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Daimler confirms Swan Island HQ plans

Daimler Trucks North America plans a new waterfront headquarters on wan Island, a $150 million project that will add 400 jobs.

Liquor privatization bad for Oregon, OLCC chair says

Privatizing liquor in Oregon would hurt state revenue and the growing craft distillery industry, the OLCC chairman says.

Eugene company teams up with OSU

Eugene food processing equipment manufacturer A&K Development is teaming up with OSU to improve its machinery and explore new uses for it.

Phil Knight is 24th richest American

Forbes released its annual list of the top 400 richest Americans, led by Bill Gates for the 20th straight year.

Genetically modified alfalfa found in Washington

Plant samples taken from an Eastern Washington farm contain a low level of genetic modification, even though the farmer didn't intend to grow GM crops.

Newberg drive-in wins contest

Newberg's 99W Drive-In won a digital projector from Honda's Project Drive-In.

Oregonians driving less

Driving in Oregon peaked in 2004 and has been slowing even as the economy improves.