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Lawsuit over minimum wage increase

Medford, Ore., — Some Oregon counties are taking action against the state legislatures move to raise the minimum wage last month, and are looking to file a lawsuit against the state. The Register Guard reports Lane County is expected to join the …

Minimum age for buying tobacco in question

Multnomah County, Ore. — Some local health advocates are asking for the minimum age of buying tobacco to be raised. Public health advocates asked the Multnomah County Board of Commissioners Tuesday to raise the minimum age to 21. The recommendation came as …