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Lane County unemployment rises

The Lane County unemployment rate rose slightly again for the fourth month in a row.

Portland cracks down on grease in wastewater

The Bureau of Environmental Services is implementing a Cut Through the FOG program to reduce fats, oil and grease from Portland's wastewater.

DeFazio supports Kitzhaber's search for a logging solution

U.S. Rep. Peter DeFazio, who is attempting to allow more logging in western Oregon, supports Gov. John Kitzhaber's push for a logging solution.

UO student loan debt soars

University of Oregon voted in June to increase tuition 6% for the 2012-2013 school year, contributing to skyrocketing student debt.

PSU named "Changemaker Campus"

Portland State University was designated as a "changemaker" campus by Ashoka.

Tropical Salvage opening new showroom

Furniture company Tropical Salvage is moving into a giant warehouse in Portland as part of the company's adjusting business model.

Portland startup hopes to cut restaurant wait times

Former Pixelworks executives hope their Portland startup TablesUp can help customers better navigate restaurants.