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Gresham MBank explores medical pot banking

The Oregon bank wants to provide banking services to medical marijuana businesses in the state.

Portland expects 200K more people

City officials say 200,000 more residents will move to the Rose City in the next 20 years.

Eugene passes sick pay policy

Eugene City Council approved a sick day measure that will allow all workers to accumulate time off.

$100M donation boosts OHSU Challenge

A new $100 million anonymous donation brings Oregon Health & Science University $82 million short of meeting its $500 million match goal.

Junction City farmland zoned for commercial development

The owner of the 40 acres of farmland—the local Boresek family—has applied to have the land's zoning changed to allow commercial development.

Reduced Oregon coal use means more exported abroad

By 2020, coal will no longer be burned at the 38-year-old Boardman Coal Plant—it will be exported to Asia.

NuScale to add scores of Oregon jobs

NuScale Power expects to bring on 105 more workers to its 194-person staff by this time next year.