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Farmers worried about proposed federal water rules

Proposed new Food and Drug Administration rules governing agricultural water quality and manure are worrying organic farmers.

Portland Aquarium under investigation after logging 200 marine animal deaths

The Oregon Human Society is investigating the Portland Aquarium after a former employee released a death log of over 200 marine animals in three months.

New construction changing OSU

Major construction at Oregon State University is giving the college an upgrade.

Jama Software closes on $13M funding round

Portland-based Jama Software closed its first round of venture capital at $13 million.

Starbucks brings prototype store to Portland

Starbucks chose Portland as the site for one of its new store designs made out of renovated shipping containers.

Oregon nurseries recovering

Two Legislative measures are helping Oregon's nursery industry rebound.

Washington liquor theft rises after privatization

A sudden big rise in Washington liguor thefts was a side effect of the state's privatization.