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Salem's prisons affect city

Salem's prisons have often been blamed for generating crime and social problems in the surrounding city.

OSU looks to restore 4-H

Oregon State University is holding public forums to discuss restoring Lane County's 4-H program.

GoDaddy experiences sweeping outages

Thousands of websites hosted by went down for hours on Monday, affecting mostly small businesses that use the service.

Most jobs added by state are temporary

Most jobs added by Oregon state government since the recession have been temporary.

Reactions to casino mixed

Medford residents have mixed reactions about a proposed casino resort.

Multnomah County to examine coal health hazards

The Multnomah County health department plans to review potential health hazards from coal trains that will pass through the county on the way to new export terminals.

Bend added to list of improving housing markets

The National Association of Home Builders added Bend to its list of improving housing markets.