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More Powerful Than A Naked Football Player In A Three-Point Stance.


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The state and federal Departments of Justice are investigating “potential contracting irregularities” at the Oregon Department of Energy. And as first reported Aug. 23 at wweek.com, at lea ...   More
 
Wednesday, August 25, 2010 WW Editorial Staff

Ground Zero Each Week For News.


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Grant High School’s popular choral director, Katy Wagner-West, has lost her job because of veteran teachers bumping more junior colleagues like her out of a job. Here’s the sequence behind ...   More
 
Wednesday, August 18, 2010 WW Editorial Staff

A Weekly Lemonade Stand Of Tart News.


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A bit of dispiriting news for Democrats heading into a tough November election. Statewide voter-registration data from the Oregon Secretary of State’s office shows the Democratic Party losing 43 ...   More
 
Wednesday, August 11, 2010 WW Editorial Staff

More Engaged Than Bristol And Levi.


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Cartoonist John Callahan asked for a Catholic funeral and he got one last week, even though much of his humor savaged the church. The irony wasn’t lost on St. Mary’s Cathedral pastor Geor ...   More
 
Wednesday, August 4, 2010 WW Editorial Staff

As Exclusive As Chelsea’s Wedding Guest List.


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Bad news for backers of a proposal to remake the old dog track in east Multnomah County into a casino (see “Monopoly Money,” WW, July 14, 2010). The Oregon Secretary of State’s offic ...   More
 
Wednesday, July 28, 2010 WW Editorial Staff

Nothing Can Cap This Weekly Spill.


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Mayor Sam Adams was in Calgary, Alberta, July 17-20 for the Pacific Northwest Economic Region’s annual conference devoted to energy issues. Conference sponsors included oil giants such as BP, Sh ...   More
 
Wednesday, July 21, 2010 WW Editorial Staff

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The effort to ban plastic shopping bags in Portland heats up again when enviros rally July 14 at City Hall. Worth noting: Commissioner Nick Fish accepted $1,000 donations in May from grocery giants Sa ...   More
 
Wednesday, July 14, 2010 WW Editorial Staff

Hotter than July in Portland.


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Turmoil at Good Sam: Up to 23 anesthesiologists will lose their jobs in September when Legacy Good Samaritan ends its contract with the Oregon Anesthesiology Group. The hospital plans to replace the d ...   More
 
Wednesday, July 7, 2010 WW Editorial Staff

Tighter Than An Adductor Muscle.


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Rogue update: American Medical Response has lost its fight to raise rates for ambulance service in Portland (see “Rogue of the Week, WW, May 26, 2010). Hearings Officer Allan Arlow ruled June 25 ...   More
 
Wednesday, June 30, 2010 WW Editorial Staff

More Pointed Than McChrystal.


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Robert Caldwell, editorial-page editor at The Oregonian, has pleaded no contest to a drunken driving charge and been sentenced to a diversion program. After backing his pickup last month into another ...   More
 
Wednesday, June 23, 2010 WW Editorial Staff
 

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