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Salem area has 'turned corner'

The capital city's economy is nearing average growth.

Cover Oregon not attracting young enrollees

Only 18% of the online health insurance exchange members fall between the ages of 18-34.

Google Fiber puts pressure on local governments

Google presented Portland with a 29-page checklist of needs.

Opponents of GMO ban raise thousands of dollars

Opponents of the proposal to ban genetically modified crops in Jackson County have raised $244,945.

Eugene bank to split its stock

Summit Bank announced a "two-for-one" stock split.

PDC to spend $1M on brewpub

The Portland Development Commission will spend $1 million on a new brewery in the Lents neighborhood.

Mayor Charlie Hales unveils affordable housing plan

The Portland mayor announced plans to spend $20 million in the Interstate Corridor Urban Renewal Area.