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A lot of people file for unemployment benefits online in Oregon. But phone lines to the three insurance centers were still jammed. Craig Spivey with the Oregon Employment Department says they have a new phone number they're hoping will reduce wait times. People living in Portland, Bend or Eugene are still encouraged to use the local numbers for each center. That number is 1-877-file-U-I.

 

 

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  • Purcell Boulevard Northbound lane between Neff Road and Full Moon Drive (West side of the hospital) is closed until December 20th.

 

  • Nels Anderson Road between Nels Anderson Place and Brandis Court, single northbound shoulder closure will be in effect, two-way traffic to be maintained. Project completion expected December 2017.