Must Reads

'Grand bargain' focuses on business tax cuts

Lawmakers will find out soon if Gov. Kitzhaber will call a special session to vote on Oregon's "grand bargain."

ADX helps members collaborate

Portland shared workshop ADX helps hundreds make money from their creations.

Startup unemployment program gets grant

Oregon's Self Employment Assistance Program, an unemployment program that helps businesses launch, has landed a $332,600 federal grant.

Teacher training needs upgrade

Oregon is doing a better job at preparing teachers, but changes need to happen faster, a state audit found.

Rogue Valley store sells bikes, beer

Flywheel Bicycle Solutions in Talent will soon become the only bicycle shop in the Rogue Valley that also sells beer and wine.

Walterville's only grocery store closing

C & K Market is closing its store in Walterville, leaving the McKenzie River community without a grocery store.

OSU tests sweet potatoes

Oregon State University field trials show that sweet potatoes can give high yields in this region, but the market for them is sketchy.