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Oregon liquor sales outpace rest of economy

Despite the current economy, Oregon liquor profits are up 9%.

Coal exports could add $2-6B to economy

Increased coal exports could bring $2-6 billion per year to the U.S. economy, a new report says.

Portland restaurant offers anti-Chick-fil-A burger

Hamburger Mary's restaurant created the "Hate Free Chicken Sandwich" to counter Chick-fil-A and its owner's views against same-sex marriage.

Tsunami dock removal runs into problems

Efforts to remove a giant dock from Agate Beach have run into snags, because the dock is much heavier than anticipated.

Oregon Secretary of State candidate will refuse PERS

Republican Secretary of State candidate Knute Buehler said he won't become a member of the Public Employee Retirement System if he is elected.

Salt Lake City outdoor gear show full of Oregon companies

At least 55 exhibitors at the Outdoor Retailer Summer Market in Salt Lake City hailed from Oregon.

Economy adds jobs, but unemployment rises

U.S. employers added 163,000 jobs in July, yet the unemployment rate rose to 8.3%