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Railroad tries to keep Linn County log yard open

A railroad company is asking a federal judge to keep the Linn County government from shutting a business that recently began loading logs on trains.

Timber counties seek law enforcement tax hikes

Lane, Curry and Josephine counties are asking voters to raise their taxes to restore deep cuts to law enforcement after a longstanding federal subsidy expired.

Portland getting Girl Scout cookie pop-up shop

The Girl Scouts of Oregon and Southwest Washington are opening a pop-up shop in downtown Portland to sell their trademark cookies.

Home builder offers energy efficiency guarantee

Oregon home builder Stone Bridge Homes Northwest is offering to guarantee low yearly energy costs for new homeowners due to its high energy efficiency standards.

OSU begins construction on $4.8M nuclear facility

Oregon State University started construction on a $4.8 million nuclear facility designed to be safer and more efficient.

Microphones on new Trimet buses always on

TriMet quietly added on-board microphones on its 55 new buses.

Crailer expects to raise $3M in private debt offering

Crailer Technologies expects to raise at least $3 million from a private debt offering.