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Airbnb nearing deal with Portland over short-term rentals

The agreement would require the online vacation-rental service to collect an 11.5% tax on rentals in the city.

80 workers to lose jobs at Tigard automotive plant

Commercial Vehicle Group, Inc. will shut down its production and warehouse by the end of the year.

Bend craft breweries trying to meet demand

Boneyard Beer will become the fourth Bend beer maker since January to expand production.

Oregon's per-capita income still lower than most states

Despite top personal income growth, the state has the 18th lowest per-capita personal income in the United States.

Oregon workforce to grow by 15 percent

The state's workforce is projected to increase by 258,000 jobs in 10 years.

ODOT oil transport records incomplete

The Oregon Department of Transportation reports do not indicate where trains have moved crude oil in the state.

Creswell businesses to receive help from LCC

Lane Community College offers a free business training program called "Start, Run and Grow Your Own Business."