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  1. Report tallies funds committed to federal insurance exchangeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Medical News

    The federal government has committed nearly $800 million to the project, according the Health and Human Services' inspector general.

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  2. Mosaic Blueprint Hosts First of Its Kind Diversity Symposium and Career ExpoRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | PR Log

    Diversity in the workplace has received a lot of attention this summer as tech giants made their diversity numbers public.

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  3. City Club of Portland says 'yes' to several Oregon measures, including a new ERARead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Among other items, City Club of Portland members want food manufacturers to disclose if they put genetically modified organisms in their items.

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  4. Cover Oregon: At least 2,000 Oregonians need to change coverage due to health exchange errors Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    Cover Oregon will hold a special open enrollment period for 1,400 Oregonians who were incorrectly enrolled into the low-income Oregon Health Plan by the state's troubled health insurance exchange.

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  5. GMO labeling, driver cards for undocumented residents among measures getting City Club of Portland nodRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    Brandi Tuck urged other City Club of Portland members to reject a measure that would ban public funding of abortion services.

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  6. Top-two primary will not serve Oregonians well: Guest opinionRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    There are three things Oregonians need to know about Measure 90, the top-two election proposal on the November ballot .

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  7. As Oregon meets to strengthen oil train disclosure, BNSF questions media's presenceRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    Columbia River Gorge fire chiefs learned mile-long oil trains moved through their communities not from railroads but because of this April photo by an amateur photographer.

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  8. Database showing quality of Oregon health clinics gets a shot in the armRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Business Journal

    The Oregon Health Care Quality Corp. has released its annual scores for primary care providers, but this year's report is much more comprehensive than past scorecards.

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  9. Former inmate suing Oregon for nearly $50KRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KXLY-TV Spokane

    A 32-year-old former inmate who claims he injured his knee while climbing down from his prison bunk bed is suing the state of Oregon for $49,637.

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  10. Community Helpers donations as of August 31, 2014Read the original story

    15 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    Meyer Memorial Trust awarded the following public-affairs and social-benefit grants: $270,000 to Mercy Enterprise Corporation , $200,000 to Nonprofit Technology Enterprise Network , $115,000 to OPAL Environmental Justice Oregon and $2,500 to Grant Managers Network .

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  11. Oregon hunters warned: Beware of fire dangerRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Local TV Station KTVZ

    Fire danger is at critical levels across the state of Oregon. Earlier this month, fire weather forecasters witnessed an anomaly that literally raised a red flag.

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  12. Three debates scheduled for Gov. John Kitzhaber and Rep. Dennis Richardson; Working Families Party gives nod, Oregon governor raceRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    Democratic Gov. John Kitzhaber and his challenger Republican Rep. Dennis Richardson have scheduled three debates; dates for two more have yet to be nailed down.

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  13. Louisiana ranks 40th for women's equality, study showsRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    WalletHub's analysis of 2014's Best and Worst States for Women's Equality showed Louisiana tied with Nebraska ranking 40th overall women's equality and 49th for the largest pay gap.

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  14. My View: We need to know when our food has been modifiedRead the original story

    Yesterday | Portland Tribune

    As Oregon family farmers, we enthusiastically support the ballot measure to label genetically engineered foods.

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  15. Inefficient insulation subsidies closer to chopping blockRead the original story

    Yesterday | OregonLive.com

    A contractor crawls under a Lake Oswego home to look for problems in old ducts. Many traditional weatherization mainstays like insulation and duct sealing are having trouble meeting required cost effectiveness thresholds in gas heated homes.

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  16. Oregon Agriculture Website Becomes More Accessible for CitizensRead the original story

    Yesterday | PressReleasePoint

    ... to advance the effectiveness and delivery of new online services to the public. The Program works with Oregon government organizations to enable them to conduct state business online and improve public access to government information. ...

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  17. $100M donor outed: For better or worse?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Business Journal

    It was bound to come out. No one moves $100,000,000 around in Oregon without leaving a ripple or two.

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  18. Citizen Panel Narrowly Votes 'No' GMO Labelling MeasureRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Willamette Week

    A citizen initiative review narrowly passed a "no" recommendation on a November ballot measure that calls for the labeling of genetically modified foods.

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  19. Oregon inmate claims prison bunk beds are dangerous, tore his knee, seeks $49,000Read the original story

    Monday | The Oregonian

    A former inmate who says he needed surgery after climbing down from a bunk bed has filed suit against the state.

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  20. Kulongoski appointed to Western Ore. Univ. boardRead the original story

    Monday | Local TV Station KTVZ

    Gov. John Kitzhaber is appointing his predecessor, Ted Kulongoski, to the newly created board of trustees for Western Oregon University.

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