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Grey Sail files suit against Full Sail

Rhode Island-based microbrewery Grey Sail Brewing has filed a federal lawsuit against Hood River-based Full Sail Brewing.

Eugene taxi drivers have low hopes for track trials

Taxi drivers in Eugene and Springfield don't expect to turn a profit during this year's Olympic Track and Field Trials.

ODOT tests gas tax alternative

The Oregon Department of Transportation will test a road tax based on miles driven, and tracked by smartphone, as an alternative to the gasoline tax.

University of Oregon chooses sole finalist for president

University of Oregon has named Michael Gottfredson as sole finalist to replace ousted president Richard Lariviere.

Chilean firm buys Eugene plant

A Chilean wood products firm is buying Flakeboard, a Canadian company with seven plants, including one in west Eugene.

Portland considers new hotel tax

A proposal is headed to the Portland City Council to charge a 2 percent hotel tax to pay for tourism advertising.

Vernonia's new school to achieve LEED Platinum

Vernonia's new school is expected to achieve LEED Platinum certification, even though it was built with a conventional school's budget.