Oregon jobs Economist Points To Two Spots In Oregon Most Projected To Grow Economically By Brian Bull • Jul 2, 2018 pops / Flickr.com Two places in Oregon are expected to be major areas of economic growth, according to the Oregon Employment Department. For Oregon Job Outlook, Today's Blessings May Create Tomorrow's Challenges By Brian Bull • Jul 2, 2018 ElectroSawHQ / Flickr.com Oregon is experiencing continued job growth and record low unemployment. However, as KLCC’s Brian Bull reports, there’s challenges ahead. Eugene Owned PakTech Expands to Cottage Grove By Kira Hoffelmeyer • Jul 27, 2016 Richard Meyers Eugene owned PakTech will be expanding its business operations to Cottage Grove starting in December. The plastic handle creator bought the former Kwikee building for $2.5 million. Congressman DeFazio Speaks In Eugene Against Obama's Fast-Track Trade Authority By Karen Richards • May 4, 2015 Karen Richards U.S. Representative Peter DeFazio led a rally today (Monday) in Eugene. He was raising awareness of President Obama’s push for “fast track” authority to implement a controversial trade agreement.