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Veterans have higher rate of suicide in Oregon
That's according to a report by the Oregon Health Authority that analyzed data from the state's Violent Death Reporting System from 2008 to 2012.
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Sat Jul 12, 2014
New report explores why Oregonians' incomes lag behind the national average
Incomes in Oregon fall far short of the national average, a decades-long dynamic that stems from a handful of causes, according to a new report.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Rate of suicide among Oregon military veterans outpaces civilian rates
The Klamath Falls funeral last summer of Oregon Guard soldier Brady Hammer, whose death was initially deemed an accidental suicide.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Whoops! Police say tow truck tried to snag cop car
Authorities said Thursday they arrested the owner of Whoops Towing as he tried to haul off an undercover police car in Oregon.
Medical marijuana in Oregon: Medford activist Lori Duckworth sentenced to probation in pot case
Lori Duckworth, a well-known marijuana activist in southern Oregon, pleaded guilty this week to a felony drug charge in connection with a medical marijuana outlet she operated in Medford.
Report: Obamacare Gets More Oregonians, Washingtonians Covered
A new report indicates that the Affordable Care Act is getting more Oregon and Washington residents covered with health insurance.
Pete Julian's race isn't over, but the Oregon Project coach is kicking cancer
A drug called Gleevec, which Pete Julian began taking in 2008, has held his cancer at bay.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
The Pordland Mercury
The Money's on Election Reform
JIM KELLY, scion of a well-known Portland construction family, moved out to a ranch in Eastern Oregon a few years back, not long before selling his own iconic business concern, Rejuvenation.
How oil and gas leases are building Oregon parks
Editor's note: Sustainable Business Oregon was recently integrated with the Portland Business Journal website to reflect a changing business landscape.
Pot Gives Oregonians a Reason to Visit 'The Couv'
Mayor Tim Leavitt cut a green ribbon outside Main Street Marijuana on Wednesday, opening the doors to the first recreational marijuana store in Vancouver, Washington.
New Seasons endorses GMO label campaign
No surprise here, but New Seasons Market is the latest local business to endorse the Oregon Right to Know Campaign, which will ask voters on the Nov. 4 ballot to require GMO labeling on all food products.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Oregon marijuana legalization advocates aim for 'the new gold standard'
One of the country's leading drug policy reformers visited Oregon Tuesday to make a pitch for legalizing pot, calling the recreational marijuana initiative headed to the November ballot "the new gold standard" of marijuana reform efforts.
Legal pot now a short drive for many Oregonians
The closest legal pot shop to Portland opens Wednesday, just across the Columbia River in Vancouver, Washington.
State of Oregon
Oregon Settles with Ranbaxy for $2.3 Million
The settlement resolves allegations that Ranbaxy sold prescription drugs in Oregon that were not manufactured properly.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Who's Next? Pot changes won't stop with Washington
Twenty-three states and the District of Columbia have allowed marijuana for medicinal purposes, and more could follow.
Great news! The Hobby Lobby ruling does not apply in Oregon
After last week's ruling on the highly anticipated Hobby Lobby case, the country is on high alert.
Oregon: Agency's control over modified crops is limited
In a letter to Gov. John Kitzhaber, the Oregon Department of Agriculture said state law allows it to create "control areas" for genetically engineered crops to deal with pests and disease.
Washington forcing Oregon's hand on pot legalization: Editorial Agenda 2014
When Washington voters privatized retail liquor sales in 2011, new fees and taxes raised prices so dramatically that some Washingtonians began buying their booze in Oregon .
Dr. Charles Mueller joins Surgical & Burn Specialists group at The Oregon Clinic
The Oregon Clinic is pleased to welcome Charles R. Mueller, MD, FACS to its Surgical and Burn Specialists group in Portland.
Activists Generate 155,000 Signatures To Place GMO Labeling Vote In Oregon
ACTIVISTS GENERATE 155,000 SIGNATURES TO PLACE GMO LABELING VOTE IN OREGON Jul. 7, 2014 Source: tdn-net.com Proponents of a ballot measure to require the labeling of genetically modified foods in Oregon said Wednesday they're turning in more than 155,000 signatures - far more than needed to qualify the measure for a statewide vote in November.