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Lenders sidestep foreclosure mediation

Small lending institutions are sidestepping Oregon's foreclosure mediation law.

Oregon's economy sees temporary stall

Oregon's economy slipped in October, but is expected to get back on track.

New program competes with LEED

A new building rating system known as Green Globes has emerged as a simpler, less expensive alternative to LEED certification.

Portland joins national fast food protest

A downtown Portland rally was a small part of a nationwide campaign for higher wages.

Southern Oregon angel investors seek new businesses

The Southern Oregon Angel Investment Network is looking for its fourth round of promising businesses.

Public-private partnership envisioned at Blue Heron mill

Langley Investment Properties hopes to develop a mixed-use project on the Blue Heron mill site.

Nationwide unemployment rate at five-year low

The U.S. unemployment rate hit a five-year low in November of 7%.