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Eugene Residents Finding Creative Ways to Cope With Economic Downturn

Businesses in downtown Eugene are feeling the burden of the nationwide economic crisis.  The Lane County unemployment rate, which is higher than both the Oregon and US unemployment rate, means that Eugene residents are spending less money on extra activities … Continue reading

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Downtown Businesses Find New Ways to Cope with Current Spending Habits

With the economic crisis still lurking in the shadows, downtown Eugene’s locally owned businesses are finding new ways to cope with changing consumer spending habits. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the Lane County unemployment rate was at … Continue reading

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