Eastern Oregon farmers push for more water

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Monday, October 15, 2012

Eastern Oregon farmers say more water from the Columbia River would allow them to grow more valuable crops.

 

Japanese engineers visit Oregon's tsunami-proof bridges

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Monday, October 15, 2012

A group of visiting engineers from Japan visited two newer bridges in Oregon that have been designed to withstand tsunamis.

 

New equipment helps food share

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Monday, October 15, 2012

Marion-Polk Food Share installed industrial repackaging equipment, allowing the food bank to almost double its bulk food processing.

 

Only mild growth expected in 2013

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Monday, October 15, 2012

Economists foresee only mild growth in 2013, with unemployment expected to be back above 8% for the first half of the year.

 

Two U.S. economists win Nobel Prize

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Monday, October 15, 2012

Two Americans were awarded the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Science.

 

Retail spending up

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Retail spending increased 1.1% in September, reflecting higher consumer confidence.

 

One-stop health care planned in Beaverton

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Friday, October 12, 2012

Health care providers are planning Beaverton's first one-stop health and wellness center, funded in part by a $1.6 million federal grant.

 
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