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Arch Cape Cannon

June 27th, 2011 · Comments Off · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Restoration of cannons found on Arch Cape beach reveals surprising history (Oregonian, 6/25/2011) Recovery of Arch Cape cannon : report to the Oregon Parks and Recreation Department and the Department of State Lands regarding the discovery of two cannon at Arch Cape [PDF] (2008) Parks and Recreation Dept.

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Fireworks safety

June 24th, 2011 · Comments Off · State Fire Marshal

Fireworks sales fuse tradition with fundraising (Statesman Journal, 6/24/2011) Reference guide, tent standards for retail sales of fireworks [PDF] (2010) Oregon State Police, Office of State Fire Marshal How to use fireworks safely [PDF] (2007) Oregon Fireworks Task Force Fireworks are prohibited on all beaches and in all state parks [PDF] (2009) Oregon State Police, […]

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Unemployment recipients

June 20th, 2011 · Comments Off · Employment Department

Data shows 2 of 3 unemployed workers in Salem area are men (Statesman Journal, 6/18/2011) Characteristics of unemployment insurance recipients [PDF] (annual) Oregon Employment Department

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Alcohol sales to minors

June 20th, 2011 · Comments Off · Liquor Control Commission

Several Bend, Redmond Biz Flunk OLCC Check (KTVZ, 6/17/2011) Minor sales checks [PDF] (2011) Oregon Liquor Control Commission

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Tobacco cessation services

June 20th, 2011 · Comments Off · Health Authority

Oregon Health Plan Members Have a Strong Propensity to Smoke (The Lund Report, 6/15/2011) Oregon Health Plan : tobacco cessation services : 2011 survey of fully capitated health plans and dental care organizations [PDF] (2011) Oregon Health Authority, Division of Medical Assistance Programs Burden of tobacco among Medicaid clients in Oregon [PDF] (2009) Tobacco Prevention […]

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Department of Energy audit

June 16th, 2011 · No Comments · Audits Division

Oregon Publishes Energy Department Audit (Oregon Public Broadcasting, 6/16/2011) Department of Energy : strengthen procedures and documentation [PDF] (2011) Oregon, Office of Secretary of State, Audits Division

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Herbicide exposure investigation

June 14th, 2011 · Comments Off · Dept. of Forestry, Oregon State University

State will investigate pesticide case (Register Guard, 6/13/2011) Herbicide use on forestland [PDF] Atrazine [PDF] (2002) Oregon State University, Extension Service 2,4-D [PDF] (2002) Oregon State University, Extension Service

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High birthweight babies

June 8th, 2011 · Comments Off · Health Services Division

Oregon’s newborns getting bigger, (Oregonian, 6/7/2011) Oregon vital statistics annual report [PDF] (annual serial), Oregon Center for Health Statistics

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Self employment assistance

June 7th, 2011 · Comments Off · Employment Department

Obscure state unemployment program aids entrepreneurs, lifts Urban Airship, (Oregonian, 6/7/2011) Self employment assistance program [PDF] (2009), WorkSource Oregon Programa de asistencia para el autoemple [PDF], (2009), WorkSource Oregon

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Adverse medical events report

June 6th, 2011 · Comments Off · Patient Safety Commission

34 patients died as a result of mistakes in Oregon hospitals in 2010, (Oregonian, 6/2/2011) Summary, hospital adverse event reporting [PDF] (annual serial), Oregon Patient Safety Commission

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Legislation on poaching

June 1st, 2011 · Comments Off · State Police

Bill may increase poaching fines (Statesman Journal, 5/31/2011) Field review [PDF] (monthly serial) Oregon Department of State Police, Fish and Wildlife Division

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Punishing bad charities

June 1st, 2011 · Comments Off · Dept. of Justice

Senate Bill 40, intended to punish bad charities, may die in the Oregon House (Oregonian, 5/29/2011) Oregon’s 20 worst charities (annual) Oregon Attorney General’s Office

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