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Feb 02,2007
The Board of Directors of Cascade Bancorp approved payment of a $.09 per share quarterly cash dividend. This regular dividend is payable on February 20, 2007, to shareholders of record as of February 12, 2007. "The Company announced its fourth quarter and full year 2006 financial results reflecting another outstanding year. "The impact of the successful F&M merger has made 2006 a milestone year for Cascade Bancorp. We have achieved our strategic aim of building ... [full story]
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Feb 02,2007
Homebuilder, designer and developer Abacus GC is the first Central Oregon company to participate in the U.S. Green Building Council's new Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) rating system for homes. LEED-H is the most rigorous residential green building standard in U.S.Now in the final phase of construction, the Newport District Modern House Project is on course to become the area's first LEED-H rated homes. According to LEED-H certifier Bruce Sullivan of Earth Advantage, ... [full story]
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Feb 02,2007
McMinnville, Oregon -- After two years of research, comparative tastings, and evaluation of prototype glasses, Oregon winemakers and Georg Riedel have arrived at a new shape of wine glass designed especially for Oregon Pinot noir. What began as a wishful conversation between IPNC Executive Director Amy Wesselman and Georg Riedel has now been given form, literally, and the first shipment of the new tulip-shaped glass is currently on its way from Kufstein, Austria. Winemakers, wine ... [full story]
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Jan 26,2007
Special Offers, including free Vista-capable wireless keyboard and optical mouse, help customers experience Vista's 'wow' factor RadioShack Corporation officials say customers counting on their neighborhood RadioShack store to help them tap into the power of the new Microsoft Windows Vista and the Microsoft Office 2007 software titles won't be disappointed. For starters, customers won't have to wait in line on the Jan. 30 launch date, because they can order the new Microsoft Windows Vista ... [full story]
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Jan 26,2007
Quarter marks the successful business launches of Windows Vista, the 2007 Microsoft Office system and Exchange Server 2007 Microsoft Corp. today announced Thursday revenue of $12.54 billion for the quarter ended December 31, 2006, a 6% increase over the same period of the prior year. Operating income, net income and diluted earnings per share for the quarter were $3.47 billion, $2.63 billion and $0.26, respectively. These results reflect the deferral of $1.64 billion of revenue ... [full story]
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Jan 26,2007
Parent company for Community First Bank recently reported its results for the quarter ended December 31, 2006 Robin B. Freeman, President & CEO stated, “We are committed to being Central Oregon’s only true hometown bank by re-investing 100% of our local deposits right back here in Central Oregon. It is very gratifying to know that the people in this region connect with our philosophy and reward us with their trust that has resulted in this seven-quarter ... [full story]
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Jan 26,2007
The following is a statement from Sen. John Kerry (D-Mass.), chairman of the Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship, on the President's State of the Union address: "Tuesday night the President talked about his domestic priorities -- about hope and opportunity, about keeping the economy moving, and about doing it with more enterprise, not more government. But on small business, the very backbone of our economy, he had nothing to offer. The President had no ... [full story]
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Jan 26,2007
The U.S. Department of Labor announced Thursday that Wal-Mart Stores Inc. will pay over $33 million in back wages to resolve issues that arose under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) concerning how the company computed overtime pay. The agreement covers 86,680 employees who worked for the company from Feb. 1, 2002 to Jan. 19, 2007. Headquartered in Bentonville, Ark., Wal-Mart operates more than 3,900 establishments in the U.S. Back wage payments will go to ... [full story]
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Jan 26,2007
Rinker Group Limited has expanded the group's operations in the US Pacific north-west, with the acquisition of one of the leading construction materials producers in Salem, Oregon -- the Walling Sand & Gravel companies ("Walling"). Rinker has invested around US$2 billion in over 50 acquisitions since 1998, together with around US$1 billion in the development of new quarries and operating plants and expansion of the base business. One of the world's top 10 construction materials ... [full story]
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Jan 26,2007
Columbia Bancorp, the financial holding company for Columbia River Bank, continued its steady growth and closed 2006 as its strongest year on record with more than $1.0 billion in total assets. For the year ended December 31, 2006, net income grew to $15.8 million, or $1.55 per diluted share, an increase of 15% over 2005, when the bank reported $13.7 million in net income, or $1.36 per diluted share. Key fourth quarter analytics: -- ... [full story]
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Jan 26,2007
Lithia Motors, Inc., the country's fast growing, publicly held automotive dealership group, announced Monday that it will begin construction on the largest dedicated Auto Mall in the state of Oregon. Lithia, with its 60 year commitment to the local automotive market, will be developing 60 acres to house dealerships from nine different manufacturer franchises. The first site under construction is the Lithia Chrysler Jeep Dodge store. The Auto Mall will be about a mile north ... [full story]
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Jan 26,2007
Monaco Coach Corporation, one of the nation's leading manufacturers of recreational vehicles, announced thursday it has signed a definitive agreement to form a joint venture with International Truck and Engine Corporation to manufacture rear engine diesel chassis. Ranked as the number one manufacturer of diesel powered motorhomes, Monaco Coach is a leader in innovative RVs designed to meet the needs of a broad range of customers with varied interests. Monaco Coach Corporation trades on the ... [full story]
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Jan 26,2007
The Central Oregon Environmental Center and The Green Spot recently announced the second Green Spotlight Award has been given to Bend’s own Mulch Design.  The award recognizes one local business as a leader in Central Oregon’s growing sustainable economy.The Green Spotlight Award for 2007 will be given to Mulch Design, owned by Chemynne Perlingieri.  Mulch develops proprietary identities and brands; a broad range of print collateral and packaging; front-end website design, and strong brand-identity management ... [full story]
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