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City employees can use pot but...

Employees at metro-area municipalities received notice they can use marijuana but can't come to work high.

Crews to begin dismantling Wimer dam in Rogue Basin

The project will open more than 70 miles of spawning grounds in the upper Evans Creek drainage  for salmon and steelhead.

Brew pioneer to become chief brewer at Deschutes

Karl Ockert will become director of brewing operations Aug. 3 at Deschutes Brewery.

Hazelnut farmers use mating tricks to ward off moths

The goal is to reduce the hazelnut industry’s use of pesticides.

Fire rages in Eastern Oregon

A conflagration that started about 11 miles south of Dayville has burned 27,000 acres.

Intel president out in rash of management changes

Renee James announced Thursday she will step down in January.

Portland tech groups push diversity

PDC makes $30,000 available for diversity initiatives; code schools offer scholarships.