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Sherwood residents oppose Walmart

Sherwood residents attended a City Council meeting to protest the impending arrival of a Walmart.

Taxpayers may have to fight fake IDs

A recent flood of fake IDs might make Multnomah County taxpayers subsidize bars.

Heat causes growth spurt for Oregon vineyards

The recent warm and dry weather caused a major growth spurt at Willamette Valley vineyards.

Oregon's congressional clout rises

Oregon's clout in Congress is growing faster than almost all other states.

SoloPower makes last-minute loan payment

SoloPower made a last-minute payment on an Oregon loan, after state officials were preparing to foreclose on the manufacturer.

Nike chooses ZGF Architects as expansion firm

Nike named ZGF Architects as the architecture firm for its World Headquarters expansion project.

Salem home building market improves

The Salem area landed a spot on an index that tracks improving home building markets.