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DOE to invest $226M in NuScale Power

NuScale Power received a federal government funding round of up to $226 million to develop small modular reactor technology.

Longshoremen win port jobs

Gov. Kitzhaber assigned two disputed Port of Portland jobs to longshoremen, hoping to keep Hanjin from abandoning the city.

Sales tax debate hits Oregon again

Gov. Kitzhaber is gathering business and political leaders to discuss a sales tax in Oregon.

Oregon health insurance co-ops postpone deadlines

Oregon's two new health insurance cooperatives postponed key enrollment deadlines so more Oregonians have coverage Jan. 1.

Intel releases economic impact report

Intel's annual impact on the Oregon economy is $26.7 billion, according to a new study.

Amtrak improves Willamette Valley service

Amtrak announced a new schedule to improve train service through the Willamette Valley in 2014.

Federal grant saves Portland firefighter jobs

The Federal Emergency Management Agency awarded the Portland Fire and Rescue Bureau a $4.5 million grant to maintain 26 firefighter jobs.