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Mpox still spreading, Oregon officials warn as cases climb again

Oregon cases of the monkeypox virus, which health officials recently renamed “mpox,” have seen a modest resurgence following a nearly month-long stretch with only a handful of new cases reported each week. State health officials reported 24 new cases of mpox during the three-week period ending Wednesday — three...

Portland mayor promises action on Central Eastside safety concerns

Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler sat before a room of fed-up business owners on the city’s Central Eastside Tuesday evening. They wanted city leaders to tackle what they see as a public safety crisis — often tied to homeless camps — that endangers their workers and their operations. Some, such...

Hitchin climbing club taking on Everest to raise cash

A climbing club in Hitchin is aiming to “climb Everest” in order to raise money towards their new extension. Climb Hitchin, which is based in The Priory School, is inviting the public to join in with their attempt to complete 8,848 metres of climbing – the height of Mount...

Why Workday Stock Was Climbing Today

What happened Shares of Workday (WDAY 11.99%) were rising today after the software-as-a-service company posted better-than-expected results on the bottom line in its third-quarter earnings report. To top it off, it also raised its guidance for the year. In a challenging environment for tech stocks, that was enough to give the...