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Oregon building permits: November 2018

Oregon issued 1,824 building permits for privately owned housing during November, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

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.

SALEM AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Greeters Networking Hosted By: Salem-Keizer Volcanoes Baseball Club

Greeters is a program that allows our members and their employees to network in a fun and relaxed atmosphere.

EUGENE AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Valley River Center Ribbon Cutting

Join us as we help Valley River Center celebrate the Grand Opening for their new entrance and outdoor plaza!

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: Which college baseball program grossed the most in the U.S.

Oregon State University and University of Oregon top the list of highest grossing college baseball programs nationwide in 2016

SALEM AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Greeters Networking Hosted By: Western Oregon University

Greeters is a program that allows our members and their employees to network in a fun and relaxed atmosphere.

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.

Washington County exports up 55.4% since 2013

Washington County exports increased 55.4 percent in the five-year period from 2013 to 2017, according to the International Trade Administration (ITA).

China is the top destination for Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA metro area exports in 2017

Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA exported $3.99 billion to China in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), a decrease of 33.8 percent from $6.03 billion in 2016.

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.

Multnomah County exports down 29% since 2013

Multnomah County exports decreased 29 percent in the five-year period from 2013 to 2017, according to the International Trade Administration (ITA).

Washington County exported $2.15 billion worth of goods in 2017

Washington County exported $2.15 billion worth of goods in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), unchanged from 2016.

Which U.S. metro areas exported the most to Malaysia in 2017?

Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA metro ranks first in trade with Malaysia with exports of $2.33 billion in 2017, according to the International Trade Administration (ITA).

Multnomah County exported $2.15 billion worth of goods in 2017

Multnomah County exported $2.15 billion worth of goods in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), unchanged from 2016.

Clackamas County exports up 7.1% since 2013

Clackamas County exports increased 7.1 percent in the five-year period from 2013 to 2017, according to the International Trade Administration (ITA).

Which U.S. metro areas exported the most to South Korea in 2017?

Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA metro ranks first in trade with South Korea with exports of $3.04 billion in 2017, according to the International Trade Administration (ITA).

Clackamas County exported $1.3 billion worth of goods in 2017

Clackamas County exported $1.3 billion worth of goods in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), an increase of 5.7 percent from $1.23 billion in 2016.

Yamhill County exports down 25.8% since 2013

Yamhill County exports decreased 25.8 percent in the five-year period from 2013 to 2017, according to the International Trade Administration (ITA).

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