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Oregon grad rates second-to-last in U.S.

The state has a 68% overall graduation rate; the national graduation rate is 80%.

Kitzhaber opposes coal export facility

Gov. John Kitzhaber opposes Ambre Emergy's proposed Port of Morrow export terminal.

Wine growlers once again legal in Oregon

Under a previous ruling, selling refillable wine containers was illegal unless the business had a bottling license.

State leaving Cover Oregon for federal site

Oregon officially gave up on its online health insurance exchange and switched to the federal website.

Papé Machinery expands

The Eugene-based company purchased Floyd A. Boyd, an authorized dealer for John Deere equipment.

Future Sherwood shopping center signs more tenants

A growing number of businesses are finalizing lease agreements in Parkway Village.

Intel agrees to fluoride fine

The chipmaker will pay $143,000 in civil penalties related to fluoride emissions.