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Oregon-only CRC could work

An Oregon-only Columbia River Crossing project could be financially viable, a state treasury official says.

Federal judge prevents logging expansion

A federal judge ruled to keep protections in place for a threatened coastal seabird, another defeat for the timber industry.

Tech outpacing Oregon's other sectors

Oregon's technology sector is leading the state's recovery by adding jobs faster and paying more than twice the state's average.

Hillsboro Hops season a success

Hillsboro Parks & Recreation officials are still tallying the results of the first Hillsboro Hops season, but are calling it a success.

Hales won't change Arts Tax

Portland Mayor Charlie Hales won't propose any changes to the $35 Art Tax.

SolarWorld files appeal on tariffs

SolarWorld is appealing federal trade rulings to increase tariffs on Chinese solar companies.

Wheat purchases return to normal

Wheat exports from the Northwest to Asia are returning to normal despite an ongoing investigation by the USDA into unauthorized genetically modified wheat.