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Bond Starker, head of Oregon timber company Starker Forests, announces his retirement
Bond Starker, head of Oregon timber company Starker Forests, announces his retirement
One of Oregon's most respected timber companies is looking for a CEO after Bond Starker announces his pending retirement.

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Spread by trade and climate, bugs butcher America’s forests
This scourge is projected to put 63 percent of the country’s forest at risk through 2027 and carries a cost of several billion dollars annually in dead tree removal, declining property values and timber industry losses.
Workers: Sexual harassment also rampant at Forest Service
A supervisor who harassed and assaulted a woman was allowed to retire with full benefits, then was rehired as a contractor and even selected to give a motivational speech to an elite firefighting group.
Elliott forest purchase plan meets initial criteria
Elliott forest purchase plan meets initial criteria
State Land Board will discuss proposal at its meeting Dec. 13.
Groups seek order to stop logging on former state forest land
Groups seek order to stop logging on former state forest land
Environmentalists say logging will destroy protected bird habitat.

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