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West Coast port rift widens

The ports reopened Monday after a weekend shutdown, but resolution to labor negotiations appear far from imminent.

Kitzhaber-scandal roundup: AG launches investigation

The governor calls for transparency while disagreeing with attorney general about scope of investigation.

Erickson layoffs hit Jackson Co.

Southern Oregon taking brunt of job losses after the aviation company restructures.

Oregon now the only three-party state

In the scandal-free state-government news department: Oregon becomes official three-party state; House targets standardized testing and fate of Cover Oregon to be decided by Senate.

Eugene City Council: Uber has to play by same rules as taxis

The ridesharing company has accrued $116,000 in fines so far.

Natural Grocers, Instacart announce partnership

People in the Portland area will be able to order groceries from their smartphones or computer.

West Coast ports expected to reopen after weekend closure

The ports embroiled in a labor dispute are expected to resume operations Monday without a long-term solution in sight.