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Legislator tries to bail out McMinnville airline

Oregon State Senator Larry George tried to expand tax exemptions for Evergreen International Aviation Inc.'s nonprofits, which are behind on more than $1 million in taxes.

Lane County doctors in demand

Approximately 9,000 new Oregon Health Plan members lack access to a primary care provider due to a shortage of doctors in the county.

Voters to decide on Milwaukie light-rail cuts

Citizens will vote to accept an extra $36 tax to pay off TriMet's debt.

Hollywood Bowl closing in May

The much beloved Northeast Portland bowling alley opened in 1962.

Longshore workers still paid when they don't work

A contract provision requires the employers' group to establish a $20 million annual fund to pay idle union members.

California company makes offer on Blue Heron mill site

The Shopoff Group offered $2.8 million for the Oregon City property.

Oregon tech company sells for $1.6B

Hillsboro-based TriQuint Semiconductor combined with a North Carolina business to create a new company.