The Oregon Legislature’s recently passed House Bill 2012 provides $5 million for a special economic development region in Eastern Oregon designed to help businesses there compete on a more level playing field with their Idaho counterparts. 51 more words
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A school-based oral health program aims to reduce the cavity rate of Eastern Oregon children who receive their preventative dental services.The Healthy, Happy Smiles program was launched in 2016 in Grant, Harney, Baker and Malheur counties.Eastern Oregon Healthy Living Alliance worked in partnership… 11 more words
A local organization and individual were among the recipients of the 2016 Travel and Tourism Industry Achievement Awards.
Presented by the Oregon Tourism Commission, doing business as Travel Oregon, in May at the 2017 Governor’s Conference on Tourism in Salem, Tamástslikt Cultural Institute and Pat Beard were recognized.
Source: East Oregonian
Between July 1, 2016 and July 1, 2017, Oregon had two minimum wages. In the Portland urban growth boundary and other mostly metropolitan areas, the minimum wage was $9.75. 86 more words