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Ichiro "George" Azumano was a rare travel agent who didn't just sell outbound plane tickets but brought foreign visitors to Oregon, a less profitable yet highly rewarding pursuit.
Programmers continue to fix bugs in Oregon's health exchange more than two months after it was supposed to start enrolling people in health coverage.
Workers process applications for Cover Oregon, the states' health exchange program, in Keizer last month.
A committee that has been meeting in Salem for months is close to coming up with a set of guidelines for medical marijuana regulation, but it's plans must still be reviewed.
Officials at the Oregon Health Authority will have to decide soon whether medical marijuana cardholders should be allowed to use the drug at dispensaries that will become legal next year under a new state law.
An advisory committee discussed that topic and others at its final meeting Wednesday.
Sometime today, goes the plan, the major figures in writing the long-delayed farm bill - the one it seems we've been talking about since the buffalo vanished from the Great Plains - are supposed to get together to reach a final deal.
Oregon State Treasurer Ted Wheeler is proud his agency got a low 4.25 percent interest rate when it sold a bunch of state bonds recently -- including $50 million for a University of Oregon student rec center expansion and $41 million to redo the UO student union.
A newly circulated state survey has offered the latest sign that Oregonians are thinking about transportation in a fundamentally different way than they used to.
On December 10th of last year, Jenna Passalacqua wasn't feeling the Christmas spirit.
The acting chief of Oregon's health exchange apologized Tuesday for its lackluster performance under Obamacare and said the state will not have a high-functioning website until at least January, as officials plow through paper applications to get residents covered in time for the new year .
Seasonally adjusted data from the Oregon Employment Department shows the number of people in the labor force is on a downward path.
Angela Schee, her husband Ethan Schee, right, and their 9-month-old Anthony joined hundreds at a recent Cover Oregon sign-up fair.
Gov. John Kitzhaber got some extra exposure Monday after announcing his bid for a fourth term as he addressed the annual Oregon Leadership Summit at the Oregon Convention Center.
Unemployment rates are viewed with a degree of suspicion because the statistics don't include people who have stopped looking for work.
Patrick Criteser of Tillamook Creamery Association was one of three chief executives of employers from outside the Portland metropolitan area to address the morning session of the Oregon Leadership Summit.