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Oregon Senate approves wave energy rules

The Oregon Senate approved a measure that would require wave energy companies to give coastal communities more assurances.

Company buys Polk County vineyards

Dundee-based NW Wine Company bought two vineyards in Polk County for more than $3.87 million that will add 400 acres to their operation.

Coos Bay rail line service returns

A $31 million project restored freight rail service on the Coos Bay Rail Line between Eugene and Coquille.

Foreclosures decline nationwide

Foreclosures are down 16% nationwide from a year ago, according to new data.

Eugene Airport celebrates 70 years

Eugene Airport celebrates 70 years of service on May 1, 2013. It served a record 809,457 passengers in 2012.

Ashland gets three new business enterprise zones

Ashland created three enterprise zones to give property tax exemptions to companies that build there.

Seattle firm considers 280-unit development in Portland

Seattle-based Harbor Urban LLC is considering building a 280-unit building with retail storefronts in Portland's South Waterfront.