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2013-08-26 23:20:51

McMinnville premium Verizon Wireless Store donates more than $1,000 to Doernbecher Children’s Hospital. Portland, OR (PRWEB) August 26, 2013 Cellular Sales, the nation’s largest Verizon premium wireless retailer, is proud to announce that employees at its McMinnville, Ore., store, through their own efforts, have worked to raise $1,129 for Doernbecher Children’s Hospital in Portland. Miranda Klahn, who works at Cellular Sales’ McMinnville store, contacted Cellular Sales searching...

2012-12-01 05:02:31

Linfield College´s regionally accredited degree programs allow online access to courses and assignments for the convenience of adult students. McMinnville, OR (PRWEB) November 30, 2012 Linfield College announces its available online degree programs, which are perfect for adult students with schedules that demand flexibility, or for those who travel, as online courses allow students to study at any time and from any location. Linfield´s online college platform, the Linfield...

2012-10-04 23:00:16

The arbitrary U.S.-Canadian political border contributed to international tensions and led to a fierce competition that almost decimated the salmon industry, says a Linfield College professor in a new book. McMINNVILLE, Ore. (PRWEB) October 03, 2012 The waters off the coast of Washington state and British Columbia were once filled with fish pirates and border bandits vying for salmon, according to a new book by Linfield College Professor Lissa Wadewitz. The Nature of Borders: Salmon,...

2011-03-20 00:01:43

25th Anniversary IPNC unites wine and food lovers with 70 international Pinot noir winemakers and 50 Northwest chefs for three days of revelry in Oregon wine country. Mcminnville, OR (PRWEB) March 19, 2011 In honor of the 25th Anniversary, Oregon's International Pinot Noir Celebration (IPNC) will reunite world-renowned winemakers, Northwest chefs, esteemed media, wine lovers and epicures from the first event in 1987 and the following 23 Celebrations. Guests will join more than 70 premier...

2011-01-05 00:00:39

Linfield College's Adult Degree Program announces it will waive the application fees to their degree and certificate programs through February 19 for adult students who begin the program in the 2011 spring or summer semesters. Linfield is extending this free application offer, a value of $100 and $50 respectively, to aid adults who have considered going back to school to take the next step toward achieving their educational goals. McMinnville, OR (PRWEB) January 4, 2011 Linfield College's...

2010-06-30 09:00:00

NEWBERG, Ore., June 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- West Coast Bank is the silver sponsor of Uncorked -The Oregon Wine & Art Auction, The Rotary Club of McMinnville's premier fundraiser. The outstanding food, wine, art and wine auction and entertainment will be held at the Methven Family Vineyards in Dayton, Oregon, on July 10, 2010. Dave Hansen, West Coast Bank Regional President, said, "This exceptional event benefits The Virginia Garcia Memorial Foundation, The Willamette Valley...

2010-05-21 11:00:00

PEACHTREE CITY, Ga., May 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Aviation Holdings has named Brian Bauer as Chief Commercial Officer effective June 1, 2010, succeeding Jeff Sanborn, who plans to retire later in the year. Bauer, former president of Evergreen International Airlines, will be responsible for business and market development, sales management and planning at Global Aviation. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090226/CL74946LOGO ) "Brian is a veteran of the industry, has...

2009-05-21 05:00:00

Howard Hughes' Spruce Goose and Aero-Mobile are reunited after decades apart. Howard Hughes' 1936 Lincoln Limousine Concept Car 'Custom Aero-Mobile' Found! GRANTS PASS, Ore., May 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Howard Hughes' Spruce Goose and Aero-Mobile Reunited *1936-37 "Aero-Mobile" on display now at* Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum 500 NE Captain Michael King Smith Way McMinnville, Oregon 97128 After a weeklong reunion, the "Aero-Mobile" will be leaving the Spruce Goose at...

2007-11-27 18:00:42

Capella Healthcare has signed a definitive agreement to purchase nine general acute care hospitals from Community Health Systems Inc., officials announced today. Both companies are working on the regulatory approval processes and expect to close the transaction by first quarter 2008. Funding for the $315 million deal will come from a combination of equity capital from Capella's partner GTCR Golder Rauner and debt financing led by Citigroup Global Markets Inc., Banc of America...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.