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Tire chains were big sellers during storm

Tire chains got a boost from the cold weather.

Interstate Bridge to stay if CRC fizzles

If the proposed Columbia River Crossing dies in the Legislature, the aging I-5 bridge will remain standing for at least a decade.

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.