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Multnomah County property taxes rise

Tax bills sent out to Multnomah County property owners this week will be bigger than usual, due to voter-approved tax hikes.

Portland apartment rents rising

Rents continue to rise in Portland as fewer apartments are empty.

Facebook's Prineville cold storage facility opens

Facebook's new cold storage facility next to its two Prineville data centers began operating last week.

Couples file federal suit to overturn Oregon ban on gay marriage

Two gay couples filed a lawsuit in federal court asking a judge to overturn Oregon's constitutional ban on same-sex marriage.

Insurance agents set up Cover Oregon sound-alike sites

Insurance agents are setting up Cover Oregon sound-alike websites with names like Cover Oregon Plan, Cover Oregon Now and Oregon Health Exchange.

Seattle unemployment down to 4.7 percent

The Seattle job market has dropped to 4.7% from 7.2% one year ago, and is becoming very competitive.

Intel moves hundreds of jobs to Oregon

Intel is relocating 350 employees from its DuPont, Washington campus to other locations, including Hillsboro.