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Oregon lawmakers float 'land use grand bargain' to settle urban, rural reserve debate

Friday, February 14, 2014
Oregon lawmakers float 'land use grand bargain' to settle urban, rural reserve debate
A change in the weather brings rain and the possibility of flooding and landslides throughout the state. Busy day in Salem: the Columbia River Crossing, mascots and land use getting attention. Federal attention focusing in on Cover Oregon problems and a big happy birthday to Oregon – 155 y [...]

Oregon state budget outlook: Not enough to prevent cuts

Thursday, February 13, 2014
Oregon state budget outlook: Not enough to prevent cuts
Columbia River Crossing hearing goes into the evening, and the budget is back front and center. News Oregon Political News Oregon state budget outlook: Not enough to prevent cuts (http://www.oregonlive.com/politics/index.ssf/2014/02/oregon_state_budget_outlook_no.html#incart_m-r [...]

Legal marijuana is inevitable in Oregon, so do it right, two retired Multnomah prosecutors say

Wednesday, February 12, 2014
Legal marijuana is inevitable in Oregon, so do it right, two retired Multnomah prosecutors say
News Oregon Political News Oregon health exchange may soon go live, but expect bugs (http://www.oregonlive.com/health/index.ssf/2014/02/oregon_health_exchange_may_go.html#incart_m-rpt-1) Legal marijuana is inevitable in Oregon, so do it right, two retired Multnomah prosecutors say ( [...]

Columbia River Crossing: Oregon House committee schedules public hearing Wednesday

Tuesday, February 11, 2014
Columbia River Crossing: Oregon House committee schedules public hearing Wednesday
Portland teacher’s move closer to a strike, substitutes are ready to step in today in Medford as students return to class. The legislature takes on the Columbia River Crossing and Cover Oregon as the session resumes. News Oregon Political News Oregon Office of Emergency M [...]

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