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Oregon GMO measure up for debate

The Oregon Farm Bureau is fighting a proposed ban from organic farmers to prohibit genetically modified crops in Jackson County.

Demolition begins at Boise Cascade site

The Boise Cascade warehouse in downtown Salem is converting into a private real estate development.

Billups Worldwide lands on Forbes list

The Lake Oswego-based media company made Forbes' list of the nation's 100 Most Promising Companies.

CRC project lacks legislative support

Oregon lawmakers rejected another bill to build a bridge across the Columbia River.

Oregon among top for 2013 job growth

The state's job growth was third fastest last year.

BPA appoints new administrator

Elliot Mainzer was named administrator of the Bonneville Power Administration.

Farm Bill allows growing hemp for research

The industrial hemp amendment allows colleges, universities and state agriculture departments to grow hemp for research purposes.