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US jobless claims sink as more GOP governors block aid; new Oregon claims remain elevated

The Oregonian 14 May 2021
The number of weekly jobless claims — a rough measure of the pace of layoffs — has fallen significantly from a peak of 900,000 in January. New Oregon claims remained elevated at 9,015 last week, plus 3,441 new claims from self-employed workers. The total number of claims was virtually unchanged from the prior week.

Alumni Watch (May 14)

Lebanon Express 14 May 2021
Joe Casey (Crescent Valley) was a combined 0 for 11 with a sacrifice in Oregon State’s three-game home series with USC ... Kennedy Jantzi (West Albany) was a combined 2 for 12 with three RBIs, one run scored and one sacrifice in four wins to help Oregon Tech claim the Cascade Collegiate Conference tournament in Ashland.

Oregon weekly unemployment claims declined last week

Statesman Journal 13 May 2021
Here's a look at how weekly unemployment claims changed in Oregon last week compared with the week prior ....

This Week in History: May 9-11

The World 13 May 2021
Pirate Cindergirls claim District 5AAA track title ... Miss Moore claimed the discus and javelin for Pacific which qualified six girls for this Saturday’s Oregon State AA girls championships in Springfield ... With a strong cast of over 25 students, the stage is being set for the high school premiere of the rock musical in Oregon.

Polk County’s (Almost) Coal Industry

Polk County Itemiser-Observer 12 May 2021
Eola claimed to be the head of navigation on the Willamette River ... Holmes land claim.” From Cincinnati the coal would be floated to Oregon City where it could be transported to waiting ocean steamers that needed something to fire their boilers ... At least two coal mines actually operated in the area near the Holmes claim.

Oregon will boost weekly jobless benefits by 9% for new claims

The Oregonian 11 May 2021
The new payments kick in after July 4, according to the Oregon Employment Department, and only apply to new jobless claims. It won’t change the benefits for those who filed claims before then. The minimum weekly payment for regular claims will increase from $157 per week to $171 ... Oregon employers face a labor shortage despite high unemployment.

Oregon’s Robert Ahlstrom named Pac-12 baseball pitcher of the week for third time this season

The Oregonian 11 May 2021
He’s the first Pac-12 player to claim three conference player or pitcher of the week awards this season and the second Oregon pitcher to earn the conference’s weekly honor three times in a season, ...

A Few Dollars More: Jobless benefits increasing July 4

The St Helens Chronicle 10 May 2021
The Oregon Employment Department has announced the annual change to the minimum and maximum weekly benefit amounts (WBAs) for regular unemployment insurance (UI). For new regular UI claims filed in Oregon on or after July 4, 2021, minimum and maximum WBAs each will increase by approximately 9%.

Baylor tennis beats weather, Oregon for 2nd-round NCAA win

Waco Tribune-Herald 10 May 2021
The Baylor men’s tennis team powered through a change of venue to breeze past Oregon in the second round of the NCAA Tournament ... He finished off his win with an ace to claim a 6-4, 6-4 result over Oregon’s Emmanuel Coste ... The Bears won the doubles point over Oregon by sweeping both matches that finished.

'Drought conditions in the west may be worse than the 2001 drought'

Fresh Plaza 10 May 2021
This year is shaping up to be a difficult one for farmers in southern Oregon ... Conditions continue to deteriorate in western Oregon after a very dry April.

The big picture: sandcastles on America’s final frontier

The Guardian 09 May 2021
... castles in the sand to rival that great lump of rock rising out of the sea, and echoing the covered-wagon generations before them who staked unlikely claims to frontier land at the end of the Oregon trail.

Historic Fort Umpqua: A step back in time

The Roseburg News-Review 09 May 2021
Open to the public, it features living history exhibits ... What is now known as the state of Oregon was once claimed by both America and England. This area was claimed by the British, and farther east and south was claimed by the U.S.” ... to 4 p.m ... Many people enjoy learning about Fort Umpqua and that the British had claimed this area ... ....

Bears fight hard until elimination in Pac-12 Championships, conclude season

The Daily Californian 08 May 2021
9 Stanford ... That morning, Cal beach volleyball hopped on the sand courts with Oregon on the other side of the net ... In three games, Cal demolished Oregon and claimed its first win of the Pac-12 Championships ... A third win for Cal came with an abrupt ending when Oregon’s Carly Wallace faced an injury and could not continue ... 8 Arizona.

Michigan sues companies for illegal wine shipments

Traverse City Record-Eagle 08 May 2021
TRAVERSE CITY — The Michigan Liquor Control Commission on Friday confirmed that lawsuits have been filed in the Eastern and Western Districts of Michigan federal court against companies in West Virginia, California, Oregon and New York. The suits claim the companies continue to ...

Zach Roloff: Hmmm... Maybe I Should Buy the Family Farm!

The Hollywood Gossip 08 May 2021
As it turns out, Zach Roloff was serious last year. On a previous Little People, Big World episodes, which aired in October 2020, the father of two told his parents that he was open to taking over his family's farm in Oregon. Mother Amy was taken aback by the claim. "It was definitely a surprise," she admitted on air ... How so? ... But it's fun." ... .