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.

The Top 10 Fastest-Growing Companies in Portland

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

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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

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.

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.

Growing Up With the Harvest: Oregon Pot Entrepreneur Ready for the Legal Market

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Eli Bilton is about to enter Oregon's new legal weed industry with five dispensaries. His secret weapon? One hundred-foot-tall pot plants

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.

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

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.

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

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.

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)

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

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

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).

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.

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.

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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.

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'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)

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

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)

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.,

[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?

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)

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)

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

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)

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 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.

Higher boat registration fees may help with Oregon Inlet

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AP) — An increase in boat registration fees could help battle the shoaling which limits travel through Oregon Inlet ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. (AP)

No. 16 Oregon State beats North Carolina 70-55

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16 Oregon State beat No. CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) AP) — Ruth Hamblin had 17 points and 10 rebounds to help No. 6 North Carolina 70-55 on Tuesday night

Do You Have Your Elevator Pitch Ready?

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I was there last Thursday to hear these two pitches , two of the best from 16 one-minute pitches at the University of Oregon’s New Venture Championship. The first, from Visiray , a team representing the University of Oregon: And the second one, KarmaGoat , from UCLA. He has an MBA from Stanford and degrees with honors from the University of Oregon and the University of Notre Dame. Tweet Could you describe your company in 60 seconds?