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Utility responsibility shifts from renters to owners

Redmond's city council unanimously approved a measure that makes water, sewer and garbage accounts to be in the names of property owners instead of tenants.

Baseball tournament boosts Willamette Valley economy

Six U.S. teams are joining Oregon and Oregon State universities in playoff tournaments this weekend in the Willamette Valley.

SELCO expands again

Eugene-based SELCO Community Credit Union is expanding into Eastern Oregon.

Unapproved GMO wheat found in Oregon

Unapproved genetically engineered wheat was discovered in an Oregon field, which could affect exports to countries that don't accept genetically modified foods.

OIC approves $250M of pension funds to KKR

The Oregon Investment Council approved another $250 million commitment of public pension money to Kohlberg Kravis Roberts.

Changes in China affect Portland recycling

An effort in China to curb pollution means Portland-area recycler Far West Fibers has to change the kinds of containers and plastic items it can accept.

Zenger Farm to double program capacity

Portland nonprofit Zenger Farm plans to break ground on an "urban grange."