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Oregon unemployment rises back to 8 percent

Oregon gained only 900 jobs last month and unemployment rose from 7.8% in June to 8.0% in July.

Construction ending at Facebook's Prineville data center

Final construction on Facebook's Prineville data center is anticipated for the end of this year.

Trail Blazers rename Rose Garden the Moda Center

After 18 years, the Trail Blazers' home arena will get a paid-for name, the Moda Center.

Coburg OKs Materne tax break

The Coburg City Council voted to approve a 15-year property tax break for French applesauce producer Materne that is hoping to build a new factory at the former Monaco site.

Consumer Cellular grows call center

Consumer Cellular is growing employment at its Redmond call center, essentially offsetting all the jobs lost when T-Mobile left the facility last year.

Roseburg company looking for call center site

Roseburg-based First Call Resolution is looking for a site for a call center that could employ several hundred people.

New CRC plan still includes light rail

The new $2.75 billion plan for the Columbia River Crossing increases risks for state tax payers, and would require a special session of the Legislature.