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Oregon green energy law opponents seek major change

A group called the Oregonians for Renewable Power wants to change the 2007 law that requires big utilities to generate 25% of their electricity from green sources by 2025.

McKenzie Bridge timber sale on hold

A federal judge ruled that the U.S. Forest Service can't go forward with a controversial logging project near McKenzie Bridge.

Portland Thorns wearing Nike Swoosh

The Portland Thorns, the new National Women's Soccer League team, were spotted wearing Nike Swooshes during their first practices.

Portland housing on the rebound

Portland home values are on the rebound, with the average selling price of $287,700.

Oregon parents more likely to join workforce

Oregon parents join the workforce at a higher rate than the national average.

Vestas no longer top in wind power

Vestas lost its world lead in wind power manufacturing to American rival GE-Wind.

Oregon, Washington governors call for greenhouse gas study

The governors of Oregon and Washington are calling on the White House to evaluate the effects of greenhouse gasses from coal exports.