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Oregon Zoo breaks attendance record

The Oregon Zoo had more than 1.67 million visitors last year, a record for its 125-year history.

Lane County workers brave the heat

A slew of Lane County workers are outside in the heat despite the recent heat wave.

Oregon employers find jobs hard to fill

Nearly half of the vacant jobs in Oregon are classified as "difficult to fill," according to a new report by the Employment Department.

Oregon Senate bans canola in Willamette Valley

The Oregon Senate passed House Bill 2427, largely banning the growing of canola in the Willamette Valley until January 2019.

Galois wins $8.1M Air Force contract

Portland's Galois won an $8.1 million contract to research and develop cyberwar plans with the Air Force.

Mentor Graphics extends 'poison pill'

Mentor Graphics extended a "shareholder rights plan" to block hostile takeovers.

Oregon bans insecticide after bee deaths

Oregon has temporarily banned the pesticide responsible for the recent high-profile bee die-off in a Wilsonville parking lot.