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Wilsonville building activity increases

Wilsonville reported a second consecutive year of increased building activity.

Oregonians get millions in foreclosure relief

5,890 Oregonians received part of a $45.8 billion nationwide mortgage-abuse settlement.

Genentech property tax change affects Hillsboro

Genentech successfully appealed its property taxes at its Hillsboro facility, which means the city's general fund will take a hit.

Portland chefs nominated for James Beard Awards

Twelve Portland chefs and two restaurants are nominated for James Beard Awards.

Craft3, Goldman Sachs to help rural businesses

Craft3 and Goldman Sachs plan to give out $5.5 million in small business loans in rural Oregon and Washington.

Oregon aims to double STEM college degrees

As part of Oregon's efforts to double the number of college degrees in science, technology, engineering and math by 2030, The University of Oregon and Arcimoto teamed up to host Lane County educators.

Facebook plans cold storage in Prineville

Facebook plans to try out a more efficient storage system known as "cold storage" at its Prineville data center. The social network already holds over 240 billion photos, and users add 350 million photos every day.