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OSU gets money to fight shellfish acidification

Oregon State University landed $250,000 through House Bill 5008 to help Oregon's shellfish companies combat ocean acidification.

Cedar Mill shopping center getting overhaul

Beaverton's Milltowner shopping center in the Cedar Mill neighborhood is getting a total overhaul.

Unemployment claims steady in Oregon

Only about 40 fewer workers applied for jobless benefits in Oregon last week than the week before. That's out of 6,100 weekly applications.

Hydropower considered near Prineville

An Idaho company is exploring the possibility of building a dam and reservoir near Prineville for generating hydropower.

Oysters recovering in Coos Bay

Native Olympia oysters are recovering in Coos Bay despite ocean acidification.

Portland Commissioner wants to limit convention center hotel financing

Portland Commissioner Steve Novick wants to limit how much local lodging tax could help finance a new convention center hotel.

No deal on PERS without business tax relief, says GOP

Oregon's Senate Republicans are only willing to deal on PERS and taxes if business tax relief is included.