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Retired Portland administrator earned $22,500 a month

Retired Portland administrator Yvonne Deckard earned more than $22,500 a month in the fall through no-bid contracts with the city and Portland Public Schools.

Oregonians who buy own health insurance face changes

More than 200,000 Oregonians who buy their own health insurance face major cost changes in 2014.

Denver company plans Eugene assisted-care housing

Denver-based Spectrum Retirement Communities plans a 119-unit assisted care facility in Eugene.

Bend entrepreneur launches dog beer company

Bend native Daniel Keeton creates "beer" for dogs, called Dawg Grog.

UO barely ranks on public education value list

The University of Oregon ranked 98th of 100 for in-state and 99th for out-of-state students on a list of best values in public education for 2013.

Firebrand Sports joins boutique fitness market

The latest addition to Portland's booming boutique gym market is Firebrand Sports.

Gubser group using social networking site

The Gubser Neighborhood Association in Keizer is turning to a private social networking site to encourage participation.