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Nine Oregon cities host marches to express concern over genetically modified foods
Sen. Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., said he hopes Saturday's marches "generate attention to the issue" of labeling genetically modified food.
7 hrs ago
Oregon Sen. Ron Wyden prods timber counties on taxes
Conservation groups, timber industry representatives and county officials Thursday generally welcomed U.S. Sen.
10 hrs ago
Oregon towns once dependent on timber, mining may find new boom in cycling
Research by a Linfield College professor indicates htat mountain biking events may be one way for small, rural Oregon towns to cash in on recreational dollars.
14 hrs ago
Scene and heard: Black United Fund of Oregon, Camp Fire Columbia and more
The Black United Fund of Oregon's 16th annual Scholarship Awards Luncheon brought 251 guests to The Governor Hotel on April 25 and raised more than $49,000. Michele Cruse was event chairwoman.
16 hrs ago
Another Oregon medical marijuana advocate faces drug case
Lori Duckworth wasn't one to hide her marijuana activism. She was a regular at legislative hearings on medical marijuana bills.
20 hrs ago
Oregon Coast Beach Connection Photos on Display in Portland
Photographs from Oregon Coast Beach Connection editor Andre' Hagestedt are on the walls for the month at the popular Raleigh Hills Starbucks on Beaverton/Hillsdale Highway in SW Portland.
21 hrs ago
Oregon's Jillian Weir and Parker Stinson qualify for NCAA Championships
Jillian Weir and Parker Stinson qualified for the NCAA Championships June 5-8 in Eugene and the Ducks were all but perfect in advancing runners through preliminary races -- including five in the men's 1,500 -- Thursday at the NCAA West preliminary rounds in Austin, Texas.
Thu May 23, 2013
New Seal Pup Born at N. Oregon Coast's Seaside Aquarium
The latest seal pup is believed to have been born sometime around 3:30 a.m., but that process can a bit of a mystery.
Oregon hazelnuts recalled in Canada over salmonella
The nuts, which were shipped in-shell, were potentially contaminated with salmonella, according to the Canadian Food Inspection Agency .
Re: Body of Portland Woman Missing in Hawaii Found on Beach | Breaking News for Black America
Although African Americans make up just 13 percent of the U.S. population, we account for 33 percent of the missing in the Federal Bureau of Investigation's database.
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'Common Core': Oregon schools' biggest change you've never heard of
Oregon schools wrapped up statewide testing Wednesday. For students who thought those tests were tough, here's a reality check: tougher tests are coming.
Star Parties Coming Up in Oregon Coast Range, Gorge, Prineville
This weekend brings the galaxy and astronomy a little bit more down to Earth in the Gorge and the Oregon coast range, while next weekend does the same in eastern Oregon, in Prineville.
Public meetings set in Oregon as Air Force considers SUA
The public is being asked to weigh in on the U.S. Air Force's notice of intent to prepare an environmental impact statement for the proposed establishment and expansion of military airspace in support of the Oregon Air National Guard.
Region's growth is a study in contrasts
These are some of the conclusions to be drawn from a recent analysis of economic trends in the Portland metropolitan area conducted by Christian Kaylor, a work force analyst with the Oregon Employment Department.
Cycle Oregon Wine Country with Eola Hills
For Immediate Release Contact Rich Washburn 503-623-2405 firstname.lastname@example.org - Right in the heart of wine country, Eola Hills Wine Cellars has long been a popular stop for cyclists who enjoy the miles and miles of desolate back country roads, covered bridges, ferry crossings, and the dozens of beautiful vineyards that dot the ... (more)
Wed May 22, 2013
Research: Mountain biking boosts rural Oregon economies
Research shows that the three-day Mountain Bike Oregon event pumps $1.2 million into the Oakridge economy.
Portland and its aversion to fluoride reflects Oregon's unusual politics
In 2011, the board of the Santa Clara Valley Water District voted to begin fluoridating water for about 850,000 customers in and around San Jose.
2013 Oregon proms: Westview High School prom photos and more
Ah, Oregon prom season, where high school students get dressed to the nines and celebrate an evening of glitz and glamor.
Tualatin, Oregon City and Beaverton see fastest-growing metro-area poverty rates since 2000
Tualatin has seen its poverty rate rise from 5.5 percent in 2000 to an average 13.6 percent between 2009 and 2011.
HillCrest Winery in Umpqua Valley awarded historical status as birthplace of Oregon pinot noir
HillCrest Winery and Distillery , the birthplace of Oregon pinot noir, has been awarded historical status by Oregon Travel Experience .