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Wind Energy
6:11 am
Mon August 12, 2013

Oregon Man Sues Wind Farm Developer

After years of complaints, one Northwest man is suing an energy company that built a wind farm near his home. Residents have complained that noise from the turbines is affecting their health.

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Vaccination Bill
4:19 pm
Thu June 6, 2013

Oregon Lawmakers Advance Tougher Vaccine Opt-Out Regulations

CDC

Originally published on Thu June 6, 2013 3:38 pm

Oregon lawmakers want to make parents think twice before deciding not to have their kids immunized. The Oregon Senate Thursday approved a measure that would add steps to the way parents can opt out of the requirement.

The Oregon Health Authority says more than six percent of children enter kindergarten without the required number of vaccinations. It has been the highest highest rate in the nation, and it's been climbing.

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