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OLCC says ballot initiative will not lower booze prices

Oregon liquor prices are not likely to change if the system is privatized.

Oregon courts recovering from economic downturn

Chief Justice Thomas Balmer said Oregon's courts are restoring  spending and staffing in their current budget.

Oregon treasurer skeptical of CRC financing

Ted Wheeler says Columbia River Crossing project lacks specifics regarding toll payments from Washington drivers.

State delays LNG proposal

Oregon officials have postponed the decision to place a liquified natural gas terminal near the mouth of the Columbia River.

Columbia Sportswear to profit from cold weather

Record-setting cold temperatures across the nation have the outdoor clothing manufacturer hoping for increased sales.

Warehouse too costly for Portland homeless camp

Mayor Charlie Hales' plan to relocate Right 2 Dream Too to a Northwest warehouse has been scrapped due to cost.

Gramor Development secures loan to fund Kruse Village

The Tualatin-based real estate development company received a $23.6 million construction loan to finance a retail village in Lake Oswego.