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Oregon works on industrial hemp rules

A committee of agricultural experts and state policy officials has been selected by the Oregon Department of Agriculture to work on industrial hemp rules.

CRC faces toll questions

The proposed Columbia River Crossing tolling plan faces hurdles.

Economists track Oregon despite no new jobs data

Oregon economists have shifted their focus as the state's monthly hiring update for October was skipped due to the federal government shutdown.

Bend Research plans expansion

Bend Research announced a $20 million expansion of its Bend manufacturing plant.

Metro housing recovery still on rise

The Portland metro area's housing market recovery is nearing pre-recession levels.

Oregon students' skills mostly average

Oregon students' reading and math skills are mostly average compared to other students nationwide, national exam results show.

SolarWorld might buy Bosch factory

SolarWorld might buy a solar-panel factory owned by Bosch in Arnstadt, Germany.