Oregon Proposes 'Pay It Forward' Loan Program

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Look out, Peter Thiel: The state of Oregon is launching a pilot program for college students that works a lot like a venture capital fund. The Oregon State Senate passed the bill unanimously on July 1 and now a pilot program is in the works.

Winemakers Are Expanding Into the Legal Marijuana Business in Oregon

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There has been talk of developing wine-and-weed tourism. Best Industries

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The Top 10 Fastest-Growing Companies in Portland

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Meet the businesses generating major sales in Oregon's biggest city

One Little Ice Cream Cart That’s About to Have Big Growth

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Beginning as a small red cart in Eugene, Oregon, today Red Wagon Creamery has a downtown storefront, local retail distribution, and online ordering. However, by working closely with the Oregon Department of Agriculture and learning through their own research, Red Wagon found its way.

Oregon, Washington Probe E. Coli Cases Linked to Chipotle

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14, the Oregon Health Authority said Three people in the Portland area and 19 people in Washington became sick after eating at the Mexican food chain since Oct.

2 Reasons Businesses Are Making the Move to Portland (That No One's Been Talking About)

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Oregon is one of top 10 states to conduct business.

Oregon AD Mullens to be playoff selection committee chairman

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Oregon athletic director Rob Mullens will be the chairman of the College Football Playoff selection committee, starting next season, and three new Power Five ADs are joining the 13-member panel

2016 Portland Marathon

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I can now check Oregon off the “marathon in every state list.” Running marathon oregon portland shobe” After a four year hiatus, I ran marathon #24 in Portland today. My official time was 5:38 but there are some caveats that bring it down almost 20 minutes (to around 5:20). More on that in a bit. Once again I ran it with my running buddy Matt Shobe. This is the fourth marathon we’ve done together (Portland, Detroit, St. Louis, and Huntsville).

Angel Investment Opportunities in Oregon

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Entrepreneurs and startups in the Northwest, especially in Oregon, should be aware of several angel investment group investment programs coming up in the next few months. Here’s a list: Angel Oregon www.oenangeloregon.org. Oregon Angel Fund www.oregonangelfund.com.

Bigger in Bend – Building a Regional Startup Cluster–part 1 of 3

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Dino and I kept in touch as he moved up to Bend, Oregon on a mission to engineer Bend into a regional technology cluster. Part 1: Bend, Oregon Ecosystem and Entrepreneurs. Bend, Oregon is an ideal case study because of its size, location and entrepreneurial characteristics.

Have a Beer, It's Good for Your Brain

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A study out of Oregon State University has found that a flavonoid in hops, which is used to make beer, increased intellectual function in mice

How Prius and Tesla Drivers Are Draining State Tax Coffers

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Inside Oregon's ambitious plan to limit emissions, without crimping gas tax revenue

NCAA Capsules-West Regional

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Leaders: Don’t Try to Do Everything — You’ll End Up Accomplishing Nothing

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Business Management leadership Management oregon daily emeraldThe hardest lesson for a leader to learn, is when to leave something to someone else. The pressure of being in charge can cause them to think they need to be god’s gift to everything under the sun.

Oregon St. No. 1 national seed for NCAA baseball tournament

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AP) — Pac-12 champion Oregon State has been chosen the No. OMAHA, Neb. (AP) 1 overall seed for the NCAA Division I baseball tournament

No. 21 Oregon gets 2 straight tests vs. ranked opponents

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AP) — Oregon's slow climb from a bumpy start to the season could pick up speed this week RALEIGH, N.C. (AP)

Oregon upsets Duke 74-65, advances to 1st women's Sweet 16

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DURHAM — Ruthy Hebard had 20 points and 15 rebounds, and Oregon earned its first Sweet 16 berth by upsetting Duke 74-65 on Monday night in the second round of the NCAA Tournament

Oregon upsets Duke 74-65, advances to 1st women's Sweet 16

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AP) — Ruthy Hebard had 20 points and 15 rebounds, and Oregon earned its first Sweet 16 berth by upsetting Duke 74-65 on Monday night in the second round of the NCAA Tournament DURHAM, N.C. (AP)

Hebard lifts Oregon past Temple 71-70 in women's 1st round

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seconds remaining to lift Oregon past Temple 71-70 on Saturday night in the first round of the NCAA Tournament DURHAM, N.C. (AP) AP) — Ruthy Hebard hit a jumper with 5.5

moovel Moves Austin Team to Portland Headquarters

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And on Wednesday, moovel announced plans to consolidate its operations and house everyone at its Portland, Oregon headquarters. In April, Austin-based RideScout and Portland-based GlobeSherpa merged and re-branded to form moovel North America, a subsidiary of Daimler.

Oregon State meets Fullerton in College World Series opener

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1 national seed Oregon State will play Cal State Fullerton in the College World Series opener on Saturday OMAHA, Neb. (AP) AP) — No.

Brown lifts No. 16 Duke women over No. 18 Oregon St 72-65

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18 Oregon State 72-65 on Saturday DURHAM, N.C. (AP) AP) — Lexie Brown scored Duke's last 10 points of the game, finishing with 19, as the No. 16 Blue Devils held off No.

Duke's title defense ends with 82-68 loss to Oregon

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AP) — Mike Krzyzewski felt a swell of pride after Duke's national title defense ended with a loss to Oregon ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP)

No. 18 Oregon State women win on road, beat NC Central 97-44

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18 Oregon State beat North Carolina Central 97-44 on Wednesday for its first road win of the season DURHAM, N.C. (AP) AP) — Kat Tudor had careers-highs of 23 points and 11 rebounds, and No.

Microbrews and business plan competitions?

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At Bplans, we’re proud of our home state of Oregon. For the first time ever, start-ups in Oregon have many, many places they can go for help, compete for funding, and feel like they get mentoring, advice, and support — without having to relocate to the Silicon Valley or Seattle.”

Duke ready for Oregon in 2nd round of women's NCAA tourney

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Oregon will try to do it with three freshman starters DURHAM, N.C. (AP) AP) — Duke has been tough to beat in NCAA Tournament games at Cameron Indoor Stadium.

Charlotte defeats Oregon State 69-66 in a see-saw game

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AP) — Jon Davis scored eight of his 22 points in the final three minutes as Charlotte held off Oregon State 69-66 in a wild see-saw game Saturday night CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP)

78 years ago, Oregon's Tall Firs won the 1st NCAA Tournament

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The historical significance of Oregon's return to the Final Four was not lost on coach Dana Altman

The Latest: 9 others charged with armed Oregon standoff

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AP) — The Latest on the standoff at a national wildlife refuge in Oregon (all times local BURNS, Ore. (AP)

Oregon's Horton is manager of USA Collegiate National Team

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AP) — Oregon coach George Horton has been named manager of the 2016 USA Baseball Collegiate National Team DURHAM, N.C. (AP)

Oregon takes the national stage against defending champ Duke

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AP) — Dillon Brooks and his top-seeded Oregon Ducks have a golden opportunity to get college basketball's full attention Thursday night ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP)

3 rescued after boat takes on water near Oregon Inlet

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Coast Guard says crewmembers have helped a fishing boat taking on water east of Oregon Inlet ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. (AP) AP) — The U.S.,

2 Oregon teens win auto repair contest at Ford Motor

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AP) — Two high school students from Oregon have won a national auto repair contest in suburban Detroit DEARBORN, Mich. (AP)

Oregon joins backlash against North Carolina LGBT law

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AP) — Oregon has joined the national backlash against a North Carolina law that prevents local governments from protecting people on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identityPORTLAND, Ore. (AP)

[SlideShare] A Brief History of Labor Day…

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Inspiration celebration Grilling holidays Labor Day Labor Unions New York Oregon Parades When was the first Labor Day? When did it become a national holiday? Who “invented” it?

Boone police arrest Oregon man on sexual exploitation charges

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An Oregon man was arrested last Friday after he traveled to Boone to have sex with a 14-year-old in a hotel room, authorities said Tuesday

Dare County dedicates $1M to keep Oregon Inlet open

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AP) — Dare County commissioners have agreed to dedicate $1 million to dredge Oregon Inlet so that it can stay open for boats MANTEO, N.C. (AP)

Oregon man says he will plead guilty to dealing fentanyl

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AP) — An Oregon man who allegedly told federal investigators he was perhaps the biggest powdered fentanyl dealer in the United States says he will plead guilty to selling drugs that led tFARGO, N.D. (AP)

Oregon beats No. 22 North Carolina women 79-77

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AP) — Lexi Bando scored 18 points, Jillian Alleyne had 12 points and 13 rebounds and Oregon upset No. CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) 22 North Carolina 79-77 on Sunday, marking the first time the Tar Heels ever op

Randleman native shot at Oregon college describes gunman's rampage

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Chris Mintz, the Oregon college student celebrated as a hero for running toward danger while a gunman opened fire at Umpqua Community College, says the shooter showed no emotion as heROSEBURG, Ore.