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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.

Unemployment drops in Marion, Polk Counties

Marion County had an unemployment rate of 7.3% in February. In Polk County, unemployment declined from 8.2% to 6.6% last month.

Portland class teaches coding

Epicodus is a four-month program that teaches people with little to no programming experience how to code.

Portland-based fitness chain opens world headquarters

Barre3 will move its headquarters from the Pearl District to 4015 N. Williams Street.

Beaverton window manufacturing plant to close

Mercer Industries announced that it will be shutting down its manufacturing operations.

Oregon mid-pack on toxic pollution

The state ranked 35th in the nation for the total amount of toxic chemicals released into the environment.