The Cover Story

Thursday, August 27, 2015
01-cover-0915-thumbBY LINDA BAKER

How do you put a baby on the cover of a business magazine without it looking too cutesy?


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Child care challenge

Wednesday, August 26, 2015
0927OHSUhealthystarts-thumbBY KIM MOORE AND LINDA BAKER

Child care in Oregon is expensive and hard to find. We delved into the numbers and talked to a few executives and managers about day care costs, accessibility and work-life balance.


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Living the dream

Friday, August 21, 2015

smugglespearsthumbRenee Spears, founder and owner of Portland-based Rose City Mortgage, is hot to trot to sell pot.


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The 10 most successful crowdfunding campaigns in Oregon

Wednesday, August 19, 2015
081915-crowdfundingmainBY JACOB PALMER | DIGITAL NEWS EDITOR

One of the hottest new investment trends has proven quite lucrative for some companies.


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Big Trouble in China?

Tuesday, August 18, 2015
0818-wellmanthumbBY JASON NORRIS | CFA

Earlier this month, the People’s Bank of China (PBoC) announced they were going to devalue their currency, the Renminbi. While the amount of the targeted change was to be roughly 2 percent, investors read a lot more into the move. The Renminbi had been gradually appreciating against the U.S. dollar (see chart) as to attempt to alleviate concerns of being labeled a currency manipulator.


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Ranking the airlines that fly PDX

Friday, August 14, 2015
airlinesthumbBY JACOB PALMER | DIGITAL NEWS EDITOR

17 airlines make stops at Portland International Airport, but not all are created equal when it comes to customer service.


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5 questions for ImpactFlow CEO Tyler Foreman

Thursday, August 13, 2015
impactflowthumbBY JACOB PALMER | DIGITAL NEWS EDITOR

Portland-based startup ImpactFlow recently announced a $5.7 million funding round. CEO and co-founder Tyler Foreman talks about matching businesses with nonprofits, his time at Intel and the changing face of philanthropy.


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Car be gone

Thursday, August 06, 2015
070615car2goblogthumbBY LINDA BAKER

Car and ride sharing services have taken urban areas by storm. Low-income and suburban communities are left at the curb.


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Bendafornia: What’s driving the Northern California migration?

Wednesday, August 05, 2015
bendiforniathumbBY KEN MAES

A huge migration from Northern California has contributed to average 16% growth per year since 1990.


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Department of Self-Promotion

Tuesday, August 04, 2015

061715-awards1Oregon Business wins journalism awards.


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Photo Log: Shooting 10 innovators in rural health care

Monday, August 03, 2015
007blogBY JASON E. KAPLAN | STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER

You may have noticed the photos of our rural health innovators departed from the typical Oregon Business aesthetic.


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Portland’s long-distance bike commuters

Monday, August 03, 2015
Matt KellyresizethumbBY KIM MOORE | RESEARCH EDITOR

Pushing the extreme.


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Our Featured Stories

  • Child care challenge
    0927OHSUhealthystarts-thumbBY KIM MOORE AND LINDA BAKER

    Child care in Oregon is expensive and hard to find. We delved into the numbers and talked to a few executives and managers about day care costs, accessibility and work-life balance.

  • Child care challenge
    0927OHSUhealthystarts-thumbBY KIM MOORE AND LINDA BAKER

    Child care in Oregon is expensive and hard to find. We delved into the numbers and talked to a few executives and managers about day care costs, accessibility and work-life balance.

  • Is there life beyond Reed?
    BY GARY THILL | PHOTOS BY JASON E. KAPLAN

    A storied institution climbs down from the ivory tower.

Is Milwaukie the next hot spot?

Monday, August 31, 2015

Real estate agents working in the suburb south of Portland see uptick from TriMet expansion, other factors.

Money spent on lobbying on the rise

Monday, August 31, 2015

Dollars spent on influence peddling is up 94% since 2010.

Yamhill doctor's Kickstarter raises $40K

Monday, August 31, 2015

Dr. Jim Rickards' Core Ball Complete aims to streamline the workout.

Daimler upgrading Central Oregon facility

Monday, August 31, 2015

Madras site will receive an $18 million boost, to include more than 30 new jobs.

Who will challenge Kate Brown from the GOP?

Monday, August 31, 2015

Dr. Monica Wehby explores options; Dennis Richardson says he's out.

'The largest liquor expansion since Prohibition

Friday, August 28, 2015

The Oregon Liquor Control Commission has approved 17 new liquor stores in the Portland area.

Grocery store to anchor new Lloyd District development

Friday, August 28, 2015

Green Zebra will open a store as a part of $192 million project.

Illegal casinos in Oregon?

Friday, August 28, 2015

State audit reveals lottery delis could be running afoul the state constitution.

Port of Vancouver project forces Red Lion to shut

Friday, August 28, 2015

82 people will lose their jobs as a result.

PSU Foundation chief steps down

Friday, August 28, 2015

Francoise Aylmer will resign after an embarrassing episode, including a $100 million pledge.

Big Pink skyscraper sold

Thursday, August 27, 2015

The second-tallest building in downtown Portland is latest big real estate holding to be sold.

Bend theater implements gun-control policy

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Employees at the Regal Old Mill Stadium 16 & IMAX will check bags for firearms.

Could 2015 be a record year for Oregon tourism?

Thursday, August 27, 2015

The lodging occupancy rate surpassed 90% in July.

Oregon earns plaudit from US Labor Secretary

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Thomas Perez says he's proud of the steps Oregon has taken in mandating paid sick leave for most workers.

Multnomah Co. developing plan for popular Sauvie Island

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Officials work with farmers, other shareholders to minimize impact from visitors.

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