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Will it be another weak year for snow on Mt. Hood?

The executive director of marketing, sales and communications for Mt. Hood Meadows argues against notion that El Nino activity will hurt upcoming ski season.

Car2Go bailing out of far-flung Portland neighborhoods

The car sharing service will no longer serve East Portland, St. Johns.

One of Tigard's largest employers to shutter call center

Capital One's decision will cost about 900 people their jobs.

17 state workers apply for legal fees in Kitzhaber case

Members of former governor's staff seek assistance from state program that allows coverage of legal costs that arise from performing duties on the job.

U.S. Representative from Oregon pushes GMO labeling bill

Kurt Scharder's measure would prohibit state and local governments from implementing special requirements.

Two Portland-area Safeways slated to close

A company spokesman tells Oregonian the stores in Gresham, Milwaukie were underperforming.

Metro chief: 'No regional need to expand the UGB'

Official recommends no changes for first time during a review period.