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Multnomah County studies coal train effects

A review of the possible health effects by proposed coal trains traveling through Multnomah County was released by the county's health department.

Federal budget cuts will come slowly in Oregon

The immediate effect in Oregon of sequester federal budget cuts will be minimal at first.

Oregon unemployment claims drop

Unemployment claims in Oregon are back down to pre-recession levels.

SoloPower's promised jobs fall short

SoloPower pledged to create hundreds of jobs in Oregon two years ago, but they fell short of the 450 publicly projected.

Portland Saturday Market returns

The Portland Saturday Market returns this weekend for its 40th season.

Drive Oregon gives out EV grants

Portland-based Drive Oregon gave out $179,926 to six pro-electric vehicle projects.

Longshore lockout gets more tense

United Grain's lockout of union members in Vancouver, Wash. got more tense as non-union employees began loading grain vessels.