recovery.
 
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