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Unlicensed tattooing

July 29th, 2010 · Comments Off · Health Licensing Agency

The skin game: Unlicensed tattooing is on the rise—with bad consequences (Willamette Week, 7/21/10) Piercing thoughts: Piercing & tattoo safety [PDF] (2009) Oregon Health Licensing Agency

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Carbon monoxide detectors

July 29th, 2010 · Comments Off · State Fire Marshal

Property owners adjust as carbon monoxide legislation goes into effect (Statesman Journal, 7/20/10) Carbon monoxide questions & answers [PDF] (2010) Oregon State Police, Office of State Fire Marshal

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Low per capita personal income

July 27th, 2010 · Comments Off · Employment Department

Behind Oregon budget woes, a slide in incomes (The Oregonian, 7/17/10) Oregonians are losing ground to the average American [PDF] Oregon Employment Department

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Toddlers’ TV viewing

July 27th, 2010 · Comments Off · U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services

OPH: 20% Of Oregon toddlers watch too much TV (myCentralOregon.com, 7/16/10) Television and video viewing time among children aged 2 years, Oregon, 2006-2007 [PDF] (Morbidity and mortality weekly report, vol. 59, no. 27, July 16, 2010) United States Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

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Spending on wildlife programs

July 27th, 2010 · Comments Off · Audits Division

Oregon spending adequately on wildlife programs, audit says (Statesman Journal, 7/15/10) Measure 66 funding: fiscal accountability for the 2007-2009 biennium [PDF] (2010) Oregon Secretary of State, Audits Division

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Homelessness in Oregon

July 22nd, 2010 · Comments Off · Housing and Community Services Dept.

Survey: homelessness rising in Oregon (The Register-Guard, 7/14/10) Oregon one night homeless count reports (annual report) Oregon Housing and Community Services Department

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Damage to agriculture by geese

July 20th, 2010 · Comments Off · Dept. of Agriculture

Goose Task Force meets Tuesday in Salem (Statesman Journal, 7/13/10) Wildlife damage to Oregon agriculture [PDF] (1997) Oregon Department of Agriculture, Animal Health Division

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Appliance Rebate Program

July 15th, 2010 · Comments Off · Housing and Community Services Dept.

Oregon Program Offers Incentive To Replace Old Appliances (Oregon Public Broadcasting, 7/8/2010) Oregon appliance rebate program expands (Medford Mail Tribune, 7/9/2010) American Recovery and Reinvestment Action (ARRA) State Energy Efficient Appliance Rebate Program (SEEARP) [PDF] (2010) Oregon Department of Housing and Community Services

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Offshore Vessel Traffic Management

July 13th, 2010 · Comments Off · Pacific States British Columbia Oil Spill Task Force

Ships leave Oregon vulnerable to oil spills (Statesman Journal, 7/4/2010) West Coast Offshore Vessel Traffice Risk Management Project. Final project report and recommendations [PDF] (2002) Pacific States/British Columbia Oil Spill Task Force

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Plain Language Standards

July 12th, 2010 · Comments Off · Dept. of Consumer & Business Services

State communications focus on plain language (Statesman Journal 7/6/2010) Status report on implementation of House Bill 2702 (plain language standard) [PDF] (2008) Oregon Department of Consumer and Business Services, Office of Regulatory Streamlining. Implementation of House Bill 2702 : plain language standard (2nd report) [PDF] (2009) Oregon Department of Consumer and Business Services, Office of […]

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Measure 11 & Sentencing Reform

July 8th, 2010 · Comments Off · Dept. of Corrections

Sentencing reform plans draw criticism (StatesmanJournal, 06/26/10) Offenders with Measure 11 convictions under age 18 on date of crime (periodic report) Oregon. Department of Corrections. Post-prison population with Measure 11 convictions (periodic report) Oregon. Department of Corrections.

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West Nile Virus

July 8th, 2010 · Comments Off · Public Health Division

West Nile virus found in mosquito (StatesmanJournal, 06/27/10) West Nile virus summary report for Oregon (annual report) Oregon. Department of Human Service. Acute and Communicable Disease Prevention.

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Northern Spotted Owl

July 7th, 2010 · Comments Off · Forest Resources Institute, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, U.S. Dept. of the Interior

Northern spotted owl marks 20 years on endangered species list (The Oregonian, 6/28/10) Northern spotted owl [PDF] (2007) Oregon Forest Resources Institute Final recovery plan for the northern spotted owl (Strix occidentalis caurina) [PDF] (2008) U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Region 1 Northwest Forest Plan—the first 10 years (1994–2003): first-decade results of the Northwest Forest […]

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Highway 22 safety corridor

July 1st, 2010 · Comments Off · Transportation Development Division, Transportation Safety Division

Section of Highway 22 to lose safety status (Statesman Journal, 6/23/10) Oregon safety corridor program guidelines [PDF] (2006) Oregon Department of Transportation, Transportation Safety Division Oregon safety corridors [PDF] (2008) Oregon Department of Transportation, Transportation Safety Division Oregon safety corridor map [PDF] (2008) Oregon Department of Transportation, Transportation Development Division, GIS Unit

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Public beaches

July 1st, 2010 · Comments Off · Parks & Recreation Dept.

How two leaders freed the beaches (The Register-Guard, 6/22/10) Oregon’s coastal beaches: public use study [PDF] (1966) Oregon State Highway Department, State Parks and Recreation Division

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