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State jobless rate continues to fall

Oregon's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate decreased to 6.9% in February.

Oregon students may leave $80M of free college aid unclaimed

State officials hope to launch a low-cost campaign to encourage high school seniors to apply for Pell grants.

Gerding Edlen raises $202M

The real estate firm raised $202 million through its Green Cities II fund.

Former Cover Oregon official may sue

Carolyn Lawson, the former state technology manager, may file a lawsuit for defamation and wrongful termination.

Lake Oswego biotech firm under federal investigation

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is investigating Galena Biopharma over a marketing campaign that may have violated shareholder protection laws.

SEC contacts Nike for additional disclosure

The footwear and sports apparel company has agreed to release more information about its financial performance.

Online magazine rates Eugene ninth-best downtown in U.S. based its calculations on factors like retail vacancies and income growth.