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Fred Meyer president files initiative to privatize alcohol sales

Lynn T. Gust filed a referendum to end government control of liquor sales.

City announces new plan to relocate homeless camp

The Portland City Council and the Portland Development Commission want to use earnings from a parking lot sale to purchase a permanent location for Right to Dream 2.

State prison system seeks $41M

Oregon's Department of Corrections asked the state legislature for financial help.

Springfield questions paying council

Voters will decide whether to compensate council members.

Oregon’s export pipeline flows again

The state sees a surge in exports to China.

Portland-based software company buys Maxwell Systems

Viewpoint Construction Software recently acquired a Pennsylvania company that provides software for contractors.

McMinnville airline’s nonprofits owe $1M in taxes

Evergreen International Aviation Inc.’s nonprofits have more than $1 million in delinquent taxes and interests.