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State's art collection hits 2,500

Oregon spends more than $1 million buying artwork each year as part of the Percent for Art program.

Farmers Conservation Alliance raising $1.5M

Hood River-based Farmers Conservation Alliance is raising $1.5 million in mezzanine financing, to make the nonprofit self-sufficient.

WSI expands in Portland, Corvallis

Watershed Sciences Inc. has grown to 126 employees thanks to demand for its light detection and ranging technology.

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.