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United Streetcar failed to live up to jobs expectations

Officials thought hundreds of full-time manufacturing jobs would be created but the final tally was 59.

Tax cuts for telecom businesses panned by some House Democrats

LEGISLATURE ROUNDUP: Property tax cuts for Comcast; Google Fiber meets criticism in House.

Governor declares drought emergency

The southeast corner of Oregon is vulnerable due to a lack of snowpack and rain.

Hopworks becomes first brewery in northwest to earn coveted sustainability status

BREW NEWS: Hopworks Brewery certified as a B Corporation; 10 Barrel moves into the Pearl; craft beer accounts for 11 percent of sales in market in 2014.

Kitzhaber says he would like to remain active in civic affairs

During a ceremony honoring businessman Junki Yoshida,  the former governor said he first needs "to get my name cleared."

Oregon becomes first state to automatically enroll voters

The law shifts burden of voter registration from voters to the state.

Get paid to park your car at the airport

FlightCar, which wants to rent your parked car while you're out of town, is launching in Portland today.