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Oregon approves permit for oil train terminal near Clatskanie

The Department of Environmental Quality approved an air pollution permit, which will allow the terminal to move 1.8 billion gallons of oil annually.

Allegations against Scott Kveton head to grand jury

The sexual assault allegations made against the Portland tech leader will be presented to a grand jury as soon as early September.

Airbnb to collect state taxes

The short-term rental service will begin collecting the 1% state lodging tax.

Hackers steal Oregon patient data

Some patients seen by doctors and clinics affiliated with Mc­Kenzie-Willamette Medical Center may have had their personal data, including Social Security numbers, stolen by hackers.

Foreclosures slow down Oregon housing market

In Multnomah County there are 91 unresolved court foreclosures and 25 nonjudicial Notice & Sale filings.

Oregon rejects Ambre Energy coal export permit

The Department of State Lands denied the Australia-based company of a key permit it needed for its proposed coal export terminal.

Portland bioscience company receives $200K

Sedia Biosciences Corp. received a grant from the National Institutes of Health to develop a rapid HIV test to use in developing countries.