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Street of Dreams tour begins

NW Natural's Street of Dreams home tour will display nine homes in West Linn beginning this weekend.

Portland gains thousands of jobs

Portland gained thousands of jobs in June, despite losses throughout the rest of the state.

Daimler Trucks workers end strike

Daimler Trucks North America's Swan Island plant workers ended a strike after three weeks.

Springfield welcomes food carts

Springfield passed to amendments altering municipal code to allow business owners to sell food on the streets.

Oregon's greenhouse gas emissions down

Greenhouse gas emissions have decreased 8% in Oregon between 2005 and 2010, according to the Department of Environmental Quality.

Eugene skate park construction begins

After nearly 10 years of fundraising, construction on a $2.5 million skate park in Eugene is set to begin next week.

Labor contracts still being negotiated

Almost 6,000 state employees still have contracts being negotiated.