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Tuesday, July 31, 2012

Oregon's economy showed mixed recovery in May, with most of the progress in Portland.

The University of Oregon's Regional Economic Index for May found that Portland outperformed the rest of the state. Oregon Economic Forum Director Tim Duy says that area is once again growing at the average rate of the last 14 years.

Duy: "And really what it amounts to is the Portland area, being a bigger area with a much more diverse economy, has been about to make some additional gains relative to the rest of the state."

Read more at Northwest Public Radio.

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