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Bi-Mart plans to add Sweet Home store

Bi-Mart plans to open a third store in Linn County, if it can buy 3.5 acres east of the Sweet Home Police Department.

Mortgage rates near historic lows

Average U.S. fixed mortgage rates fell to 3.41%, near the historic low of 3.31% reached in November.

Pendleton tries to lure drone makers

Pendleton officials are trying to lure drone aircraft manufacturers to their industrial park.

Portland rental market tight

The Portland area apartment market is extremely tight with a vacancy of only about 3%.

Brandlive wins Angel Oregon

Portland video communication software startup Brandlive won the annual Angel Oregon competition.

Lumber mill closes, lays off 85

Rough & Ready Lumber closed its Cave Junction mill, a major local employer that just celebrated 90 years in business.

Portland distillers face controversy

Portland's recent craft distillery boon is coming under fire for not always been distilled locally.