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Homeownership falls to lowest level since 1995

The U.S. homeownership rate has fallen to its lowest point since 1995, at just 65%. Oregon's homeownership rate is 62.3%.

GoodBean, Caldera plan coffee-flavored beer

Ashland's Caldera Brewing is teaming up with GoodBean coffee to create a coffee beer.

Rose Garden employees can reapply for jobs

The 900 Rose Garden employees being laid off by the former operator will be able to reapply for jobs by the new operators.

SolarWorld reaches agreement with creditors

SolarWorld AG reached an agreement with its major creditors to help alleviate some recent fiscal issues.

Glider raises $1M

Portland business collaboration software startup Glider raised $1 million in investment backing.

Oregon Senate approves wave energy rules

The Oregon Senate approved a measure that would require wave energy companies to give coastal communities more assurances.

Company buys Polk County vineyards

Dundee-based NW Wine Company bought two vineyards in Polk County for more than $3.87 million that will add 400 acres to their operation.