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KTVZ Bend
State senator faces fine for smoking in Capitol buildingoffice. The Statesman Journal reports (http://goo.gl/l13uII ) Republican state
State senator faces fine for smoking in Capitol building
KTVZ Bend / Posted yesterday
office. The Statesman Journal reports (http://goo.gl/l13uII ) Republican state Sen. Jeff Kruse was sent a warning from the Oregon Health Authority May 16 saying he may have violated Oregon's Indoor Clean Air Act. The senator from Roseburg told the... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Elevated levels of lead found in water at Beaverton middle schoolof the school’s 50-year-old galvanized steel pipes and that they thought water
Elevated levels of lead found in water at Beaverton middle school
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 2 days ago
of the school’s 50-year-old galvanized steel pipes and that they thought water discoloration was likely due to rust. The Oregon Health Authority says the amount of lead allowed in water before needing to take action is 15 parts per billion. The... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Toxics monitoring in The Dalles to start this Juneself-reported tests from Amerities on two days in 2011 and 2012 showed naphthal
Toxics monitoring in The Dalles to start this June
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 2 days ago
self-reported tests from Amerities on two days in 2011 and 2012 showed naphthalene levels up to 9,600 times what the Oregon Health Authority says is safe to breathe long-term, the DEQ said it wanted to find out whether those levels were... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Oregon officials clamp down on lead in Portland aira potent neurotoxin, found at the Children's Creative Learning Center were capa
Oregon officials clamp down on lead in Portland air
KTVZ Bend / Posted 2 days ago
a potent neurotoxin, found at the Children's Creative Learning Center were capable of permanently lowering a child's IQ. Oregon Health Authority Director Lynne Saxton says the situation called for an urgent response to protect public health. For... Read more
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The Columbian
Oregon officials clamp down on lead in Portland aira potent neurotoxin, found at the Children’s Creative Learning Center were capa
Oregon officials clamp down on lead in Portland air
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
a potent neurotoxin, found at the Children’s Creative Learning Center were capable of permanently lowering a child’s IQ. Oregon Health Authority Director Lynne Saxton says the situation called for an urgent response to protect public health. For... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Tests show high levels of heavy metals near Precision Castpartschromium and arsenic were found to be between 1.2 and four times over the ambie
Tests show high levels of heavy metals near Precision Castparts
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 5 days ago
chromium and arsenic were found to be between 1.2 and four times over the ambient benchmark levels set by the DEQ. Oregon Health Authority officials said while the levels are high, they are not an immediate health threat and people living... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Tests show high levels of heavy metals near Precision Castpartschromium and arsenic were found to be between 1.2 and four times over the ambie
Tests show high levels of heavy metals near Precision Castparts
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 5 days ago
chromium and arsenic were found to be between 1.2 and four times over the ambient benchmark levels set by the DEQ. Oregon Health Authority officials said while the levels are high, they are not an immediate health threat and people living... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
DEQ hears concernsOccupational Health Sciences, answered questions from the audience written on n
DEQ hears concerns
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
Occupational Health Sciences, answered questions from the audience written on notecards for nearly an hour. Huffman said Oregon Health Authority toxicologist David Farrer had planned to be at the meeting but got “rerouted.” The question that got... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Getting the lead out: Editorial Peakhowever, was the mobilizing appeal to the governor by the much-maligned Departm
Getting the lead out: Editorial Peak
OregonLive.com / Posted 5 days ago
however, was the mobilizing appeal to the governor by the much-maligned Department of Environmental Quality and the Oregon Health Authority. The agencies, upon finding lead levels at four times the 24-hour benchmark for safety, sought the... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Gov. Brown orders Bullseye Glass to cease using lead, other metalsadditional orders. The monitoring is part of Gov. Brown’s new initiative Clean
Gov. Brown orders Bullseye Glass to cease using lead, other metals
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 6 days ago
additional orders. The monitoring is part of Gov. Brown’s new initiative Cleaner Air Oregon, a joint effort by the DEQ and Oregon Health Authority to apply new air quality standards. Brown earlier on Thursday told the OHA to notify the daycare... Read more
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The Washington Times
Gov. directs cease and desist order to glass companyfrom May 9 which were analyzed Wednesday night showed the elevated lead levels
Gov. directs cease and desist order to glass company
The Washington Times / Posted 6 days ago
from May 9 which were analyzed Wednesday night showed the elevated lead levels and prompted officials from DEQ and the Oregon Health Authority to ask for the governor’s order, according to Brian Boling with the DEQ. The wind was blowing from... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Gov. Kate Brown directs cease and desist order to Bullseye Glassfrom May 9 which were analyzed Wednesday night showed the elevated lead levels
Gov. Kate Brown directs cease and desist order to Bullseye Glass
OregonLive.com / Posted 6 days ago
from May 9 which were analyzed Wednesday night showed the elevated lead levels and prompted officials from DEQ and the Oregon Health Authority to ask for the governor's order, according to DEQ official Brian Boling. The wind was blowing from... Read more
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First Coast News
Oregon marijuana market growing thousands of jobsauthors gathered their data by conducting confidential telephone and online sur
Oregon marijuana market growing thousands of jobs
First Coast News / Posted 6 days ago
authors gathered their data by conducting confidential telephone and online surveys of dispensaries registered with the Oregon Health Authority. The survey achieved a 55% response rate. Its margin of error is +/-10 percentage points. Follow... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Gov. Brown orders Bullseye Glass to cease using lead, other metalsadditional orders. The monitoring is part of Gov. Brown’s new initiative Clean
Gov. Brown orders Bullseye Glass to cease using lead, other metals
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 6 days ago
additional orders. The monitoring is part of Gov. Brown’s new initiative Cleaner Air Oregon, a joint effort by the DEQ and Oregon Health Authority to apply new toxic air standards. Brown earlier on Thursday told the OHA to notify the daycare... Read more
8 related stories
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Oregon marijuana market growing thousands of jobsauthors gathered their data by conducting confidential telephone and online sur
Oregon marijuana market growing thousands of jobs
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 6 days ago
authors gathered their data by conducting confidential telephone and online surveys of dispensaries registered with the Oregon Health Authority. The survey achieved a 55% response rate. Its margin of error is +/-10 percentage points. Follow... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Oregon marijuana market growing thousands of jobsauthors gathered their data by conducting confidential telephone and online sur
Oregon marijuana market growing thousands of jobs
KTVB Boise / Posted 6 days ago
authors gathered their data by conducting confidential telephone and online surveys of dispensaries registered with the Oregon Health Authority. The survey achieved a 55% response rate. Its margin of error is +/-10 percentage points. Follow... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Oregon marijuana market growing thousands of jobsauthors gathered their data by conducting confidential telephone and online sur
Oregon marijuana market growing thousands of jobs
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 6 days ago
authors gathered their data by conducting confidential telephone and online surveys of dispensaries registered with the Oregon Health Authority. The survey achieved a 55% response rate. Its margin of error is +/-10 percentage points. Follow... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Oregon marijuana market growing thousands of jobsauthors gathered their data by conducting confidential telephone and online sur
Oregon marijuana market growing thousands of jobs
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 6 days ago
authors gathered their data by conducting confidential telephone and online surveys of dispensaries registered with the Oregon Health Authority. The survey achieved a 55% response rate. Its margin of error is +/-10 percentage points. Follow... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Oregon marijuana market growing thousands of jobsauthors gathered their data by conducting confidential telephone and online sur
Oregon marijuana market growing thousands of jobs
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 6 days ago
authors gathered their data by conducting confidential telephone and online surveys of dispensaries registered with the Oregon Health Authority. The survey achieved a 55% response rate. Its margin of error is +/-10 percentage points. Follow... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Oregon marijuana market growing thousands of jobsauthors gathered their data by conducting confidential telephone and online sur
Oregon marijuana market growing thousands of jobs
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 6 days ago
authors gathered their data by conducting confidential telephone and online surveys of dispensaries registered with the Oregon Health Authority. The survey achieved a 55% response rate. Its margin of error is +/-10 percentage points. Follow... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Oregon marijuana market growing thousands of jobsauthors gathered their data by conducting confidential telephone and online sur
Oregon marijuana market growing thousands of jobs
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 6 days ago
authors gathered their data by conducting confidential telephone and online surveys of dispensaries registered with the Oregon Health Authority. The survey achieved a 55% response rate. Its margin of error is +/-10 percentage points. Follow... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Oregon marijuana market growing thousands of jobsauthors gathered their data by conducting confidential telephone and online sur
Oregon marijuana market growing thousands of jobs
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 6 days ago
authors gathered their data by conducting confidential telephone and online surveys of dispensaries registered with the Oregon Health Authority. The survey achieved a 55% response rate. Its margin of error is +/-10 percentage points. Follow... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Oregon marijuana market growing thousands of jobsauthors gathered their data by conducting confidential telephone and online sur
Oregon marijuana market growing thousands of jobs
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 6 days ago
authors gathered their data by conducting confidential telephone and online surveys of dispensaries registered with the Oregon Health Authority. The survey achieved a 55% response rate. Its margin of error is +/-10 percentage points. Follow... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Oregon marijuana market growing thousands of jobsauthors gathered their data by conducting confidential telephone and online sur
Oregon marijuana market growing thousands of jobs
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 6 days ago
authors gathered their data by conducting confidential telephone and online surveys of dispensaries registered with the Oregon Health Authority. The survey achieved a 55% response rate. Its margin of error is +/-10 percentage points. Follow... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Oregon marijuana market growing thousands of jobsauthors gathered their data by conducting confidential telephone and online sur
Oregon marijuana market growing thousands of jobs
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 6 days ago
authors gathered their data by conducting confidential telephone and online surveys of dispensaries registered with the Oregon Health Authority. The survey achieved a 55% response rate. Its margin of error is +/-10 percentage points. Follow... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Oregon marijuana market growing thousands of jobsauthors gathered their data by conducting confidential telephone and online sur
Oregon marijuana market growing thousands of jobs
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 6 days ago
authors gathered their data by conducting confidential telephone and online surveys of dispensaries registered with the Oregon Health Authority. The survey achieved a 55% response rate. Its margin of error is +/-10 percentage points. Follow... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Oregon marijuana market growing thousands of jobsauthors gathered their data by conducting confidential telephone and online sur
Oregon marijuana market growing thousands of jobs
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 6 days ago
authors gathered their data by conducting confidential telephone and online surveys of dispensaries registered with the Oregon Health Authority. The survey achieved a 55% response rate. Its margin of error is +/-10 percentage points. Follow... Read more
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USA Today
Oregon marijuana market growing thousands of jobsauthors gathered their data by conducting confidential telephone and online sur
Oregon marijuana market growing thousands of jobs
USA Today / Posted 6 days ago
authors gathered their data by conducting confidential telephone and online surveys of dispensaries registered with the Oregon Health Authority. The survey achieved a 55% response rate. Its margin of error is +/-10 percentage points. Follow... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Oregon marijuana market growing thousands of jobsauthors gathered their data by conducting confidential telephone and online sur
Oregon marijuana market growing thousands of jobs
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 6 days ago
authors gathered their data by conducting confidential telephone and online surveys of dispensaries registered with the Oregon Health Authority. The survey achieved a 55% response rate. Its margin of error is +/-10 percentage points. Follow... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Oregon marijuana market growing thousands of jobsauthors gathered their data by conducting confidential telephone and online sur
Oregon marijuana market growing thousands of jobs
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 6 days ago
authors gathered their data by conducting confidential telephone and online surveys of dispensaries registered with the Oregon Health Authority. The survey achieved a 55% response rate. Its margin of error is +/-10 percentage points. Follow... Read more
18 related stories
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KTHV Little Rock
Oregon marijuana market growing thousands of jobsauthors gathered their data by conducting confidential telephone and online sur
Oregon marijuana market growing thousands of jobs
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 6 days ago
authors gathered their data by conducting confidential telephone and online surveys of dispensaries registered with the Oregon Health Authority. The survey achieved a 55% response rate. Its margin of error is +/-10 percentage points. Follow... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Oregon marijuana market growing thousands of jobsauthors gathered their data by conducting confidential telephone and online sur
Oregon marijuana market growing thousands of jobs
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 6 days ago
authors gathered their data by conducting confidential telephone and online surveys of dispensaries registered with the Oregon Health Authority. The survey achieved a 55% response rate. Its margin of error is +/-10 percentage points. Follow... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Huffman joins MCMCIt will allow me to fully understand what rural health care needs are.” He sai
Huffman joins MCMC
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
It will allow me to fully understand what rural health care needs are.” He said the state invested $19 billion into the Oregon Health Authority for the current biennium, which underscores the huge expenditure involved in helping medical... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Between patients, Bud Pierce plots next steps in governor racelots of middle management in government. Few private businesses work that way b
Between patients, Bud Pierce plots next steps in governor race
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 7 days ago
lots of middle management in government. Few private businesses work that way because you’d go broke. I think the Oregon Health Authority should be a lean operation. It should have a lean staff and not try to dictate centrally. I think... Read more
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The Source Weekly
Side Notes 5/made to the Community Assistance Program: 1212 SW Simpson Ave., Bend. In-migra
Side Notes 5/
The Source Weekly / Posted 7 days ago
made to the Community Assistance Program: 1212 SW Simpson Ave., Bend. In-migration Outpaces Births in Oregon According to Oregon Health Authority records, total births in Oregon during 2015 were 46,092, whereas 51,135 people moved to the state.... Read more
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NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls
Dennis Richardson to Host Election Night Event in Portlandthat have uncovered problems in the state’s foster care program, a federal audi
Dennis Richardson to Host Election Night Event in Portland
NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls / Posted 8 days ago
that have uncovered problems in the state’s foster care program, a federal audit that revealed wasted tax dollars at the Oregon Health Authority and the failure of DEQ properly warning Portland residents about air quality issues. The event will... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Oregon rolling out medical marijuana inventory trackingmarijuana inventory trackingPresentations planned around state, June 8 in Bend
Oregon rolling out medical marijuana inventory tracking
KTVZ Bend / Posted 9 days ago
marijuana inventory trackingPresentations planned around state, June 8 in Bend The Oregon Medical Marijuana Program at the Oregon Health Authority has scheduled a series of public meetings around the state to present its new online inventory... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Oregon sees job growth after legalizing marijuanaauthors gathered their data by conducting confidential telephone and online sur
Oregon sees job growth after legalizing marijuana
The Record Searchlight / Posted 9 days ago
authors gathered their data by conducting confidential telephone and online surveys of dispensaries registered with the Oregon Health Authority. The survey achieved a 55 percent response rate. Its margin of error is +/-10 percentage... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Medford city councilor opens marijuana dispensaryto be the first city councilor in Oregon to own a cannabis dispensary though th
Medford city councilor opens marijuana dispensary
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 11 days ago
to be the first city councilor in Oregon to own a cannabis dispensary though that could not immediately confirmed by the Oregon Health Authority. Bearnson and his partners opened Oregon Farmacy within Medford city limits two weeks ago. He also... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Medford city councilor opens marijuana dispensaryto be the first city councilor in Oregon to own a cannabis dispensary though th
Medford city councilor opens marijuana dispensary
KTVZ Bend / Posted 11 days ago
to be the first city councilor in Oregon to own a cannabis dispensary though that could not immediately confirmed by the Oregon Health Authority. Bearnson and his partners opened Oregon Farmacy within Medford city limits two weeks ago. He also... Read more
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NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls
Medford City Councilor Opens One Of City's First Marijuana Dispensariesbe a good way to bring business and revenue to the city. Oregon Farmacy applie
Medford City Councilor Opens One Of City's First Marijuana Dispensaries
NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls / Posted 14 days ago
be a good way to bring business and revenue to the city. Oregon Farmacy applied for their dispensary license through the Oregon Health Authority about eight months ago. Since then, they have set up the shop and put security measure in... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
DEQ to test air quality in The Dallesat .03 micrograms per cubic meter, which is based on a one in a million excess
DEQ to test air quality in The Dalles
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
at .03 micrograms per cubic meter, which is based on a one in a million excess cancer risk, exposed over a lifetime. Oregon Health Authority toxicologist David Farrer explains it this way—take a group of 1 million Americans and a little more... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Amerities’ public meeting May 17haven’t had the same issues. Trying to figure out what tests her kids need to t
Amerities’ public meeting May 17
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
haven’t had the same issues. Trying to figure out what tests her kids need to take, Najjar is talking to the DEQ and Oregon Health Authority. Najjar said if she would have known about naphthalene coming out of the tie plant, her family would... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Lane Co. farm gets license to be recreational marijuana producerwas licensed last month by the Oregon Liquor Control Commission. The Register-
Lane Co. farm gets license to be recreational marijuana producer
KTVZ Bend / Posted 17 days ago
was licensed last month by the Oregon Liquor Control Commission. The Register-Guard reports (http://is.gd/N1JotT ) The Oregon Health Authority is running a temporary recreational marijuana sales program through medical dispensaries. The... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Oregonians can buy edible pot products starting June 2over the age of 21 will be able to purchase cannabis-infused edibles, extracts
Oregonians can buy edible pot products starting June 2
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 20 days ago
over the age of 21 will be able to purchase cannabis-infused edibles, extracts and topicals starting June 2, the Oregon Health Authority announced. Recreational users will only be able to buy small amounts of the cannabis products at... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Recreational marijuana edibles, extracts go on sale in Oregon in JuneThe sale of recreational marijuana edibles and extracts will begin in Oregon on
Recreational marijuana edibles, extracts go on sale in Oregon in June
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 21 days ago
The sale of recreational marijuana edibles and extracts will begin in Oregon on June 2. The Oregon Health Authority sent out a bulletin to dispensaries Tuesday outlining the temporary rules for the sale of "limited marijuana retail products." The... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
DEQ sets public meeting for The Dalles; air monitors orderedtests on two days in 2011 and 2012 showed levels of naphthalene in places aroun
DEQ sets public meeting for The Dalles; air monitors ordered
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 23 days ago
tests on two days in 2011 and 2012 showed levels of naphthalene in places around The Dalles were up to 9,600 times what the Oregon Health Authority says is safe to breathe long-term. That waiting list barely moved, since at the time the DEQ only... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
EPA releases tests results for air on Hayden Islandwith levels found in an urban environment." The EPA, along with the state Depa
EPA releases tests results for air on Hayden Island
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 23 days ago
with levels found in an urban environment." The EPA, along with the state Department of Environmental Quality, the Oregon Health Authority, and the Centers for Disease Control's Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry or ATSDR,... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
EPA releases tests results for air on Hayden Islandthreatening and are generally consistent with levels found in an urban environm
EPA releases tests results for air on Hayden Island
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 23 days ago
threatening and are generally consistent with levels found in an urban environment." The EPA, along the state DEQ, the Oregon Health Authority, and the Centers for Disease Control's Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry or ATSDR,... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
EPA releases tests results for air on Hayden Islandthreatening and are generally consistent with levels found in an urban environm
EPA releases tests results for air on Hayden Island
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 23 days ago
threatening and are generally consistent with levels found in an urban environment." The EPA, along the state DEQ, the Oregon Health Authority, and the Centers for Disease Control's Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry or ATSDR,... Read more
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