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Breaking: Cold Weather Shelter to Open

Monday and Tuesday Night Added to Emergency Cold Weather Shelter Temperatures are expected to drop to freezing levels overnight Sunday to Monday and that has prompted the Florence Emergency Cold Weather Shelter to open Sunday Night February 3, at the Presbyterian Church, 3996 Highway 101, in Florence.  Registration of guests […]

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Oregon Minimum Wage Increases

Oregon workers are getting a bump in the minimum wage but will also pay a new statewide transit tax.  Workers in the Portland area on Sunday saw the minimum wage jump to $12 per hour, or a 75-cent increase. While workers in Marion and Polk counties got a 50 cent […]