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EmX moves forward

Lane Transit District will soon begin surveying along the controversial west Eugene EmX route to prepare for construction.

Natural Grocers opening in Salem

Colorado-based grocery chain Natural Grocers opens its Salem store tomorrow, adding competition to the area's organic food industry.

Rain hurting Oregon strawberries

Oregon rain is causing an early harvest and wide-spread rotting for strawberry crops.

Portland home prices rise

One year after hitting a housing crash low, Portland-area home prices rebounded in March.

Oregon counties will get $2M under sequestration

Eighteen Western Oregon counties will receive $2 million in federal timber payments held up under the sequester law.

Green Zebra lands part of $2.2M funding round

Portland's planned healthy convenience store chain Green Zebra Grocery has landed $1.1M of its first funding round.

I-5 bridge collapse brings attention to Columbia River Crossing

The Skagit River I-5 bridge collapse highlights the need to invest more in infrastructure, supporters of the Columbia River Crossing project say.