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Oregon job growth hits 10-year high.

PORTLAND, Ore. — New data from the Oregon Employment Department shows that Oregon employers added 4,400 jobs in August. In addition, Oregon job growth hit its highest level since 2005 as its employment payroll expanded by 60,400 jobs or 3.5 percent. ...

Oregon job vacancies hit seven-year high.

OREGON — According to a recent survey by the State of Oregon Employment Department, Oregon had 53,300 unfilled jobs in the second quarter of 2015. That number was the highest recorded by the Employment Department’s survey since 2008. Seventy-six p ...