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Pamplin Media buys 6 Oregon newspapers

Pamplin Media Group, Oregon’s largest community news organization, has expanded its reach with the acquisition of six weekly newspapers from Eagle Newspapers Inc., a Salem-based company.

Schnitzer Steel shares drop after reporting first-quarter loss

Shares in Schnitzer Steel Industries Inc. fell 7.9 percent Tuesday after the Portland-based company reported a $2 million first-quarter loss.

Governor visits Eugene schools, businesses

Perhaps the most surprising thing at a meeting between Eugene School District employees and Gov. John Kitzhaber was the generous applause that followed his remarks.

Feed-in tariff doing well in Oregon

A report on Oregon's two-year pilot incentive for solar power known as the feed-in tariff shows the program is viable.

Portland startup helps create panoramic images

Portland startup Gigapan produces hardware and software to make high pixel density panoramic photographs.

Retailers report highest holiday hiring since 2006

Holiday hiring in 2012 reached its highest level in six years.

Central Oregon tourism up

Holiday tourism in Central Oregon was up in 2012 compared to a year before.