Economic development
Grape Solar expanding domestic operations
High Five
Thursday, June 03, 2010
The Eugene company, which distributes solar panels manufactured in China, is setting wheels in motion to manufacture locally.
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Corvallis company provides World Cup's green
High Five
Friday, May 28, 2010
Seed Research of Oregon provided grass seed for the soccer fields at the World Cup in South Africa this year.
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Gresham shops celebrate a fee holiday
June 2010
Thursday, May 27, 2010

0610_ATS09Like most cities around the state, Gresham has been hard hit by the commercial real estate crash. Its downtown core is dotted with vacant storefronts, left behind by businesses that failed or moved out of town. But unlike most cities, Gresham decided one way to bring business back to its downtown was to waive all development-related fees as well as first-year license fees.

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Log export dock divides Astoria
June 2010
Thursday, May 27, 2010

0610_ATS10Once upon a time, Astoria was the largest log exporter on the West Coast. But boatloads of Douglas fir haven’t steamed for Asia from Northwest Oregon in 14 years. That’s expected to change this summer as Westerlund Log Handlers, based in Bremerton, Wash., sets up a log-exporting facility on Port of Astoria property.

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Unions resist Kulongoski's call for sacrifices
High Five
Wednesday, May 26, 2010
Governor Kulongoski has announced a $562 million shortfall in the budget, and his call for employee sacrifices makes unions bristle.
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