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CenturyLink wants to cut back on maintenance in Oregon

The largest provider of landline telephone and Internet service in Oregon wants to cut back on how often it repairs utility poles.

NYT blog draws parallels between Oklahoma and Oregon

New York Times blogger Andrew Revkin drew parallels between Oklahoma's lack of school tornado shelters and Oregon school's vulnerability to an upcoming earthquake.

Lane County jobless rate falls to 8 percent

Lane County's unemployment rate fell to 8% in April, the lowest it has been since September 2008.

Urban Airship to move into Vestas' offices

Portland startup Urban Airship is moving its headquarters into the Pearl District offices of wind turbine manufacturer Vestas.

Flir wins $10.1M contract

Wilsonville-based Flir Systems won a $10.1 million contract with the Navy to provide SeeSpot III+ systems to Hungary.

Voodoo Doughnut expanding to Denver

Voodoo Doughnut is expanding to Denver, Colorado.

Oregon timber communities adapt

The nearly 1 million people that live in Oregon's timber country are adapting to changes after the expiration of federal logging subsidies.