Buehler's Platform Builds On Health Care Reform

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The GOP's gubernatorial candidate pushes a health care reform plan with six broad goals.

Oregon Health Authority Issues Health Advisory For Fecal Bacteria At 2 Beaches

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The state has issued recreational health advisories for Nye Beach and Sunset Bay State Park Beach on the Oregon coast.

Cannabis Harvest Restrictions Aim To Starve Oregon's Black Market

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The Oregon Liquor Control Commission is about to announce new cannabis harvest regulations aimed at cutting supply to the black market.

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Portland Measles Case May Have Spread Across The Columbia To Vancouver

A case of measles reported in Multnomah County last week appears to have spread across the Columbia River.

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Scientists Study ‘Singing Fish’ For Ways To Improve Human Hearing

Researchers in Washington are studying a fish that nests under rocks and sings at night to attract its mates. They say the ears of these singing fish could teach us how to improve our own hearing.

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Oregon Researchers May Have Found A New Way To Fight Gonorrhea

Oregon scientists may have found a new way to fight gonorrhea.

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Oregon Health Authority To Improve New Coordinated Care Contracts

The director of the Oregon Health Authority, Patrick Allen, just finished a 2,000 mile trip around the state to talk about how to improve Coordinated Care Organizations.

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Oregon Finalizes Farmworker Pesticide Protection Standards

New state rules offer greater protections for farmworkers than federal standards.

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New OHSU Microscope Will Change The Way Scientists See The World

The National Institutes of Health is paying $128 million to build three new cryo-electron microscope centers around the country.

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Abortion Proposal Could Also Impact Oregon's Public Employees

A measure that seeks to ban state funding for Medicaid abortions in Oregon also appears to affect health insurance plans for public employees.

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Oregon State Police Captain Charged With Domestic Violence

The Deschutes County District Attorney has filed domestic violence charges against an Oregon State Police captain at the center of a criminal investigation.

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Fewer People Are Dying In Hospitals

Fewer people are dying in hospitals, probably because of penalties stopping hospitals from cycling patients in-and-out.

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Health Officials Lift Recreational Advisory at Detroit Lake, Announce New Protocols

Going forward, the state will require three days of clean tests before lifting a health advisory. 


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