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Health insurance in Oregon

January 31st, 2011 · Comments Off · Dept. of Consumer & Business Services

Oregon insurance premiums continue to rise (Oregon Business Journal, 1/27/2011) Health insurance in Oregon [PDF] (annual report) Oregon Department of Consumer and Business Services. Insurance Division

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Oregon tobacco facts and laws

January 31st, 2011 · Comments Off · Public Health Division

Oregonians buy fewer cigarettes, die less from tobacco-related cancers, according to state report (Oregonian, 1/26/2011) Oregon Cigarette Sale, Tobacco Related Cancers Decrease (Bend Bulletin, 1/28/2011) Oregon tobacco facts and laws [PDF] (annual report) Oregon Department of Human Services, Public Health Division, Tobacco Education and Prevention Program

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Intercity bus lines

January 28th, 2011 · Comments Off · Dept. of Transportation

Oregon’s rural, intercity bus lines offer a hassle-free, affordable option for getting around (Oregonian, 1/24/2011) Oregon intercity passenger timetables Oregon Department of Transportation

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Child support collections

January 28th, 2011 · Comments Off · Audits Division

Deadbeat parents owe over $1 billion in Oregon child support payments (Oregonian, 1/24/2011) Management practices that could increase child support collections [PDF] (2010) Oregon Secretary of State, Audits Division

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Junction City mental hospital

January 27th, 2011 · Comments Off · Addictions and Mental Health Division

New report: Controversial Oregon mental hospital in Junction City should be half as big as planned (Oregonian, 1/19/2011) State report recommends smaller psychiatric facility at Junction City (Statesman Journal, 1/19/2011) Report on state hospital cuts beds (Register Guard, 1/19/2011) 2010 revised forecast of need for state hospital beds [PDF] (2011) Oregon Department of Human Services, […]

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Increase in uninsured drivers

January 27th, 2011 · Comments Off · Driver and Motor Vehicle Services

Report shows slight increase in uninsured drivers (Statesman Journal, 1/18/2011) Standards for issuance of Oregon driver licenses and identification cards (annual report) Oregon Department of Transportation, Driver and Motor Vehicle Services

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Culture of State Hospital

January 27th, 2011 · Comments Off · Health Authority

Oregon State Hospital’s culture hinders reform, consultants say (Statesman Journal, 1/19/2011) Task 1 : defining cultural excellence [PDF] (2011) Oregon Health Authority Task 3 : continuous improvement project rationalization [PDF] (2011) Oregon Health Authority

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Domestic homicides

January 20th, 2011 · Comments Off · Public Health Division

Despite dropping crime rate, domestic homicides in Oregon remain steady (Oregonian, 1/7/11) Homicides related to intimate partner violence in Oregon : a seven year review (2010) Oregon Department of Human Services, Public Health Division

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Reporting adult abuse

January 18th, 2011 · Comments Off · Seniors and People with Disabilities

Elder abuse: A growing problem in Oregon (Dalles Chronicle, 1/7/11) Adult abuse reporting (2010) Oregon Department of Human Services, Seniors and People With Disabilities

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Governor Kulongoski, 2003-2011

January 13th, 2011 · Comments Off · Office of the Governor

Oregon Gov. Ted Kulongoski gets emotional at unveiling of his official portrait (Oregonian, 1/6/2011) Oregon, our Oregon, 2003-2011 [PDF] (2011) Oregon Office of the Governor

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Earned time early-release program

January 11th, 2011 · Comments Off · Audits Division

Early release at prisons saved state $25 million in 2009 (Statesman Journal, 1/4/2011) Department of Corrections : administration of earned time [PDF] (2010) Oregon Secretary of State, Audits Division

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Helping low-income Oregonians save

January 6th, 2011 · Comments Off · Housing and Community Services Dept.

IDAs help teach Oregonians good savings habits (Oregonian, 12/28/2010) Individual development account initiative [PDF] (2009) Oregon Housing and Community Services Department

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Status of wolves

January 5th, 2011 · No Comments · Dept. of Fish & Wildlife

Panel backs state biologists on wolf kill investigations (East Oregonian, 1/5/2012) 2011 Oregon wolf management report [PDF] (2011) Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife

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