Monday Aug 18
State of Oregon Denies Ambre Coal Export Permit
Huge news, buried in a calendar of decisions. The line from Oregon's Department of State Lands said simply this : The requested permit was for a removal/fill permit to allow the construction of a huge coal export terminal, owned by Australian-owned Ambre Energy.
Board increases secrecy for disciplined dentists
The Oregon Board of Dentistry voted recently to remove the names of dentists it has disciplined from the board's official newsletter.
Who's Next? Pot changes won't stop with Washington
Advocates seeking more lenient marijuana laws have no intention of stopping with Colorado and Washington.