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FERC asks BPA for cost-sharing plan

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission upheld its ruling that the Bonneville Power Administration was discriminating against wind power when it asked wind farms to power down after high water runoff.

Snowfall could affect retailers' final shopping days

A huge Midwest storm could negatively affect retailers that are experiencing a disappointing holiday shopping season.

Oregon could vote on banning firearms at schools

Senate President Peter Courtney expects a 2013 vote on banning firearms from school grounds.

Oregon economic growth slows

Economic growth slowed throughout Oregon this fall, according to a new University of Oregon index.

Kitzhaber signs tax deal with Nike

Gov. John Kitzhaber signed a 30-year agreement to lock in Nike's corporate tax.

BETC applications flooding in

The Oregon Department of Energy received 440 applications for the final awards of the Business Energy Tax Credit program.

OSU faculty help foreign farmers

Oregon State University faculty are participating in an international program that helps foreign farmers improve crop production.