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Formosa mine cleanup to cost millions

A review estimates that $5.6 million to $13 million would be needed at the closed Formosa Mine.

Kruse village to transform Lake Oswego

The historic Kruse Family homestead area will become Kruse Village, a 65,000-square-foot complex that will feature restaurants, retail businesses and medical services.

Republicans introduce PERS bill

In attempt to advance budget negotiations, Republican senators introduced a bill outlining their caucus’ wish list for reforms to the Public Employees Retirement System.

Second Portland streetcar goes into service

Portland Steetcar has been testing the long awaited car since January.

Oregon LNG applies for federal permit

Backers of a proposed liquefied natural gas terminal near the mouth of the Columbia River say that approval would preempt opposition from Clatsop County.

Polaris offers lab services to battery startups

A new Beaverton-based manufacturing and testing lab might even the playing field for U.S. battery companies.

Liquor surcharge would boost state budget

Oregon liquor authorities will vote Wednesday morning on whether to add a 25-cent-a-bottle surcharge to the price of spirits.