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Oregon gets new mortgage aid program

The Home Rescue Program begins taking applications this week from Oregonians that are facing foreclosure. The program will cover up to a year of mortgage payments.

Kitzhaber endorses grand bargain

Gov. Kitzhaber intends to broker a "grand bargain" to cut public-pension costs and add education aid.

Rudy Crew held 25 jobs in 40 years

Oregon's former chief education officer Rudy Crew's resume shows a work history with many jobs, and a tendency to skip around from job to job.

Improving economy means bigger Street of Dreams

The 38th annual Street of Dreams holds many signs that Oregon's economy is improving.

Kitzhaber to sign mug shot law

Gov. Kitzhaber is scheduled to sign House Bill 3467, a bill that puts new rules on websites that host mug shots.

Code Scouts encourage women computer programmers

Portland support and social group Code Scouts helps women who want to break into computer programming.

Portland could get $13M police training center

The Portland City Council is considering spending $4,300,000 to remodel warehouses into a Portland Police Bureau training center.