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Junction City psychiatric facility construction almost complete

The 220,000 square-foot sanatorium could be open by the end of the month.

Hale's urban renewal districts plan passes citizen advisory group

The citizen committee's sole recommendation revolved around Block 33 in Old Town/Chinatown.

Prineville searching for identity after more layoffs in timber industry

Mayor says "we are losing our mill-town status, that is for sure."

Multnomah Co. employees to get $15/hour minimum wage

The county's board of commissioners approved the pay raise for some to start in July of 2016.

Winds of change sweeping through Portland's Brooklyn neighborhood

The neighborhood south of the Ross Island Bridge and north of Sellwood should be greatly altered by the opening of a MAX orange line next fall.

Fred Meyer, Daimler team with 40 natural-gas trucks

The Portland arm of the Kroger Corp., said it aims to run a more eco-friendly business.

Intel says it will pay $1.6B for Chinese facility

The move represents another success the company has had investing in the exclusive market.