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Oregon's jobless rate climbs

Oregon employers created 8,800 jobs in August but the unemployment rate increased to 8.9%.

Young people moving to Portland for work

A new Portland State University study found that young college-educated workers continue to move to the Portland metro area.

Jeld-Wen rumored to move

Oregon's economic development chief wants to meet with the president of Jeld-Wen over rumors that the state's biggest private company may move its headquarters to Charlotte, N.C.

E-Board trying to carry over budget money

Oregon lawmakers are trying to carry over as much as they can from the state emergency fund to the 2013-15 budget.

Navy adds to InSitu contract

The Navy is adding $7.75 million to a previously awarded $35.5 million InSitu contract.

Warm Springs mill laying off 93 workers

Warm Springs Forest Products will lay off 93 full-time employees in November.

New streetcar line opening

The Portland Streetcar will open its new Central Loop line to the public this weekend.