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Japanese firm may grow azuki beans in Oregon

A Japanese company is considering producing azuki beans in the Treasure Valley of Eastern Oregon.

Ethics board to consider Kitzhaber speaking fees

The Oregon Government Ethics Commission will consider if Gov. Kitzhaber can accept speaking fees.

Lane County foreclosures down

Foreclosures in Lane County fell 36% in 2012 compared to 2011.

Intel asks about tax breaks in survey

Intel has been calling Washington County residents with a survey about tax incentives.

Vernier to finish expansion

Vernier Software & Technology will complete its two-story expansion at its Beaverton headquarters by this summer.

Bill Drummond new BPA administrator

The Department of Energy named Bill Drummond as the new administrator of the Bonneville Power Administration.

Beaverton auto dealer boosts local economy

The Herzog Meier Auto Group is renovating its Beaverton Volvo and Volkswagen dealerships.