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Oregon community college receives job training grant

Southwestern Oregon Community College in Coos Bay was awarded $2.3 million to train people for jobs in the healthcare and natural resources field.

TriMet drops NE Portland layover site

The regional transit agency abandoned its plans to build a facility on NE Lombard Street.

Historic downtown Portland building to receive makeover

The 130-year-old Baggage and Carriage building will undergo a $5 million renovation.

Oregonian Media Group names new chairman

N. Christian Anderson III, president of the media group, will become chairman of the company.

Public employers see 2015 PERS contributions

On average, public pension rates for 900 employers will remain flat.

Oregon hazelnut farmers face high demand, record price

A worldwide shortage of hazelnuts this year is sending big buyers to Oregon hazelnut orchards to fill the void.

Laika's 'Boxtrolls' places third at box office

The Hillsboro-based animation studio earned just over $17 million at the U.S. box office for its new movie, "The Boxtrolls," on its opening weekend.