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Foreclosures decline nationwide

Foreclosures are down 16% nationwide from a year ago, according to new data.

Eugene Airport celebrates 70 years

Eugene Airport celebrates 70 years of service on May 1, 2013. It served a record 809,457 passengers in 2012.

Ashland gets three new business enterprise zones

Ashland created three enterprise zones to give property tax exemptions to companies that build there.

Seattle firm considers 280-unit development in Portland

Seattle-based Harbor Urban LLC is considering building a 280-unit building with retail storefronts in Portland's South Waterfront.

Oregon software jobs growing quickly

Software jobs are growing quickly in Oregon despite the sluggish state economy.

Oregon's preschools second most expensive in nation

Oregon's public preschools are the second most expensive in the nation, at a cost of more than $8,500 per child for a half-day program.

Oregon Tech gets new optoelectronics program

The Oregon Institute of Technology's newest program in Wilsonville focuses on optoelectronics.