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Public university tuition goes down

Funding approved by the Legislature means that tuition rates at Oregon's public universities will go down starting next year.

Winter sports season begins

The Timberline Ski Area on Mount Hood opened its Pucci chairlift, marking the beginning of the winter sports season.

NFL, Nike fight counterfeit products

Nike and the NFL continue to fight knockoff apparel on websites and outside stadiums.

Bend again among fastest growing areas in Oregon

Bend and Deschutes County are again among the fastest-growing areas in Oregon, according to new population estimates from Portland State University.

Eugene Woolworth building filling up

The new $10.8 million Woolworth Building in downtown Eugene is now 75% full.

Electric Avenue could continue

The Portland City Council plans to extend Portland State University's Electric Avenue experiment until February 2015.

Oregon boosts movie, film incentives by $4M

Oregon's film office sold $4 million worth of tax credits during an online auction to fund subsidies for movie and tv productions in Oregon.