Costco and American Express Part Ways

(CNN) Costco and American Express are parting ways. The retail chain is notifying customers that it will end its 16-year exclusive partnership with Am-Ex in March of next year. Right now, Costco members can buy groceries, tires and anything else Costco sells with special Costco-branded American Express cards. The cards include a True-Earnings rewards program … Continue reading »

Gas Prices Drop Below $2 a Gallon

ALBANY, Ore. — Some drivers are paying less than $2 a gallon for gas in Oregon. In Albany, Costco’s price is $1.99 a gallon for members. Drivers are clearly excited to get the deal. Members lined up to get the cheapest gas in the area on Monday. Some drivers couldn’t believe their eyes when they … Continue reading »

Hepatitis A Outbreak Linked to Berry Mix

EUGENE, Ore. — Lane County Public Health is warning of a Hepatitis outbreak. Nearly 40 cases were reported in the West since April 29 and linked to contaminated food. The contamination is linked to a frozen berry product from Townsend Organic Farms in Fairview, Oregon. The company’s Organic Antioxidant Blend is sold exclusively at Costco … Continue reading »