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Washington liquor theft rises after privatization

A sudden big rise in Washington liguor thefts was a side effect of the state's privatization.

Brewing cluster grows in Eugene neighborhood

A growing number of breweries and wineries are boosting Eugene's Whiteaker neighborhood.

Swift Collective acquires Saeger Media Group

Portland-based digital-focused public relations agency Swift Collective acquired Saeger Media Group, to form a digital communications agency named Swift.

Wildfires still threatening Oregon homes

Wildfires near The Dalles are still threatening dozens of homeowners.

Metro votes to move forward on Convention Center hotel

The Metro Council voted unanimously to move forward on a publicly subsidized hotel at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland.

Portland gets 'Harvested by Women' coffee

Boyd's coffee in Portland will be the first U.S. roaster to sell coffee certified as "Harvested by Women."

Kitzhaber limits small gold-mining dredges to 850

Gov. Kitzhaber signed a bill that limits the number of small gold-mining dredges in Oregon's rivers.