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Oregon's economy sees temporary stall

Oregon's economy slipped in October, but is expected to get back on track.

New program competes with LEED

A new building rating system known as Green Globes has emerged as a simpler, less expensive alternative to LEED certification.

Portland joins national fast food protest

A downtown Portland rally was a small part of a nationwide campaign for higher wages.

Southern Oregon angel investors seek new businesses

The Southern Oregon Angel Investment Network is looking for its fourth round of promising businesses.

Public-private partnership envisioned at Blue Heron mill

Langley Investment Properties hopes to develop a mixed-use project on the Blue Heron mill site.

Nationwide unemployment rate at five-year low

The U.S. unemployment rate hit a five-year low in November of 7%.

Home sales brisk in Lane County

Despite a typical seasonal lag, sales remained brisk and prices high for Lane County's residential real estate market.