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Oregon House approves foreclosure mediation expansion

The Oregon House passed an expansion of the foreclosure mediation program created by the Legislature last year.

Oregon to crack down on charities

Oregon lawmakers want to crack down on charities that use too little of the money they raise to actually help people.

TriMet approves new budget

TriMet's board of directors approved a new $485 million operating budget.

Oregon counties reject public safety levies

Two Oregon counties rejected property tax increases that would have funded law enforcement and public safety services.

Eugene backtracks on cuts

Despite voters rejecting a new city fee, Eugene councilors say they will consider all options before eliminating all the programs and staff originally proposed in response to the fee's failure.

Portland mortgage delinquency falls

The amount of Portland-area homeowners behind on their mortgage payments fell below 5% for the first time since 2009.

Portland City Target to open in July

Downtown Portland's new City Target is in its final stages ahead of a July opening.