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Coos Bay Rail Link back on track

After four years on hiatus, the Coos Bay-to-Eugene railroad line is back open, bringing a much needed boost to the Coast Range.

Affordable housing group expands to Hillsboro

Two Hillsboro apartment buildings for fixed-income seniors completed $1.4 million in refurbishments.

Pacific Northwest College of Art unveils $30M renovation plan

The Pacific Northwest College of Art unveiled a $30 million renovation plan for a former post office and federal building in downtown Portland.

Oregon banks slowly recovering

Oregon's banks are slowly returning to good health, and most are profitable again.

Employers waiting before hiring

Business is picking up, but American companies are choosing to wait before stepping up hiring.

Credit card debt still big problem

Americans have been successful at escaping some debt, but credit card debt is still a major problem.

Factory orders fall

Companies placed 0.6% fewer orders to U.S. factories in April for the second straight month of decline.