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Dallas mill won't reopen

A former Weyerhaeuser sawmill in Dallas that Polk County residents hoped would be revived is being dismantled.

Oregon Travel Experience hires new CEO

The Oregon Travel Experience hired a new CEO after nearly a year of controversy.

Oregon gets $20M federal early childhood grant

Oregon won a $20 million federal grant to improve the way it prepares young children for kindergarten.

Oregon records 83 percent return in election

82.8% of Oregon's 2.2 million registered voters returned ballots in the Nov. 6 election.

Planned coal export terminal would exceed pollution standards

Ambre Energy's proposed coal export terminal at Port of Morrow in Boardman would violate federal air quality standards, a Sierra Club-commissioned study says.

Oregon tax lawsuits could have big budget impact

Two lawsuits challenging Oregon tax law could cause the state budget to lose millions.

Columbia Sportswear to slow innovations

Columbia Sportswear executives plan to slow the pace of new innovations after churning out so much new technology since 2008.