Consumer spending in Oregon could fall $2.5B, White House says

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Consumer spending in Oregon could fall by $2.5 billion if Congress does not block a tax increase for middle class families in the state.

 

Ports remain open

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Pacific Northwest grain shippers decided not to immediately lock dockworkers out after a deadline for a labor deal passed.

 

OBT artistic director resigns

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Oregon Ballet Theatre artistic director Christopher Stowell resigned after nine years with the organization.

 

PSU considers own police force

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Portland State University is considering a plan to create its own police force. Currently just 17 security guards patrol the 30,000-student campus.

 

Oregon Camera closes after 47 years

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Corvallis-based Oregon Camera is shutting down after 47 years in business.

 

Crailar flax fiber production starting in December

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Crailar Technologies will start up its first full-scale manufacturing plant on Dec. 17.

 

Nike unveils greener soccer shoe

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Nike unveiled a new design touted as the most environmentally friendly soccer shoe yet.

 
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