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Federal grant saves Portland firefighter jobs

The Federal Emergency Management Agency awarded the Portland Fire and Rescue Bureau a $4.5 million grant to maintain 26 firefighter jobs.

Housing market steady

Lane County's housing market is showing improvement over a year ago despite being flat in November.

Oregon has eight tech IPOs in the pipeline

Eight Oregon companies are considering initial public offerings, according to a new report by CB Insights.

Oregon last in health insurance sign-ups

Only 44 Oregonians were able to sign up for private health insurance through Cover Oregon in October and November, making Oregon last in the country.

OSU ag enrollment grows

Oregon State University's agriculture college is attracting record enrollment.

Former Evergreen employees file suit

Former Evergreen International Aviation employees have filed suit against the company after it scaled back operations.

Portland recovering while rural Oregon lags

At the Oregon Business Plan Leadership Summit, business leaders expressed concern that rural Oregon is being left out of the state's economic recovery.