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Southern Oregon officials tout growth in tourism industry

 Rogue Valley area cities say the area has become a hot spot for monied travelers from Northern California, Portland and Seattle.

Groups react to Obama's Portland visit

Wine industry supports TPP; Obama hopes speech will sway reluctant allies in Congress.

Convention Center hotel foes offered land plot to drop suit

Metro tried to placate foes by trading a plot of land, worth $2.5 million, for a pledge to drop lawsuits.

Stumptown Coffee owner aims to sell

The private equity firm that bought the brand in 2011 is considering selling the brand.

Portland tops list of best beer cities

Thrillist ranks Portland ahead of San Diego, Denver and Seattle.

Mt. Bachelor closes early

May 10 marks earliest closure date for the ski resort in nearly 40 years.

Obama touts trade pact in Nike speech

Nike pledges American manufacturing jobs if "fast-track" trade proposal passes.