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Blumenauer gas tax proposal draws criticism

Congressman Earl Blumenauer is announcing legislation to nearly double the federal gas tax.

Surge in new apartments means move-in specials

The tight apartment market has led to a wave of new buildings coming to the market at the same time.

Evergreen International Airlines flies last flight

Evergreen International Airlines flew its final military flight Friday and all remaining aircraft are now parked.

Medicaid brings staffing challenges

Deschutes County is adding staff to handle an expected surge of families seeking services under the Affordable Care Act's Medicaid expansion.

Cover Oregon director on medical leave

Cover Oregon executive director Rocky King stepped down to take medical leave.

Garmin plans Salem expansion

GPS device maker Garmin AT plans to expand its Salem manufacturing facility with the help of state incentives.

Evergreen International Airlines remains open

McMinnville-based Evergreen International Airlines remains operating past its Saturday closing date.