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Oregon's per-capita income still lower than most states

Despite top personal income growth, the state has the 18th lowest per-capita personal income in the United States.

Oregon workforce to grow by 15 percent

The state's workforce is projected to increase by 258,000 jobs in 10 years.

ODOT oil transport records incomplete

The Oregon Department of Transportation reports do not indicate where trains have moved crude oil in the state.

Creswell businesses to receive help from LCC

Lane Community College offers a free business training program called "Start, Run and Grow Your Own Business."

Happy Valley is the fastest-growing city in Oregon

The city's population grew 7.6% in 2013.

Department of Energy supports LNG project

The approval allows the Jordan Cove Energy Project to export liquefied natural gas at a rate of 0.8 billion standard cubic feet per day for 20 years.

Oregon's aging population to slow economic, revenue growth

State economists say revenue growth will slow to 10% in future years because aging baby boomers will have less money.