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2014-10-20 08:38:40

A newly launched article from Best Counseling Degrees ranks 25 of the most affordable, accredited master's degree programs in psychology and counseling. WILMINGTON, Del., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The online leader for Best Counseling Degrees announces the launch of a new ranking for the finest and cheapest grad programs in psychology and counseling in the western United States. The article features the "Top 25 Most Affordable, Accredited Graduate Degree Programs in Psychology...

2014-10-19 23:01:35

The founder of Colorado’s Grass Station dispensary says any legal recreational marijuana market must have a well-thought-out regulatory framework in place, in order to succeed Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) October 19, 2014 DENVER (October 20, 2014) - As Alaska and Oregon consider joining Colorado and Washington State in the outright legalization of recreational marijuana for adults, Ryan Fox has some words of advice for pro-cannabis activists in those states and elsewhere in America: make...

2014-10-16 23:13:50

The nation's oldest accredited naturopathic medical college opens its first teaching clinic outside the Portland city limits. The launch of the new Beaverton Clinic will help provide healthcare access to uninsured and under-insured patients. Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) October 16, 2014 The National College of Natural Medicine (NCNM) today announced that it has opened a new healthcare clinic in Beaverton, Oregon, that will focus on naturopathic medicine primary care and Chinese medicine...

2014-10-16 23:00:43

Former Mercer Senior Executive With 26 Years In Health Insurance JoinsNew ZoomCare Health Plan Team of Honzel, Casterline and Helmuth Portland, OR (PRWEB) October 16, 2014 Dave Sanders, MD, ZoomCare Co-Founder and CEO, today announced that Kathy Prosser will join the ZoomCare executive team as Vice President of Sales, ZoomCare Health Plan. Prosser is a health benefits executive who brings proven leadership in shaping innovative employee benefit, sales and business development strategies....

2014-10-15 12:38:22

SEATTLE, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In this increasingly digital world, many Northwest residents worry about the threat of online identity theft, but according to the latest poll results from PEMCO Insurance, about three-quarters say they continue to bank online anyway. And while the poll shows that fewer are concerned with old-fashioned crooks like mail thieves and trash scavengers, experts warn they remain dangerous. According to the PEMCO Insurance Northwest Poll, a majority of...

2014-10-15 12:36:26

PORTLAND, Oregon, October 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new report by Allied Market Research titled, "Global Organic Electronics Market - Size, Industry Analysis, Trends, Opportunities, Growth and Forecast, 2013 - 2020", the global organic electronics (OE) market would reach $79.6 billion by 2020, registering a CAGR of 29.5% during 2014 - 2020. Organic displays are the largest revenue source for the organic electronics market, accounting to nearly 2/3rd of the...

2014-10-15 12:28:21

The World's Largest Veterinary Practice and 2013 ACADEMY AWARD® Best Actress Nominee, Quvenzhane Wallis, Launch Book at Children's Museum of Manhattan PORTLAND, Ore., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Banfield Pet Hospital(®) and Quvenzhane Wallis, pet lover and star of the upcoming musical film, "Annie," announce a new chapter together with the release of a children's book titled, "My Very, Very Busy Day!" The book is written to entertain and educate children by focusing on what it...

2014-10-14 16:25:41

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Trinity Broadcasting Network, the nation's largest religious broadcaster, announced that it is partnering with the Oregon Department of Corrections to launch several of TBN's most popular inspirational networks in all 14 of the state's correctional facilities through TBN Second Chance, the network's innovative initiative that takes life-changing faith programming to prisons across the nation....

2014-10-14 16:25:25

PORTLAND, Ore., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Business Valuation Resources (BVR) is excited to announce a new special report, Valuing Companies with Real Estate: Appraisal Experts Untangle the Issues, with unique perspectives from both real estate and business appraisers. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141014/152078 One of the hottest topics in the business appraisal profession is the interaction of real property value and business value for going-concern properties. Many attempts...

2014-10-13 08:23:14

Fifty of the most affordable and ecologically-sound U.S. colleges are ranked in a new web article by Best Choice Schools. PARKER FORD, Pa., Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- College students who are concerned with environmental issues can now explore 50 of America's "greenest" and cheapest universities in a new web article by Best Choice Schools. The "50 Great Affordable Eco-Friendly Colleges" in the article are all recognized leaders in energy conservation and sustainability, and they...


Latest Oregon Reference Libraries

Northern Red-Legged Frog, Rana aurora
2014-09-11 11:41:10

The Northern Red-Legged Frog (Rana aurora) is a species of amphibian whose range is the coastal region extending from southwest British Colombia to southern Mendocino County in Northern California, and is protected in British Colombia, Oregon, and California. Being a member of the genus Rana, this species of frog is considered a true frog, with characteristic smooth skin and a narrow waist. This frog needs still waters for breeding, and is rarely found at any great distance from its breeding...

Wallowa-Whitman National Forest
2014-07-31 08:39:40

Wallowa–Whitman National Forest is a national forest that is located in the states of Idaho and Oregon in the United States. It contains 2,392,508 acres of land that was once inhabited by the Nez Perce people in 1400 CE and would later become home to the Joseph Band of the same tribe. Later, other tribes inhabited the area including the Shoshone, Bannock, and Cayuse tribes and Europeans would settle there in 1860. President Theodore Roosevelt established the Chesnimnus Reserve and the...

Willamette National Forest
2014-07-31 08:27:52

Willamette National Forest is a national forest that is located in the state of Oregon in the United States. It can be found in the central section of the Cascade Range and holds 1,678,031 acres, of which over 380,000 acres comprise eight designated wilderness areas. This forest first began its life as the Cascade Forest Reserve, which was established by President Grover Cleveland as a reaction to public protests to protect the Cascade Mountains in 1893. At this time, the reserve extended...

Oregon Grape, Mahonia aquifolium
2014-01-12 09:53:18

Mahonia aquifolium is a species of flowering plant from the family Berberidaceae. The plant may also be referred to as the Oregon grape. It is an evergreen shrub and typically blooms in early spring. M. aquifolium can grow up to 3 feet tall and 5 feet wide. It has pinnate leaves that measure up to 12 inches. Each leaf is made up of spiny leaflets. The leaves have a leathery appearance that resembles holly, while the stems have a thick, cork-like appearance. The flowers of the plant grow in...

Deschutes National Forest
2013-12-24 12:04:50

The Deschutes National Forest is a United States National Forest that is located in some parts of Deschutes, Klamath, Lake, and Jefferson counties in central Oregon. It makes up 1.8 million acres along the eastern side of the Cascade Mountains. In 1908, the Deschutes National Forest was established from some parts of the Blue Mountains, Cascade, and Fremont National Forests. In the year 1911, some parts of the Deschutes National Forest were split off to create the Ochoco and Paulina National...

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reremouse
  • A bat.
The word 'reremouse' comes from Middle English reremous, from Old English hrēremūs, hrērmūs ("bat"), equivalent to rear (“to move, shake, stir”) +‎ mouse.
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