Monthly Archives: April 2012

April 30, 2012 eClips Weekend Edition

State Library eClips * Abuse of women inmates at Oregon’s Coffee Creek prison goes on for years * Oregon PERS: About 1 in 10 pensioners are rehired, draw a second public paycheck * Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber signs order to … Continue reading

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April 30, 2012 eClips

Some Oregonians receiving government assistance are cashing out at casinos, bars and strip clubs Oregon and northwest neighbors must decide wisely on coal export proposals — Opinion Medical marijuana at issue in AG race Higher workload can lead to errors … Continue reading

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April 27, 2012 eClips

Lawsuit against Lone Star Funds accuses Oregon Public Employees Pension System trustees of risky investment business Port of Portland toasts economic growth as international trade bounces back Lacey’s House, a Hillsboro nonprofit for veterans, draws fire from ex-residents, is scrutinized … Continue reading

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April 26, 2012 eClips

Portland’s legal stand against reinstating fired cop hangs on Oregon law that’s had little effect Denny Jones, veteran Eastern Oregon legislator, dies at 101 Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber calls for sweeping review of planned coal exports from Northwest ports When … Continue reading

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April 25, 2012 eClips

Reed College chooses Oregon Attorney General John Kroger as new president Oregon attorney general deliberately withheld documents, judge rules New state economist for Oregon is Mark McMullen, Gov. John Kitzhaber announces State hospital suffers data theft Attorney general Kroger will … Continue reading

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April 24, 2012 eClips

New child welfare audit says Oregon can do more to reunite parents and kids in foster care Oregon adjusts to privatized liquor sales to the north and south Secretary of State slaps marijuana petitioner with $65,000 fine for violating pay-per-signature … Continue reading

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April 23, 2012 eClips Weekend Edition

State Library eClips * Cracks in Oregon’s medical marijuana law are filled with weed * Oregon lighthouse caught up in philosophical wrestling match: beautification vs. historical integrity * Business leaders say they may not fight union initiative to repeal corporate … Continue reading

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April 23, 2012 eClips

Portland area will feel the pain of Oregon circuit court budget cuts, layoffs Recalling the strange saga of the corporate ‘kicker’ tax rebates State worker notebook: PEBB health rates may rise Brooks incinerator permit up for renewal Ballot initiatives would … Continue reading

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April 20, 2012 eClips

Questions about Oregon State Police handwriting unit put two examiners on leave Judge grants Measure 11 convict a rare early release Oregon’s low-carbon fuel standard faces legislative, legal hurdles Oregon venture capital activity went cold in the first quarter Weighing … Continue reading

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April 19, 2012 eClips

Weekly unemployment data suggests hiring is slowing; Oregon jobless claims tick up by 1,362 LNG resurfaces at Warrenton — Opinion Oregon Supreme Court, Court of Appeals races provide intriguing primary candidates Court Could Determine Fate Of Legal Notices In Newspapers … Continue reading

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