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Treasurer proposes college scholarship plan

State Treasurer Ted Wheeler is proposing a first-of-its-kind college scholarship program considered risky by investment professionals.

News Corp sells Medford and Ashland newspapers

News Corp sold 33 publications, including Medford's Mail Tribune and Ashland's Daily Tidings.

TriMet releases Tickets app

TriMet released its new mobile ticketing app that works for buses and trains systemwide. It was developed by Portland startup GlobeSherpa.

Hermiston plant workers re-enter job market

Employees who previously destroyed chemical weapons at an Eastern Oregon plant are now re-entering the job market.

Fed chief speaks in Portland

The Federal Reserve's San Francisco chief is giving his first public speech since June in Portland this morning.

Union says Portland giving their jobs to inmates

Union leaders say the city of Portland's contracts with county jail and state prisons are essentially stealing union work.

Oregon State Fair livestock returns

More livestock exhibitors returned to the Oregon State Fair this year, after many had stopped participating due to disagreements over how the fair was managed.