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August 28, 2015 eClips

State Library eClips * Oregon Department of Agriculture to hire marijuana coordinator * ‘Little casinos’? Cash-cow ‘delis’ flout Oregon Lottery rules, audit finds * Oregon approves ‘largest liquor expansion since Prohibition’ * Oregon National Guard soldiers help efforts to contain … Continue reading

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August 27, 2015 eClips

State Library eClips * Energy Department’s plan to rewrite tax credit rules faces blowback from lawmakers * Facebook wins Prineville data center tax deal worth millions * Tax ‘kicker’ comes with warning signs as Oregon’s economy cools * Tantrum, defamatory … Continue reading

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August 26, 2015 eClips

State Library eClips * Oregon ACT scores show improved college readiness among black, white, Native American and Latino grads * Oregon’s tax ‘kicker’ rebate, explained video * Klamath County sheriff under investigation, seven deputies put on leave * Oregon bow … Continue reading

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August 25, 2015 eClips

State Library eClips * Oregon Chief Education Officer Nancy Golden to retire * One in five UO undergrad women surveyed report rape, sexual assault or evading sex abuse * ‘Kicker’ tax rebate expected to kick, but not as hard * … Continue reading

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August 24, 2015 eClips Weekend Edition

State Library eClips * Disease kills 150,000 fish in hatchery’s 2nd major die-off this year * Brush fire that closed U.S. 26 caused by person, authorities say * Kindergarten assessments aren’t something to fear — Opinion * Beaverton School District … Continue reading

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August 24, 2015 eClips

State Library eClips * National Weather Service: Pacific, westerly airflows to push the haze away * Northwest wildfires: Crews make progress on some blazes while containment stagnates elsewhere * Oregon’s hot hash oil market drives demand for marijuana ‘trim’ * … Continue reading

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August 21, 2015 eClips Supplemental Edition

All-cash home sales slightly down in Portland area, report finds Study: First responders lack pediatric experience Red Cross gives tools to families returning to burned homes Measure of future health of US economy slips 0.2 percent in July after 4 … Continue reading

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August 21, 2015 eClips

State Library eClips * Oregon labor commissioner prepares run for secretary of state * Little data exists about transgender people. A new survey wants to change that. * Companies race to create marijuana breathalyzer; Oregon differs from neighbors in THC … Continue reading

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August 20, 2015 eClips

State Library eClips Oregon State Parks bans all campfires, fires on beaches Oregon issues draft rules for recreational marijuana sales Throwback Thursday: 10 things you can no longer do at the Oregon State Fair Odor of marijuana smoke wafting from … Continue reading

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August 19, 2015 eClips

State Library eClips * As hiring accelerates this summer, Oregon’s labor pool deepens * Gov. Kate Brown to tour fire zone near John Day as wildfires continue wreaking havoc in Northwest * Moderate growth reported on Oregon wildfires; Washington blazes … Continue reading

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