Google will decide whether to bring hyperfast Internet service to Portland and five other suburbs (Gresham, Tigard, Lake Oswego, Beaverton and Hillsboro).
Due to recent acquisitions, the Hillsboro-based microscope maker will consolidate some of its plants worldwide.
The family-owned cable TV and Internet provider was sold to Telephone and Data Systems Inc., the parent company of U.S. Cellular.
The tech company is now allowed to use fiber "huts" on city property.
The digital marketing company acquired Measureful, an automated data-aggregator.