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FOX News
Oregon Begins Recreational Marijuana Sales On Saturdaythat didn’t meet the new standards could have been removed from stores, but the
Oregon Begins Recreational Marijuana Sales On Saturday
FOX News / Posted 4 hours ago
that didn’t meet the new standards could have been removed from stores, but the Oregon Liquor Control Commission and the Oregon Health Authority agreed that if licensees don’t yet have preapproved packaging and labels, they may use generic... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
OLCC OKs 26 recreational pot licenses, 4 in Bendare accredited to test for pesticides. Approved retail licensees will be able
OLCC OKs 26 recreational pot licenses, 4 in Bend
KTVZ Bend / Posted 13 hours ago
are accredited to test for pesticides. Approved retail licensees will be able to begin operating after surrendering their Oregon Health Authority Oregon Medical Marijuana Program registration and paying their $4,750 license fee to the OLCC. OLCC... Read more
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NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls
Breeze Botanicals First Marijuana Dispensary in Oregon To Get OLCC Retail LicenseControl Commision (OLCC) as a retail marijuana outlet. The new license differs
Breeze Botanicals First Marijuana Dispensary in Oregon To Get OLCC Retail License
NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls / Posted yesterday
Control Commision (OLCC) as a retail marijuana outlet. The new license differs from their current license through the Oregon Health Authority because it is a more permanent solution for serving recreational users. Up until now, all of the... Read more
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The Source Weekly
Ganja Grows Upsays. The OLCC Steps In Next up in the evolution of the industry in Oregon: A
Ganja Grows Up
The Source Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
says. The OLCC Steps In Next up in the evolution of the industry in Oregon: A change in the governing body from the Oregon Health Authority to the OLCC. It might be a small detail to the average consumer, but to growers, labs and retailers,... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Oregon school districts could be reimbursed for lead testingreimbursements must be submitted to the Department of Education by Dec. 1. Sta
Oregon school districts could be reimbursed for lead testing
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 5 days ago
reimbursements must be submitted to the Department of Education by Dec. 1. State officials also say eligibility for the reimbursements include using Oregon Health Authority accredited labs that follow U.S. Environmental Protection Agency proto... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
School districts in Oregon could be reimbursed for lead testingto the Department of Education by Dec. 1. State officials also say eligibility
School districts in Oregon could be reimbursed for lead testing
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 5 days ago
to the Department of Education by Dec. 1. State officials also say eligibility for the reimbursements includes using Oregon Health Authority accredited labs that follow U.S. Environmental Protection Agency protocols. Copyright 2016 The... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Oregon school districts may be reimbursed for lead testingto the Department of Education by Dec. 1. State officials also say eligibility
Oregon school districts may be reimbursed for lead testing
KTVZ Bend / Posted 5 days ago
to the Department of Education by Dec. 1. State officials also say eligibility for the reimbursements include using Oregon Health Authority accredited labs that follow U.S. Environmental Protection Agency protocols. Information from: The... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Oregon school districts could be reimbursed for lead testingto the Department of Education by Dec. 1. State officials also say eligibility
Oregon school districts could be reimbursed for lead testing
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 5 days ago
to the Department of Education by Dec. 1. State officials also say eligibility for the reimbursements include using Oregon Health Authority accredited labs that follow U.S. Environmental Protection Agency protocols. 99% of Portland schools... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Polk County looks to limit incarcerations with mental health crisis teama program manager with Polk County Behavioral Health. In early 2016, the count
Polk County looks to limit incarcerations with mental health crisis team
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 6 days ago
a program manager with Polk County Behavioral Health. In early 2016, the county applied for and received a grant from the Oregon Health Authority to help fund a mental health crisis response team. After months of planning, the team went live the... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Polk County looks to limit incarcerations with mental health crisis teama program manager with Polk County Behavioral Health. In early 2016, the count
Polk County looks to limit incarcerations with mental health crisis team
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 6 days ago
a program manager with Polk County Behavioral Health. In early 2016, the county applied for and received a grant from the Oregon Health Authority to help fund a mental health crisis response team. After months of planning, the team went live the... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Crook County schools lead testing goes welland food service faucets falls within state guidelines for lead, according to t
Crook County schools lead testing goes well
KTVZ Bend / Posted 8 days ago
and food service faucets falls within state guidelines for lead, according to the Oregon Department of Education and Oregon Health Authority," the announcement said. "Water is considered safe if lead levels are less than 20 parts per... Read more
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NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls
More Oregonians Getting Health InsuranceOregonians had insurance, while 204,000 Oregonians continued to lack coverage.
More Oregonians Getting Health Insurance
NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls / Posted 11 days ago
Oregonians had insurance, while 204,000 Oregonians continued to lack coverage. According to a news release from the Oregon Health Authority, Oregon uses the OHIS because it includes more detailed information on demographics, access,... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Record number Oregonians covered by health insurancereceive better and more comprehensive care, which helps hold down costs for eve
Record number Oregonians covered by health insurance
KTVZ Bend / Posted 11 days ago
receive better and more comprehensive care, which helps hold down costs for everyone," said Lynne Saxton, Director of the Oregon Health Authority. "Oregon has made important gains in coverage that are improving the health and well-being of... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
DEQ tells Portland glass factory to cut metal emissionsto reduce metals usage again after a recent spike in emissions. The Oregon Dep
DEQ tells Portland glass factory to cut metal emissions
KTVZ Bend / Posted 14 days ago
to reduce metals usage again after a recent spike in emissions. The Oregon Department of Environmental Quality and the Oregon Health Authority told Bullseye Glass in a letter Friday that selenium concentrations in the air jumped in a reading... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Bullseye Glass blamed for toxic air near daycare againto have toxic levels of heavy metals, seven months after air problems were firs
Bullseye Glass blamed for toxic air near daycare again
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 14 days ago
to have toxic levels of heavy metals, seven months after air problems were first reported near the glass company. The Oregon Health Authority announced Friday that selenium concentrations at the Children’s Creative Learning Center were above... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Bullseye Glass blamed for toxic air near daycare againto have toxic levels of heavy metals, seven months after air problems were firs
Bullseye Glass blamed for toxic air near daycare again
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 14 days ago
to have toxic levels of heavy metals, seven months after air problems were first reported near the glass company. The Oregon Health Authority announced Friday that selenium concentrations at the Children’s Creative Learning Center, a nearby... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Random tests for pesticides in pot to beginearlier this year, the LCB adopted “action” or unacceptable levels for unapprov
Random tests for pesticides in pot to begin
The Seattle Times / Posted 15 days ago
earlier this year, the LCB adopted “action” or unacceptable levels for unapproved pesticides based on levels set by the Oregon Health Authority. The WSDA believes some of the Oregon levels are too high and has suggested changes for the LCB’s... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Settlement with Oracle stops the Cover Oregon hangoverit in the trash in favor of a tweaked, off-the-shelf federal health insurance e
Settlement with Oracle stops the Cover Oregon hangover
OregonLive.com / Posted 15 days ago
it in the trash in favor of a tweaked, off-the-shelf federal health insurance exchange. Heads rolled. Bruce Goldberg of the Oregon Health Authority, an overseer, stepped down. Former Gov. John Kitzhaber, embroiled simultaneously in the Cylvia Hayes... Read more
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OregonLive.com
EPA says Portland may need short-term fix for lead in watercity officials have said it could take five years for the facility to become op
EPA says Portland may need short-term fix for lead in water
OregonLive.com / Posted 18 days ago
city officials have said it could take five years for the facility to become operational. EPA now says it wants the Oregon Health Authority to "establish a schedule that is as aggressive as technically achievable." And even then, more... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Benefits board mulls executive changes, investigationto be clean, there needs to be a lack of any outside influences. So I have no a
Benefits board mulls executive changes, investigation
OregonLive.com / Posted 21 days ago
to be clean, there needs to be a lack of any outside influences. So I have no ability to give you more details." The Oregon Health Authority, which oversees the board, released its own cryptic statement Friday. "While the Oregon Health... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Two Central Oregonians test positive for West Nile virussick. If you or someone you know is at risk and develops symptoms, seek medical
Two Central Oregonians test positive for West Nile virus
KTVZ Bend / Posted 21 days ago
sick. If you or someone you know is at risk and develops symptoms, seek medical care. For more information from the Oregon Health Authority: https://public.health.oregon.gov/DiseasesConditions/DiseasesAZ/Pages/disease.aspx?did=8 And from... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
DEQ: Data show elevated levels of some metals near Precision Castpartsall below Oregon 24-hour screening levels, so there is no indication of an imme
DEQ: Data show elevated levels of some metals near Precision Castparts
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 22 days ago
all below Oregon 24-hour screening levels, so there is no indication of an immediate public health threat, according to the Oregon Health Authority. The data includes results from an air monitor set up northeast of the Precision Castparts facility... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
1 confirmed case of lead poisoning from PPS lead screeningsfor lead in a finger-prick test had a venous blood test with confirmed lead lev
1 confirmed case of lead poisoning from PPS lead screenings
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 22 days ago
for lead in a finger-prick test had a venous blood test with confirmed lead levels over 10 micrograms per deciliter. The Oregon Health Authority is in charge of investigating the source of the lead poisoning. There is no data linking the lead... Read more
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OregonLive.com
As Oregon's pot market expands, it's time to put one agency in charge of it: Editorial Agenda 2016A signal flare that went up early this week is to be taken seriously: The Orego
As Oregon's pot market expands, it's time to put one agency in charge of it: Editorial Agenda 2016
OregonLive.com / Posted 22 days ago
A signal flare that went up early this week is to be taken seriously: The Oregon Health Authority is unprepared to certify enough laboratories to adequately test Oregon-grown marijuana for pesticides, solvents and an array of biological contaminants... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
1 confirmed case of lead poisoning from PPS lead screeningsfour who tested high for lead in a finger-prick test had a venous blood test th
1 confirmed case of lead poisoning from PPS lead screenings
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 22 days ago
four who tested high for lead in a finger-prick test had a venous blood test that confirmed lead levels over 10 ug/m3. The Oregon Health Authority is investigating the source of the lead poisoning. PPS initially reported that 14 children and 11... Read more
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The Columbian
Oregon Health Authority requests major funding hikeEUGENE, Ore. — The Oregon Health Authority is requesting a more than 50 percent
Oregon Health Authority requests major funding hike
The Columbian / Posted 23 days ago
EUGENE, Ore. — The Oregon Health Authority is requesting a more than 50 percent increase in state funding next year as federal funding sources dry up. The health authority is asking for $3.33 billion from the 2017-19 general fund, up from the $2.14... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Oregon Health Authority requests major funding increaseEUGENE, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon Health Authority is requesting a more than 50 pe
Oregon Health Authority requests major funding increase
KTVZ Bend / Posted 23 days ago
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon Health Authority is requesting a more than 50 percent increase in its state funding next year as sources of federal funding dry up. The Register-Guard reports (http://bit.ly/2bTvrpM ) that the health authority is... Read more
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The Columbian
Oregon pot accreditation lab is overwhelmednot able to support and effectively implement the well-developed regulations th
Oregon pot accreditation lab is overwhelmed
The Columbian / Posted 24 days ago
not able to support and effectively implement the well-developed regulations that have been enacted,” Sackett told AP. The Oregon Health Authority, which oversees ORELAP, said Tuesday it is committed to taking steps to ensure laboratory... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Oregon agency that accredits pot labs on verge of "collapse"Ore. The administrator of an Oregon state program tasked with making sure marij
Oregon agency that accredits pot labs on verge of "collapse"
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 24 days ago
Ore. The administrator of an Oregon state program tasked with making sure marijuana labs are accredited said the Oregon Health Authority has ignored his pleas for resources and that the agency is "on the verge of collapse." less FILE--In... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Oregon agency that accredits pot labs on verge of "collapse"Ore. The administrator of an Oregon state program tasked with making sure marij
Oregon agency that accredits pot labs on verge of "collapse"
Greenwich Time / Posted 24 days ago
Ore. The administrator of an Oregon state program tasked with making sure marijuana labs are accredited said the Oregon Health Authority has ignored his pleas for resources and that the agency is "on the verge of collapse." less FILE--In... Read more
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The News-Times
Oregon agency that accredits pot labs on verge of "collapse"Ore. The administrator of an Oregon state program tasked with making sure marij
Oregon agency that accredits pot labs on verge of "collapse"
The News-Times / Posted 24 days ago
Ore. The administrator of an Oregon state program tasked with making sure marijuana labs are accredited said the Oregon Health Authority has ignored his pleas for resources and that the agency is "on the verge of collapse." less FILE--In... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Oregon agency that accredits pot labs on verge of "collapse"Ore. The administrator of an Oregon state program tasked with making sure marij
Oregon agency that accredits pot labs on verge of "collapse"
Darien News-Review / Posted 24 days ago
Ore. The administrator of an Oregon state program tasked with making sure marijuana labs are accredited said the Oregon Health Authority has ignored his pleas for resources and that the agency is "on the verge of collapse." less FILE--In... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Oregon agency that accredits pot labs on verge of "collapse"Ore. The administrator of an Oregon state program tasked with making sure marij
Oregon agency that accredits pot labs on verge of "collapse"
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 24 days ago
Ore. The administrator of an Oregon state program tasked with making sure marijuana labs are accredited said the Oregon Health Authority has ignored his pleas for resources and that the agency is "on the verge of collapse." less FILE--In... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Oregon agency that accredits pot labs on verge of "collapse"Ore. The administrator of an Oregon state program tasked with making sure marij
Oregon agency that accredits pot labs on verge of "collapse"
Stamford Advocate / Posted 24 days ago
Ore. The administrator of an Oregon state program tasked with making sure marijuana labs are accredited said the Oregon Health Authority has ignored his pleas for resources and that the agency is "on the verge of collapse." less FILE--In... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Oregon agency that accredits pot labs on verge of "collapse"Ore. The administrator of an Oregon state program tasked with making sure marij
Oregon agency that accredits pot labs on verge of "collapse"
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 24 days ago
Ore. The administrator of an Oregon state program tasked with making sure marijuana labs are accredited said the Oregon Health Authority has ignored his pleas for resources and that the agency is "on the verge of collapse." less FILE--In... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Oregon agency that accredits pot labs on verge of "collapse"Ore. The administrator of an Oregon state program tasked with making sure marij
Oregon agency that accredits pot labs on verge of "collapse"
The New Canaan News / Posted 24 days ago
Ore. The administrator of an Oregon state program tasked with making sure marijuana labs are accredited said the Oregon Health Authority has ignored his pleas for resources and that the agency is "on the verge of collapse." less FILE--In... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Oregon agency that accredits pot labs on verge of "collapse"Ore. The administrator of an Oregon state program tasked with making sure marij
Oregon agency that accredits pot labs on verge of "collapse"
Connecticut Post / Posted 24 days ago
Ore. The administrator of an Oregon state program tasked with making sure marijuana labs are accredited said the Oregon Health Authority has ignored his pleas for resources and that the agency is "on the verge of collapse." less FILE--In... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Oregon pot accreditation program on 'verge of collapse'PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The administrator of a state program tasked with making s
Oregon pot accreditation program on 'verge of collapse'
KTVZ Bend / Posted 24 days ago
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The administrator of a state program tasked with making sure marijuana labs are accredited said the Oregon Health Authority has ignored his pleas for resources and that the agency is "on the verge of collapse." The... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Oregon pot accreditation program on 'verge of collapse'The administrator of a state program tasked with making sure marijuana labs are
Oregon pot accreditation program on 'verge of collapse'
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 24 days ago
The administrator of a state program tasked with making sure marijuana labs are accredited said the Oregon Health Authority has ignored his pleas for resources and that the agency is "on the verge of collapse." The Oregonian/OregonLive reports that... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Oregon pot accreditation program on 'verge of collapse'PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - The administrator of a state program tasked with making s
Oregon pot accreditation program on 'verge of collapse'
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 24 days ago
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - The administrator of a state program tasked with making sure marijuana labs are accredited said the Oregon Health Authority has ignored his pleas for resources and that the agency is "on the verge of collapse." The... Read more
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The Columbian
Lawmaker wants all Oregon CCOs to be nonprofitsin the statute,” he said. Greenlick said he has asked the nine-member Oregon He
Lawmaker wants all Oregon CCOs to be nonprofits
The Columbian / Posted 24 days ago
in the statute,” he said. Greenlick said he has asked the nine-member Oregon Health Policy Board, which oversees the Oregon Health Authority, to make recommendations about CCOs. “They’ve agreed to do that,” Greenlick said, adding that he has... Read more
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The Columbian
Oregon pot accreditation program on ‘verge of collapse’PORTLAND — The administrator of a state program tasked with making sure marijua
Oregon pot accreditation program on ‘verge of collapse’
The Columbian / Posted 24 days ago
PORTLAND — The administrator of a state program tasked with making sure marijuana labs are accredited said the Oregon Health Authority has ignored his pleas for resources and that the agency is “on the verge of collapse.” The Oregonian/OregonLive... Read more
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