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Oregon ag production sets record

Oregon's agricultural production was worth $5.4 billion in 2012, a new record.

Oregonians worried about retirement

Half of Oregon residents are concerned about their ability to save for retirement, a new survey found.

Audit finds issues with Oregon housing programs

An audit found significant overlap with 120 state programs that help low-income Oregonians get affordable housing.

Oregon timber sales postponed

The U.S. Bureau of Land Management postponed three Oregon timber sales. It needs more time to consider a federal court decision ordering it to see more timber.

PERS board may lower assumed earnings rate

The Oregon Public Employees Retirement System board is considering reducing its aggressive 8% assumed earnings rate to match lower forecasted returns.

Hillsboro distillery makes resealable whiskey pouches

Hillsboro's Big Bottom Whiskey founder created Calhoun Bros' Adventures Spirits, 200-milliliter resealable whiskey pouches.

Portland firms work on 'CarGoAway' bike

Two Portland companies are teaming up to create a cargo bike called the "CarGoAway" that eliminates the need for a car.