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Home sales drop in June

Americans bought fewer new homes in June, after May's two-year high.

Portland's Elemental Technologies to live stream Olympics

Portland startup Elemental Technologies' systems will power live streams for the Olympics all over the world.

Lane County jobless rate rises slightly

Lane County unemployment ticked up to 8.5% in June, still well below last year's rate which was 9.6% at this time.

Attorney General makes mortgage standards permanent

Oregon is making a set of temporary mortgage servicing rules permanent.

Portland area home values turned a corner

Home values in the U.S. and Portland reached a low point in the year's first quarter and are now rebounding.

State's art collection hits 2,500

Oregon spends more than $1 million buying artwork each year as part of the Percent for Art program.

Farmers Conservation Alliance raising $1.5M

Hood River-based Farmers Conservation Alliance is raising $1.5 million in mezzanine financing, to make the nonprofit self-sufficient.