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Confined animal feeding operations

July 2nd, 2015 · Dept. of Agriculture

Oregon dairies expanding (Statesman Journal, 7/1/2015)

cafoGuideQuick guide Oregon’s CAFO Program [PDF] (2004) Oregon State Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Division

Fireworks safety

July 1st, 2015 · State Fire Marshal

Fire Marshal Warns Illegal Fireworks Can Carry Big Fines (OPB, 6/30/2015)

fireworksSafetyFireworks safety: promote and practice the 4 Be’s [PDF] (2009) Oregon State Fire Marshal

Marijuana and ethics

July 1st, 2015 · Government Ethics Commission

How much pot can lawmakers receive as a gift? Oregon Democrat has some advice (Oregonian, 6/30/2015)

ethicsGuideOregon government ethics law: a guide for public officials [PDF] (2010) Oregon Government Ethics Commission

Clogged pipe at hatchery

June 30th, 2015 · Dept. of Fish & Wildlife

Clogged pipe kills 400,000 spring Chinook at Umpqua River hatchery (Oregonian, 6/29/2015)

rockCreekRock Creek Hatchery operations plan (annual) Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife

Oregon health reform success

June 30th, 2015 · Health Authority

New Report Says Oregon Health Reform Is Working (OPB, 6/26/2015)

healthSystemOregon’s health system transformation … final report (annual) Oregon Health Authority, Office of Health Analytics

Governor Earl Snell

June 29th, 2015 · Office of the Governor

Death of a statesman in 1947 plane crash (Statesman Journal, 6/28/2015)

snellLegislative message of Earl Snell, governor of Oregon, to the forty-fourth biennial Legislative Assembly, January 13, 1947, Salem, Oregon [PDF] (1947) Oregon Office of the Governor

Tillamook State Forest recreation

June 29th, 2015 · Dept. of Forestry

Tillamook State Forest offers recreation opportunities galore in Tillamook County (Oregonian, 6/29/2015)

tillamookRecreationTillamook State Forest recreation guide [PDF] (2014) Oregon Department of Forestry

tillamookOHVOff-highway vehicle trail guide [PDF] (2014) Oregon Department of Forestry

forestCenterTillamook Forest Center [PDF] (2013) Oregon Department of Forestry

Wolf-livestock investigations

June 25th, 2015 · Dept. of Fish & Wildlife

Wolf-livestock management hinges on investigations (East Oregonian, 6/24/2015)

wolvesLivestockODFW livestock depredation investigation report (serial) Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife

wolfPlanOregon wolf conservation and management plan [PDF] (2010) Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife

Boating and alcohol

June 25th, 2015 · State Marine Board

Special enforcement this weekend on boating while intoxicated (Oregonian, 6/25/2015)

boatingAlcoholBoating and alcohol [PDF] (1997) Oregon State Marine Board

Uncertified moving companies

June 24th, 2015 · Dept. of Transportation

ODOT busts 5 illegal moving companies in PDX (KOIN, 6/23/2015)

movingConsumer guide to moving [PDF] (2014) Oregon Department of Transportation, Motor Carrier Transportation

Deer in the city

June 23rd, 2015 · Dept. of Fish & Wildlife

When deer attack: Ashlanders say something should be done, but no easy solutions (Ashland Daily Tidings, 6/22/2015)

deerAndElkLiving with deer and elk [PDF] (2010) Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife

deerPlantsDeer resistant plants [PDF] (2010) Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife

Tent caterpillars

June 23rd, 2015 · Dept. of Forestry

Tent caterpillars infest Tillamook County, but threat is purely cosmetic (Oregonian, 6/22/2015)

tentCaterpillarsWestern tent caterpillar (Malacosoma californicum) [PDF] (2007) Oregon Department of Forestry

Drug threats in Oregon

June 22nd, 2015 · Dept. of Justice

New drug report: Meth still Oregon’s No. 1 problem, run mostly by Mexican drug traffickers (Oregonian, 6/21/2015)

drugStrategyThreat assessment and counter-drug strategy (annual) Oregon HIDTA Program

Oregon’s snakes

June 22nd, 2015 · Dept. of Fish & Wildlife

Meet the snakes of Oregon (Oregonian, 6/22/2015)

livingWithSnakesLiving with wildlife : snakes [PDF] (2013) Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife

sssnakesS-s-s-s-s-snakes! [PDF] (2013) Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife

Kit fox in Oregon

June 17th, 2015 · Dept. of Fish & Wildlife

Rare video shows kit fox pups at play in Oregon (Bend Bulletin, 6/16/2015)

kitFoxesInvestigation of the status of kit foxes in southeastern Oregon [PDF] (1990) Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife

kitfoxes2Continued investigations of kit fox in southeastern Oregon and evaluation of status [PDF] (1994) Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife

Employment and unemployment

June 17th, 2015 · Employment Department

Oregon’s job growth stalls as thousands keep searching for work (Oregonian, 6/17/2015)

Oregon labor market mostly unchanged in May (Statesman Journal, 6/16/2015)

Oregon unemployment rate ticks up, remains below national rate (Register Guard, 6/16/2015)

employmentOregon’s employment situation (monthly) Oregon Employment Department

Willamette River and agriculture

June 16th, 2015 · Water Resources Department

Study takes a look at agriculture’s water needs from Willamette River (Bend Bulletin, 6/16/2015)

WillametteBasinWillamette Basin plan of study : draft [PDF] (2013) Oregon Water Resources Department

Coquille wildlife area

June 16th, 2015 · Dept. of Fish & Wildlife

ODFW Proposes Turning Coquille Farmland Into Protected Wetlands (OPB, 6/15/2015)

CoquilleWildlifeCoquille Valley Wildlife Area management prospectus : working draft [PDF] (2015) Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife

Sex offender registry

June 15th, 2015 · State Police

Most Oregon sex offenders aren’t listed on public website (The World, 6/13/2015)

sexOffenderFAQSex offender registration FAQs [PDF] (2015) Oregon Department of State Police

sexOffenderHistoryHistory of sex offender registration in Oregon [PDF] (2015) Oregon Department of State Police

sexOffenderStatutesOregon statutes – sex offenders and sex offender registration & reporting [PDF] (2015) Oregon Department of State Police

Foster child safety data

June 10th, 2015 · Dept. of Human Services

Foster children: Oregon officials keep key data on safety from public (Oregonian, 6/10/2015)

dashboardDashboard report (monthly) Oregon Department of Human Services, Children, Adults and Families

CAFplanOregon child and family services plan, 2015-2019 [PDF] (2014) Oregon Department of Human Services, Children, Adults and Families

childWelfareChild welfare data book (annual) Oregon Department of Human Services, Children, Adults and Families