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Clatskanie ethanol plant now shipping crude oil

Cascade Grain's $200 million ethanol plant is now being used to store and ship crude oil.

Rising housing costs hurt working Oregon families

One in four employed families in Oregon face a severe housing burden, according to a new report.

Hales proposes arts tax deal

Portland mayor Charlie Hales proposed a deal on the controversial 2012 city arts tax.

Salem-Keizer to sell Middle Grove

The Salem-Keizer School Board approved the sale of Middle Grove Elementary School for $1.2 million.

Portland may cut garbage rates

The Portland City Council is considering a new rate schedule to cut garbage and recycling rates.

TriMet unveils e-ticket app

TriMet unveiled their highly anticipated ticketing app from GlobeSherpa.

Oregon startups compete for funding

28 Oregon companies competed for funds from billionaire investor Bill Hambrecht and his Ironstone Group Venture Capital through Starve Ups.