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Lane County housing market strengthens

Median prices fell slightly and fewer sales closed in July compared to June, but Lane County's housing market still continued to gain strength compared to a year ago.

Lucid raises $5.7M for in-pipe energy

Lucid Energy raised $5.7 million for its in-pipe hydroelectric system.

Oregon cheesemakers win awards

Oregon cheesemakers won 20 awards at the American Cheese Society's 30th annual conference.

Hillsboro could get first strip club

The Cooler Club could soon change its name to "Gems" and become Hillsboro's first strip club within the city limits.

Portland startups recruiting in San Francisco

The Technology Association of Oregon plans a recruiting event in San Francisco next week.

Evergreen Helicopters wins Navy contract

McMinnville-based Evergreen Helicopters won a $6,765,700 fixed-price contract from the Defense Department.

Kitzhaber signs Willamette Valley canola ban

Gov. John Kitzhaber signed a bill banning canola production in the Willamette Valley until 2019.