Quantcast

Latest Oregonian Stories

2014-08-18 23:01:24

A&A Packaging comments on the first series of dispensary inspection reports by Oregon health officials, as well as the criteria and reporting used to gauge each inspection. Portland, OR (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 According to the Oregonian, Oregon Health Authorities released their first round of medical marijuana and dispensary inspection reports to the public this past Thursday. In the report, inspectors checked a wide range of dispensary procedures, including but not limited to,...

2014-05-24 23:01:23

The State of Oregon has settled whistleblower claims filed by a former Oregon Corrections Enterprises head, who alleged that he was fired for speaking up about questionable spending and hiring at the Oregon Department of Corrections. Port Washington, New York (PRWEB) May 24, 2014 Parker Waichman LLP, a national law firm long dedicated to protecting the rights of whistleblowers who have reported, or seek to report, employers engaged in illegal activities, reports that the State of Oregon...

2014-03-28 23:21:34

A&A Packaging comments on the positive direction Oregon is taking by issuing the first round of medical marijuana dispensary licenses last week. Portland, OR (PRWEB) March 28, 2014 Medical marijuana has just taken its first steps in Oregon as the Oregon Health Authority announced that it had issued licenses to eight local medical marijuana dispensaries. This is a major step in the process to safety and responsibly bring medical marijuana to Oregon. According to the Oregonian, seven of...

2014-01-07 23:30:32

Following The Oregonian article, published on December 13th and titled “More Elderly, Disabled Oregonians Rely on Food Stamps Despite Recovering Economy,” HTG impressed upon readers the importance of engaging in preventative care among those with hemorrhoids. Portland, OR (PRWEB) January 06, 2014 Hemorrhoid Treatment Group, or HTG, impressed upon readers the vast importance of engaging in preventative care to avoid future outbreaks of hemorrhoids. This urging came on the heels of The...

2011-05-12 00:00:46

Oregon's largest newspaper will use DTI Circulation to create new revenue. DTI's industry-leading circulation system will drive new revenue expansion for The Oregonian with third-party delivery options and enhanced marketing campaigns that retain and grow audience. Springville, Utah (PRWEB) May 11, 2011 The Oregonian and the Hillsboro Argus have signed a long-term agreement with Digital Technology International (DTIâ“ž¢) to implement DTI Circulation in DTI Cloud...

2009-03-05 13:28:55

A passenger in a sport utility vehicle that struck a hawk in Oregon said he was shocked to find the bird alive and trapped in the vehicle's grille. Corey Quakenbush said when a red-tailed hawk crashed into his friend's sport utility vehicle Wednesday on Interstate 5, he immediately assumed the bird couldn't have survived the collision, The (Portland) Oregonian said. We saw it hit the bumper and then hit the grille, Quakenbush said. We were going about 70 (mph), so we figured it was dead....

2008-08-05 15:00:52

By Betsy Hammond, The Oregonian, Portland, Ore. Aug. 5--More than 430 Oregon schools failed to reach federal performance targets this year, the worst showing in six years under the federal No Child Left Behind law. The poor showing was caused by falling test scores in middle schools and a higher bar for schools to jump this year, according to Tony Alpert, director of assessment and accountability for the Oregon Department of Education, which issued the ratings Monday. Under No...

2008-08-04 15:00:45

By Tara Ballenger, The Oregonian, Portland, Ore. Aug. 4--When classes resume this fall, students from two Portland high schools can cross monthly transit passes off their back-to-school shopping lists. The pilot program will give all students at Franklin and Jefferson high schools free passes in September. If the program succeeds, it will move to other high schools in the district in January, said TriMet spokeswoman Mary Fetsch. The passes will have no restrictions, so students...

2008-08-04 15:00:29

By Yuxing Zheng, The Oregonian, Portland, Ore. Aug. 2--Water from Wapato Lake near Gaston has led to a fish kill and suspicions that it caused last month's toxic blue-green algae bloom in the Tualatin River, and a musty odor and taste in some of Washington County's drinking water. Initial samples collected by the state Department of Environmental Quality on Friday near Wapato Lake indicated "pretty good water quality," but results next week will determine whether action will be...

2008-08-04 15:00:12

By Corey Paul, The Oregonian, Portland, Ore. Aug. 4--Logan Winborn, 21, of Northwest Portland, uses the weekend to do his chores. But the closure of the Steel Bridge across the Willamette River meant an hourlong trip Sunday in search of new socks. Instead of taking the westside Yellow Line toward Fred Meyer in Northeast Portland, the closure sent Winborn on a round-about journey: a Red Line train to the Old Town/Chinatown MAX station; a shuttle across the river to the Convention...


Word of the Day
ween
  • To think; to imagine; to fancy.
  • To be of opinion; have the notion; think; imagine; suppose.
The word 'ween' comes from Middle English wene, from Old English wēn, wēna ("hope, weening, expectation"), from Proto-Germanic *wēniz, *wēnōn (“hope, expectation”), from Proto-Indo-European *wen- (“to strive, love, want, reach, win”).
Related