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TriMet to release pedestrian warning system

TriMet is using a $400,000 grant from the Federal Transit Administration to test audio and visual devices that warn pedestrians of oncoming buses.

Cover Oregon hiring 400 to process paper applications

Cover Oregon will hire 400 temporary workers to process paper applications while its website is being fixed.

Evergreen Airlines closing down

Evergreen International Airlines will be closing effective Nov. 29.

Economy adds 204,000 jobs in October

The U.S. economy added 204,000 jobs in October, higher than expected.

Portland City Club criticizes property tax

The City Club of Portland released a report calling on Oregonians to repeal three ballot measures that it says turned the state's property tax into a "Frankentax."

Food distributor closing Gresham warehouse

Arizona-based Systems Services of America is closing its Gresham warehouse in February and will lay off its 78 employees.

Keen introduces first clothing line

Portland-based Keen footwear launched a clothing line last week.