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  1. Deadline, what deadline? Oregon's Health Co-op gives consumers more timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Business Journal

    Dr. Ralph Prows is president and CEO of Oregon Health Co-Op, said he extended the enrollment deadline so people have more time to evaluate their options. Oregon's Health CO-OP has pushed the enrollment deadline back to midnight on New Year's Eve, for anyone who missed the Dec. 15 cutoff for continuous coverage.

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  2. Uber temporarily suspends service in PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CIO

    Uber is suspending its service in Portland, Oregon, for the next three months while city regulators there work to reframe local laws around taxis and car hailing apps. "We are pausing pick-ups within Portland city limits for three months," an Uber spokeswoman said Thursday via email.

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  3. DMV: Oregon faces federal deadline on license securityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Portland Tribune

    Oregon faces another deadline that, if state driver's licenses do not comply with federal security requirements next fall, might require Oregonians to show other forms of identification to enter federal buildings or board commercial aircraft. But Oregon will need $4 million to meet those federal requirements - money that a top official says the state does not have and legislators have so far not wanted to spend.

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  4. Oregon high court says injured snowboarder can sueRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Oregon Supreme Court ruled Thursday a ski resort's broad liability waiver cannot prevent a paralyzed snowboarder from suing. The justices ruled that the liability waiver was "unconscionable" and contrary to public policy, potentially opening the door for more people injured in recreational activities to file successful lawsuits.

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  5. Linck Bergen removed as coach of the Tualatin Hills Thunderbolts Swim ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | OregonLive.com

    ... sion to remove Bergen. The Tualatin Hills Swim Club is a non-profit, 501(c)(3), tax-exempt member of USA Swimming and Oregon Swimming, Inc.

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  6. Street fee, version 3.0, ahead, and may it be the last: Editorial Agenda 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | OregonLive.com

    ... relied heavily on a progressive income tax on Portland residents that would leave many untouched. More than two dozen Oregon cities successfully employ user fees to subsidize road repair, among them Oregon City, West Linn and La Grande. Portland ...

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  7. Managing Talent Development: APT, not MLBRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Madison Magazine

    ... to have to fight." But they're definitely looking. Like baseball scouts, heavy-hitting classical programs like the Oregon and Utah Shakespeare Festivals, the Yankees and Red Sox of the classical theater world - there I go with the sports metaphor ...

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  8. Uber Agrees to Halt Services in Portland for Three MonthsRead the original story

    Yesterday | KXL-AM Portland

    ... and shuttle services. Mike Greenfield, former director of the Department of Administrative Services for the State of Oregon, will chair the committee. The process initially will focus on taxi cabs and transportation network companies, with ...

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  9. Hash oil explosions in Portland area lead to federal charges for threeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Oregonian

    Hashish oil is made by extracting the active ingredients in marijuana plants, a process that often involves butane gas. The United States charged three men this week with endangering lives when the butane they used to produce two batches of hash oil exploded , according to federal court papers.

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  10. New Oregon State Beavers coach Gary Andersen exercising patience while hiring staffRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | OregonLive.com

    As new Oregon State coach Gary Andersen has fielded phone calls from players in recent days, one question has consistently popped up. Andersen understands why those players - and Beavers fans - are antsy.

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  11. (Image is Clickable Link) Mark & Dave - KPAM AM860 - Weekdays 3-6pmRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Portland Tribune

    ... are athletes in Eugene with character who have respect for their community and the people around them. He made all of Oregon proud. Remember that Rosetta probe sent deep into space to examine comets? Well it has discovered water. Some scientists ...

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  12. Tim Blixseth going to jail until he complies with Yellowstone Club order, judge saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Oregonian

    A judge has ordered Tim Blixseth jailed after the onetime billionaire and embattled real estate mogul failed to comply with an order to pay $13.8 million to a luxury Montana resort's creditors. At a hearing Thursday , U.S. District Judge Sam Haddon ordered the Yellowstone Club founder with Oregon roots held until he can come up with an accounting for the money.

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  13. The City's Latest Ad Hoc Task Force Will Tackle the Uber DilemmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Pordland Mercury

    ... services OR taxi companies, right now), but here's who's on board so far: Mike Greenfield, retired State of Oregon executive (Chair) Raihana Ansary, Portland Business Alliance Leslie Carlson, Brink Communication Chris Bebo, Oregon Restaurant and ...

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  14. Lake Oswego group challenges timber producer's 'green' labelRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KATU-TV Portland

    A watchdog group is challenging the environmentally friendly "green lumber" certification for Plum Creek Timberlands, one of the nation's biggest landowners and timber producers. The Center for Sustainable Economy, based in Lake Oswego, Oregon, filed the complaint Thursday with a nonprofit group that verifies whether timber producers follow standards for environmentally responsible logging, including replanting after harvest, protecting water and biological diversity, and complying with environmental laws and regulations.

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  15. Kukai Ramen pushes Beaverton opening to AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Courier Mailer

    Kukai Ramen & Izakaya, a Japanese ramen chain with two Seattle-area shops, has pushed the opening of their first Oregon location back by two months. The Kukai Ramen shop in Beaverton's new Timberland Town Center is now expected to open in April, according to an email from franchise owner Ron Yan.

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  16. Why Fiesta Bowl Matchup of Arizona vs. Boise State Will Be Best Bowl GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | BleacherReport

    ... in a seven-game stretch prior to beating Fresno State 28-14 for the Mountain West title. Arizona was blown out by Oregon for the Pac-12 championship, but prior to that the Wildcats had scored 42 in back-to-back games and only failed to reach at ...

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  17. Helfrich: Ekpre-Olomu won't play against FSURead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Local TV Station KTVZ

    Oregon coach Mark Helfrich confirmed Thursday that the third-ranked Ducks will be without star cornerback Ifo Ekpre-Olomu when they face Jameis Winston and Florida State in their playoff game next month. Helfrich acknowledged the senior All-America's college career is over after he was injured during a noncontact drill on Tuesday.

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  18. Riverbend LandfillRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | OregonLive.com

    I see you are investigating the possibility and consequences of the closure of Riverbend Landfill in Yamhill county. It is encouraging that the largest population concentration in Oregon may at last take responsibility for its own solid waste.

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  19. Six myths about Portland demolitions: Guest opinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | OregonLive.com

    ... paint (likely part of any house built before 1978), probably asbestos, and who knows what else? Ashland and other Oregon cities have managed to pass proactive measures for the safe and legal disposal of hazardous materials resulting from ...

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  20. Sick bald eagle found at Reeder Reservoir dies at Wildlife Images Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    ... know yet." Kringle also had swelling around his face. He was taken to Wildlife Images after a consultation with the Oregon Department of Fish & Wildlife. It was there he received his festive name. Siddon said Kringle received a host of treatments, ...

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