Oregon commercial fisheries contributed over $500 million in personal income to the state in 2016, with an economic impact of more than $2.1 billion. In Oregon, coastal tourism alone generates $1.9 billion in revenues and supports over 20,000 jobs. An oil spill off our shores would jeopardize jobs in commercial, recreational, and tribal fisheries, employment in the seafood processing industry, a robust tourism and recreation economy, a historic shipbuilding industry, and the clean water required for critical regional and international trade and transportation routes..
Cole McKnight: Meet Oklahoma State football’s Moonlight Graham (if you’ve never heard of Moonlight Graham, Google him up. You’re welcome). McKnight, a senior from Cushing who I wrote about earlier this week, needed three tryouts to make the team as a walk on.
The Kansas City Power and Light District has put together most of its spring/summer/fall free music program. All shows are free and take place in the covered outdoor pavilion in the entertainment district across from Sprint Center. It all starts next weekend with a three day Spring Extravaganza.
Meanwhile, SoftBank’s $2.5 billion investment in Flipkart has also brought cheer to the investing party in India. New York based Tiger Global, one the early investors in Flipkart, gets to exit partially at an estimated $800 million the biggest exit for any investor in the Indian startup ecosystem. The New York based hedge fund would be left with about an 18% stake in Flipkart worth around $2 billion at the current valuation.
In this case, the name fits. The Detroit Red Wings are one of the NHL’s Original Six teams and are always near the top of the league’s attendance ledger. Michigan might not be America’s hockey mecca, but when it comes to the pro game, it is our octopus flinging king..
“I tell my kids, ‘I don’t wanna come to the hospital, but I will. I’ll be there every day with you,'” he said. “‘But I don’t wanna be there because you’re did something I told you not to do, either. Tidbit: Hoping to play for the New York Giants, Green had been told by Bill Parcells, then the Giants’ coach, that if he was available in the 1986 draft when New York picked at No. 19, it would grab him. The Falcons, however, selected Tim at No.
Friday at Trustmark Park and Tulane signee Jonathan Artigues will get the starting call on the mound.The game will be televised live on the WLOX Bounce Channel.Alliance of American Football to kick off inaugural season in 2019Alliance of American Football to kick off inaugural season in 2019Updated: Tuesday, March 20 2018 4:32 PM EDT2018 03 20 20:32:07 GMTThe Alliance of AmericanFootball will kick off it inaugural season after the 2019 Super Bowl. (Source: Alliance of AmericanFootball)The Alliance of AmericanFootball will kick off it inaugural season after the 2019 Super Bowl. Former NFL executive Bill Polian announced Tuesday morning that he is establishing The Alliance of American Football.