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10 quotes explaining crisis at Port of Portland

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The ongoing labor disputes at the Port of Portland came to a head two weeks ago when Hanjin, the container port's largest client, notified its customers it would be ending its direct route to Oregon.

Uncertainty about convention center hotel could cost Portland an NBA All-Star Game

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NBA commissioner: "I would love to end up having an All-Star Game in Portland. It's really just a function of ensuring that we can fit in town."

4 winners and losers in the Kitzhaber scandal

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Examining the governor's rapid fall from grace in a "bizarre" and "unprecedented" saga.

Where do Portland demographics rank among the largest 50 cities in the US?

thumbpdxinperspectiveBY JACOB PALMER | OB DIGITAL NEWS EDITOR

The Portland in Perspective study, done by the City Budget Office, was released Tuesday.

Downtown flower shop readies for the Valentine's Day rush

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VIDEO: Gifford's Flowers brings family approach to PSU-area shop.

6 chiefs of staff dish on their bosses

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We ask chiefs of staff for the scoop on Oregon legislators.

5 schools helping students crack code

codeduthumbnailBY JACOB PALMER | OB DIGITAL NEWS EDITOR

As the costs of college mount, and as employer demand for software developers soars, coding schools and classes are popping up everywhere.

4 married couples who work together

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They say maintaining a healthy marriage takes work. So does running a business with your spouse.

5 companies react to lower fuel prices

thumb-shutterstock 233787049BY JACOB PALMER | OB DIGITAL NEWS EDITOR

Consumers love the savings they get from low oil prices, but how has business been affected?