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Freddie Mac posts $1.2B gain

Freddie Mac posted a net income of $1.2 billion for the second quarter and isn't requesting any additional federal aid for the period.

OSU has ties to Mars mission

Oregon State University professor Jeff Barnes and research associate Dan Tyler have worked for four years to create the most accurate computer model of the Martian atmosphere.

Morrow County wind project faces opposition

The proposed Heppner Wind Energy Project would produce enough energy to power 125,000 homes, but has many hurdles until its proposed 2014 construction.

Eugene searches for new City Hall

Eugene's mayor, City Council and city manager have the option to rent space in the Lane County Public Service Building for five years, but they want to replace City Hall more quickly.

Weyerhaeuser to auction two properties

Oregon timber company Weyerhaeuser will sell two of its properties at auction.

SOU gets new food-service provider

Southern Oregon University is in negotiations with A'viands Food and Services Management to replace Sodexo.

Bernanke says data doesn't tell the whole story

Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke says while data shows the economy is in recovery, many Americans are still struggling.