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Imprisoned African Americans

June 27th, 2016 · Comments Off on Imprisoned African Americans · Dept. of Corrections

Oregon imprisons African Americans at a higher rate than most other states (Oregonian, 6/25/2016) Community population profile (monthly) Oregon Department of Corrections Inmate population profile (monthly) Oregon Department of Corrections

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Gun sales increase

June 27th, 2016 · Comments Off on Gun sales increase · State Police

Oregon gun sales skyrocket after Orlando shooting (Statesman Journal, 6/26/2016) Firearm information and denial report (monthly) Oregon State Police, Identification Services Section, FICS Unit

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Hospital metrics report

June 23rd, 2016 · Comments Off on Hospital metrics report · Health Authority

Hospital report shows success in some areas (Bend Bulletin, 6/23/16) State: Pay-for-performance program has improved Oregon’s health (Portland Business Journal, 6/23/16) Oregon’s health system transformation … final report (serial) Oregon Health Authority

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Refugees in Oregon

June 21st, 2016 · Comments Off on Refugees in Oregon · Dept. of Human Services

A message given to Salem refugees: you are welcome here (Statesman Journal, 6/18/16) Refugees in Oregon data (annual) Oregon Department of Human Services, State Refugee Program

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Oregon bottle deposit increase

June 20th, 2016 · Comments Off on Oregon bottle deposit increase · Liquor Control Commission

Oregon bottle deposit likely to double in 2017 (Herald and News, 6/19/2016) Beverage container return data (annual) Oregon Liquor Control Commission Oregon’s Bottle Bill : frequently asked questions [PDF] (2016) Oregon Liquor Control Commission

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Hop acreage in the Pacific Northwest

June 16th, 2016 · Comments Off on Hop acreage in the Pacific Northwest · Hop Commission

PNW hop acreage records may be broken (Capital Press, 6/14/2016) Statistics for … (annual) Oregon Hop Commission

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May employment situation

June 15th, 2016 · Comments Off on May employment situation · Employment Department

Oregon unemployment holds steady despite slower job growth (Oregonian, 6/14/16) Oregon’s Jobless Rate Remained Unchanged At 4.5 Percent In May (OPB, 6/14/16) Oregon’s employment situation (monthly) Oregon Employment Department

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Physician-assisted suicide statistics

June 10th, 2016 · Comments Off on Physician-assisted suicide statistics · Health Authority

What we know about physician-assisted death from Oregon, by the numbers (L.A. Times, 6/9/16) Annual report on Oregon’s Death with Dignity Act (annual) Oregon Health Authority

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River levels

June 9th, 2016 · Comments Off on River levels · U.S. Dept. of Agriculture

Warm spring dumps early peak flow into most Oregon waterways, report says (Oregonian, 6/8/16) Oregon’s water outlook: Reservoirs better, streams worse (Capital Press, 6/7/16) After heat waves, drier rivers around the bend (News-Review, 6/7/16) Low summer streamflow predicted across Oregon (KTVZ, 6/7/16) Oregon basin outlook report (serial) United States Department of Agriculture

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Medical errors

June 2nd, 2016 · Comments Off on Medical errors · Patient Safety Commission

Oregon Health Facilities More Willing To Report Their Medical Mistakes (OPB, 6/1/16) Annual summary Oregon Patient Safety Reporting Program (annual) Oregon Patient Safety Commission

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Marijuana license statistics

May 27th, 2016 · Comments Off on Marijuana license statistics · Liquor Control Commission

County tops OLCC pot license list (Mail Tribune, 5/25/16) Marijuana license applications (serial) Oregon Liquor Control Commission

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Chronic absenteeism report

May 27th, 2016 · Comments Off on Chronic absenteeism report · Chief Education Office

‘All my teachers were white’ — diversity affects education (Bend Bulletin, 5/26/16) Chronic absenteeism report [PDF] (2016) Oregon Chief Education Office

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Tourism impact and statistics

May 26th, 2016 · Comments Off on Tourism impact and statistics · Tourism Commission

Tourism numbers surge in Central Oregon, rest of state (Bend Bulletin, 5/26/2016) Oregon travel impacts (annual) Oregon Tourism Commission

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Initiative petition 28 and taxes

May 24th, 2016 · Comments Off on Initiative petition 28 and taxes · State Legislature

Lawmakers will hear impact of proposed tax measure (Bend Bulletin, 5/20/2016) Unions submitting signatures for large corporate tax hike (Bend Bulletin, 5/22/2016) Corporate tax initiative likely to dominate November ballot (Oregonian, 5/21/2016) Controversial corporate tax hike could raise $3 billion a year, but add some costs for families, state report shows (Oregonian, 5/23/2016) How one […]

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Primary election voter turn-out

May 19th, 2016 · Comments Off on Primary election voter turn-out · Elections Division

Oregon primary ballots on pace for record: more than 1.2 million (Oregonian, 5/18/16) Big primary matchups? Big voter turnout? Meh, not so much (Portland Tribune, 5/18/16) Vote totals top 1.2 million, set new primary record (East Oregonian, 5/18/16) Voter turnout history for primary elections [PDF] (2014) Oregon Secretary of State, Elections Division

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Employment and unemployment statistics

May 18th, 2016 · Comments Off on Employment and unemployment statistics · Employment Department

Oregon unemployment rate stays at a low 4.5 percent (Statesman Journal, 5/17/2016) Oregon’s Unemployment Rate Holds Steady (OPB, 5/17/2016) Oregon’s employment situation (monthly) Oregon Employment Department

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April snowmelt

May 10th, 2016 · Comments Off on April snowmelt · U.S. Dept. of Agriculture

April Oregon heat produced dramatic snowmelt (Capital Press, 5/6/2016) April heat whacks Oregon snowpack (Mail Tribune, 5/7/2016) Oregon basin outlook report (monthly) U.S. Department of Agriculture

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Honoring fallen workers

May 6th, 2016 · Comments Off on Honoring fallen workers · Dept. of Consumer & Business Services

Oregon labor honors fallen workers (NWLaborPress.org, 5/3/2016) Number of compensable fatalities by industry, Oregon (serial) Oregon Department of Consumer and Business Services

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Work zone safety

May 5th, 2016 · Comments Off on Work zone safety · Dept. of Transportation

Bridges in Salem, Portland go orange for work zone awareness (Statesman Journal, 5/4/2016) Work zone crashes : an avoidable tragedy [PDF] (2016) Oregon Department of Transportation, Transportation Safety Division Work zone safety statistics (annual) Oregon Department of Transportation Work zone crashes top error codes [PDF] (2016) Oregon Department of Transportation

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Rabies cases in Oregon

April 26th, 2016 · Comments Off on Rabies cases in Oregon · Health Authority

Benton County man bitten by bat is Oregon’s first 2016 rabies case (Oregonian, 4/24/2016) Rabid bat bites local man (Democrat Herald, 4/22/2016) Rabies activity Oregon map (serial) Oregon Health Authority

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