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Electric vehicle fee considered

Oregon is looking for a new funding source to pay for its road as high gas mileage vehicles increase.

Oregon bills target mining

Three bills in the Oregon legislature are being branded as an all-out war on mining by the Bohemia Mine Owners Association.

Oregon reviews wind farm tax credits

The Oregon Department of Energy is reevaluating its approval of $30 million in tax credits for the Shepherd's Flat wind farm.

Oregon House to vote on Columbia River Crossing

The proposed Columbia River Crossing is scheduled to be voted on in the Oregon House today.

Mandatory spending cuts could mean major changes in Oregon

Federal spending cuts are likely to begin hitting March 1, affecting Oregon in ways big and small.

Brattain International opening Eugene center

Brattain International Trucks is building a new $6 million sales and service center in west Eugene, nearly doubling its space in the Eugene-Springfield area.

Small airports could close control towers

Automatic federal spending cuts could close 100 air-traffic control towers at smaller airports, including five in Oregon.