Author Archives: Oregon State Library

July 30, 2014 eClips

Some PERS rate relief in sight for public employers, thanks to reforms and big returns Oregon PERS Director Paul Cleary to retire in December Legalized marijuana may be slow to produce much tax money for Oregon, legislative analysts say How … Continue reading

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July 29, 2014 eClips

Hearing on service animals barred from Eugene store complete, BOLI decision expected by year’s end Cover Oregon gave ex-technology director Aaron Karjala a $70,000 contract after resignation under pressure Tests on bees from mass die-off nearly done Reduced coal use … Continue reading

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July 28, 2014 eClips Weekend Edition

State Library eClips * Inside Oregon prisons: Snake River lockup is biggest, with some of the baddest * Firefighters make progress on Oregon blazes but hot, dry weather expected to cause problems * Third Columbia River bridge proposal unveiled by … Continue reading

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July 28, 2014 eClips

Does Oregon rank 49th in the nation for its high-school graduation rank? — Opinion It’s time to get it right with oil train safety — Opinion Oregon Fires Burning, But Nearing Containment Oregon Oil Train Safety Report Calls For More … Continue reading

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July 25, 2014 eClips

Clark County Commissioners will hold special meeting Friday about Columbia River bridge proposal Oregon’s wolf OR-7: Fresh photos confirm pack has at least 3 pups Portland teams with Metro to update region’s aerial map, image database as part of $864,000 … Continue reading

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July 24, 2014 eClips

Legalizing marijuana in Oregon could produce $38.5 million in new taxes, study estimates What Obama administration’s oil train safety plan means for Oregon, Washington Oregon feels the strain after health care overhaul floods the system with Medicaid enrollees Two Oregon … Continue reading

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July 23, 2014 eClips

Dueling health care law rulings leave experts split on Oregon’s insurance premium subsidies West Nile virus back in Oregon in mosquitoes in Morrow County Former Oregon Gov. Vic Atiyeh’s longtime barber remembers him as kind, soft-spoken Portland is already planning … Continue reading

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July 22, 2014 eClips

Oregon a below-average place to grow up, study finds From tribal headdress to whittled art: Vic Atiyeh’s must-see relics at Pacific University Vic Atiyeh, who gave hundreds of items to Pacific University, held on to his joke book until the … Continue reading

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July 21, 2014 eClips Weekend Edition

State Library eClips * Oregon coast reopened for mussel harvesting * Oregon’s Umatilla River wolf pack within two strikes of lethal control * Cover Oregon officials hope to repair broken state health insurance exchange for 2016 * Oracle, state lawyers … Continue reading

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July 21, 2014 eClips

Northwest Wildfires: More than 940,000 acres burn in Oregon and Washington Republican Vic Atiyeh, who guided Oregon through economic upheaval, dies at 91 Washington will show Oregon what legalization looks like — Opinion Vic Atiyeh, gracious and accessible to the … Continue reading

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