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Online tax plan confusing business owners

A bill in Congress to implement an Internet sales tax is opposed by Oregon Senators and confusing to Oregon business owners.

Oregon bill targets vacant foreclosures

Oregon's "Good Neighbor Bill" was approved in the House and awaits a hearing in the Senate. It would take care of vacant eyesore properties.

Hispanic food market grows

Demand for Hispanic food, like Eugene's De Casa Fine Foods' salsa, is growing in Lane County and across the U.S.

Portland longshore workers locked out

Columbia Grain Inc. locked out Portland longshore workers for obstructing exports by gaming the system.

Rogue names President of Spirits

Rogue Ale & Spirits named 25-year-old Michael Higgins President of Spirits.

GOP proposes comp instead of overtime

Republicans in Congress are pushing legislation that would give employees who work over 40 hours a week the option of paid time off instead of overtime pay.

Film crews ask Oregon for more incentives

Actors and producers headed to Salem to convince Oregon lawmakers to spend more on film tax credits.