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Analysis: Oregon State University's engineering program ranks 73rd best in the nation, study finds

Oregon State University finished in a tie for 73rd in a ranking of best engineering programs by U.S. News that examined 199 campuses around the nation.

Analysis: Medford area posts 123rd highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 976 properties in the Medford area started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the 123rd highest foreclosure rate among metropolitan statistical areas nationwide, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

OfficeMax store to close in Oregon

Thirty-six stores owned by Office Depot Inc., including a store in Oregon, are holding liquidation sales as they prepare to close their doors, according to a report in Business Insider.

Analysis: Oregon posts 33rd highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 1,280 properties in Oregon started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the 33rd highest foreclosure rate in the nation, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

Analysis: Oregon Health and Science University medical school ranks 6th best for primary care in the nation

Oregon Health and Science University finished in a tie for sixth in a ranking of best medical schools for primary care by U.S. News that examined 120 campuses around the nation.

Analysis: IRS audit rate for Sherman County residents is highest in Oregon

Sherman County residents were audited by the Internal Revenue Service at a greater rate than similar jurisdictions in Oregon, according to an analysis by the website 24/7 Wall St.

Analysis: Oregon Health and Science University ranks 29th best for medical research in the nation, study finds

Oregon Health and Science University finished 29th in a ranking of best medical schools for research by U.S. News that examined 120 campuses around the nation.

Analysis: State and local tax burden in Oregon is 14th lowest in U.S.

On a scale of lowest to highest, the state and local effective tax rate for Oregon ranks 14th in the nation, according to a new WalletHub.com study of tax burdens imposed by the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Analysis: Oregon ranks 31st highest on state cigarette taxes

The state cigarette taxes charged in Oregon ranked 31st in the nation, according to a new analysis from the Tax Foundation based on 2016 data.

Analysis: University of Oregon business school ranked nation’s 97th best

University of Oregon's Lundquist Business School ranked in a tie for 97th among U.S. colleges offering master of business administration programs, according to a new study by U.S. News that examined 367 schools.

Average tax refund in Oregon ranks 8th lowest in the nation

Average federal tax refunds in Oregon ranked 43rd among the 50 states, according to a new analysis from the website 24/7 Wall St.

Oregon posts 30th lowest property tax rate in new national study

Oregon ranked 30th in the nation in a recent WalletHub analysis of property tax rates among the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Analysis: Wheeler County has fastest growing local economy in Oregon

Wheeler County was ranked the top-performing local economy in Oregon in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of counties’ gross domestic product growth from 2012 to 2015.

Analysis: Mid-range earners in Oregon rank 7th lowest on federal tax cut benefits

Middle-range income earners in Oregon ranked 44th in the nation in terms of how they benefited from the federal Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, according to a new Tax Foundation analysis.

Oregon ranks 12th highest for state-imposed gas taxes

Oregon finished 12th in a ranking of the taxes and fees that states place on gasoline, according to the Washington-based Tax Foundation.

Analysis: zip code 97394 in Waldport has 39th highest home vacancy rate among U.S. zip codes.

The number of vacant homes in the zip code 97394 zip code area was 412 in the third quarter of 2018, a 30-unit decrease over what it was a year ago, according to real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

Analysis: Oregon ranks 15th most reliant on federal aid

Oregon finished 15th in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states rely most on federal aid funding as a percentage of their general-fund revenue.

Analysis: Oregon ranks 37th best on unemployment insurances taxes

Oregon finished 37th in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking of which states have the most business-friendly unemployment insurance tax structures.

Analysis: Oregon ranks 30th best in corporate tax study

Oregon finished 30th in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states have the most business-friendly corporate income tax structures.

Analysis: Oregon ranks 36th best in state income tax study

Oregon finished 36th in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking which states have the most business-friendly income tax structures.

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