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Food stamp enrollment jumps

With Congress struggling to pass the farm bill, the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program is under scrutiny.

Study finds caffeinated coastal waters

A new PSU study has found elevated levels of caffeine in waters off the coast of Oregon.

Trillium spearheading reform efforts

Trillium Community Health Plan is partnering with Lane County in establishing the new local coordinated care organization.

Portland homeowners stay put

Portland homeowners are increasingly spending to remodel their current houses rather than move to a new house.

Oregon farms doing well

Willamette Valley farmers are experiencing a better summer season than in the past two years.

Poverty rising to highest since 1960s

The U.S. poverty rate is on track to rise to the highest it's been since the 1960s.

Peet's Coffee taken private

Peet's Coffee & Tea is being taken private for $977.6 million.