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Solar prices will rise due to tariffs

Newly-imposed tariffs could cut Chinese solar panel shipments by 45%, raising prices in the U.S.

Home prices set new low

Portland home prices fell only half a percent in March, but the decline set a new post-crisis low.

Long-vacant commercial properties fill up in Lane County

Many long-vacant commercial and industrial properties in Lane County are being filled.

Nonprofit grocery store turns one

Village Market, a nonprofit grocery store, provides jobs and produce to North Portland's New Columbia, the state's largest public housing development.

Oregon's craft beer industry grows

Portland has more breweries than any other city, and that number is growing.

Wyden challenges natural gas exports

Sen. Ron Wyden says America should slow down on exporting its newfound oil and gas bounty.

Consumer confidence drops

Americans' confidence in the economy had its biggest drop in May in eight months.