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Fourth of July Fireworks Safety

The Fourth of July celebration means fireworks for many.  State fire officials are reminding revelers that it is extremely important to know the difference between a legal consumer firework and a dangerous explosive device. Illegal items in Oregon include firecrackers, skyrockets, Roman candles, rockets, wheels, fountains or any other article […]

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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 […]

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4th of July Travel Safety

  With the Fourth of July holiday Americans hit the roads in record numbers.  The American Red Cross has travel reminders for those on the road whether at home or on vacation. First let someone you’re your destination, route and travel time.  Perform safety checks before you leave home, including […]

Em’s Win Two over Everett

The Eugene Emeralds dropped their seventh straight game Friday night to the Everett Aqua Sox 4 to 3 at PK Park only to rebound Sunday with a pair of victories.  Six Em’s pitchers combined Sunday night in a Northwest league double header to take down the visiting Aqua Sox 3-1 […]