Columbia River Bridge traffic to get worse

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Thursday, December 19, 2013

Columbia River bridge traffic is climbing to pre-recession levels as the region's population increases and the economy grows.

 

Portland-area homes worth $216.7B

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Thursday, December 19, 2013

The entire Portland-area housing stock was $216.7 billion in 2013.

 

Oregon unemployment drops to lowest point since September 2008

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Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Oregon's unemployment rate dropped to 7.3% in November, its lowest point since September of 2008.

 

Megaload roadblock cleared, protesters arrested

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Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Police arrested 16 protesters trying to stop a megaload of refinery equipment in John Day.

 

Xerox sells part of its Wilsonville operations

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Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Xerox sold a portion of its Wilsonville operations to 3D Systems for $32.5 million.

 

Christmas tree sales up this year

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Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Sales at Christmas tree lots are up in Oregon this year.

 

Portland's underwater mortgages among lowest in nation

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Wednesday, December 18, 2013

The Portland area is among the major metros with the smallest share of underwater mortgages, thanks to rapidly rising housing prices.

 
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