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Builders running out of lots

Portland-area builders say a looming shortage of shovel-ready lots could limit their ability to put new properties on the market.

Solarworld CEO waives pay

Solarworld CEO Frank Asbeck has opted to relinquish his pay until the company is profitable again.

Tektronix parent company plans cuts

Tektronix owner Danaher Corp. posted higher quarterly revenue but warned of upcoming cuts.

UO assistant coaches' salaries soar

The University of Oregon will pay its football assistant coaching staff more than $3.2 million during the 2012 season, a 40% increase over 2011.

Oregon rules against banks, MERS

The Oregon Court of Appeals ruled that the mortgage industry's document-registry system could not be used to skirt state recording law.

Oregon gets No Child Left Behind waiver

The U.S. Department of Education gave Oregon and six other states permission to use their own model over No Child Left Behind.

Oregon liquor sales up 35% near Washington border

Oregon liquor sales rose 35% in June at stores near the border with Washington.