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Phil Knight named 23rd-wealthiest person in U.S.

According to the Forbes 400 List, the Nike co-founder and chairman has a net worth of $21.2 billion.

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.