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Photo Log: The 100 Best Green Workplaces in Oregon event

Jacob Palmer - Wednesday, May 27, 2015
PHOTOS BY JASON E. KAPLAN

Oregon Business celebrated the 100 Best Green Workplaces with an awards luncheon at the Nines Hotel in downtown Portland.


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Michael Rodgers comes forward as Kitzhaber whistleblower

Jacob Palmer - Wednesday, May 27, 2015

In a Willamette Week report, Rodgers admitted to leaking thousands of the former governor's emails.


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Hundreds of Oregonians protest proposed LNG pipelines

Jacob Palmer - Wednesday, May 27, 2015

It's unclear whether Gov. Kate Brown will allow the projects to move forward.


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Oregon Democrats make late push for paid sick leave bill

Jacob Palmer - Wednesday, May 27, 2015

At a press conference Tuesday, leaders bemoaned the bill stalling in committee. By Tuesday night, a negotiator said the measure was close to moving forward.


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Nike campus expansion expected to surpass $150M

Jacob Palmer - Wednesday, May 27, 2015

The sports apparel giant needs to spend more than $150 million threshold to trigger a state tax deal.


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Redmond Airport to expand flight offerings

Jacob Palmer - Wednesday, May 27, 2015

A Central Oregon nonprofit, as well as local officials and businesses, are pursuing airlines.


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100 Best Green Workplaces announced

Linda Baker - Wednesday, May 27, 2015
BY LINDA BAKER | EDITOR

More than 250 people turned out today for Oregon Business magazine’s seventh annual celebration of the 100 Best Green Companies to Work For in Oregon.


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Intrepid reporter checks out ZoomCare rebrand

Jacob Palmer - Wednesday, May 27, 2015
PHOTOS BY JASON E. KAPLAN

Like all good journalists, OB editorial staff typically eschew freebies. But health care costs being what they are, digital news editor Jacob Palmer couldn't resist ZoomCare's offer of a three-in-one (cleaning, exam, whitening) dental office visit, guaranteed to take no more than 57 minutes. 


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Change at the pump?

Jacob Palmer - Tuesday, May 26, 2015
BY JASON E. KAPLAN | STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER

New Jersey and Oregon are the only two states in the U.S. that ban self serve gas stations. But these two holdouts may be ready to give up the game. New Jersey is considering legislation that would lift the state's ban on pumping your own gas. Oregon is considering smaller scale changes.


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Nick Fish to examine Pembina's legal right to a hearing

Jacob Palmer - Tuesday, May 26, 2015

'I think at a certain point the integrity of the building is at stake,' the commissioner said after Charlie Hales abruptly pulled his support two weeks ago.


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Longshore union approves labor contract

Jacob Palmer - Tuesday, May 26, 2015

A move that ends the labor strife at West Coast ports comes too late for Portland.


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Oregon Senate bill aims to address antibiotic resistance

Jacob Palmer - Tuesday, May 26, 2015

If Senate Bill 920 passes, it would be the first in the nation regulating farmers' use of antibiotics.


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Charter agrees to buy Time Warner Cable

Jacob Palmer - Tuesday, May 26, 2015

The deal to create an Internet and cable television giant would be for $55.33 billion.


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Developer, state reach deal for unprecedented land swap

Jacob Palmer - Tuesday, May 26, 2015

The man who built the Bandon Dunes Golf Resort completes agreement for about 280 acres of public land on the southern coast.


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Nine lives

Linda Baker - Friday, May 22, 2015
BY LINDA BAKER | EDITOR

Roy Kaufmann always lands on his feet.


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Bill introduced to cancel tax kicker

Jacob Palmer - Friday, May 22, 2015

Oregon Rep. Tobias Read (D-Beaverton) wants to use the extra money for budget reserve, education.


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Photo Log: The 100 Best Green Workplaces in Oregon event

Jacob Palmer - Wednesday, May 27, 2015
PHOTOS BY JASON E. KAPLAN

Oregon Business celebrated the 100 Best Green Workplaces with an awards luncheon at the Nines Hotel in downtown Portland.


Read more...

Michael Rodgers comes forward as Kitzhaber whistleblower

Jacob Palmer - Wednesday, May 27, 2015

In a Willamette Week report, Rodgers admitted to leaking thousands of the former governor's emails.


Read more...

Hundreds of Oregonians protest proposed LNG pipelines

Jacob Palmer - Wednesday, May 27, 2015

It's unclear whether Gov. Kate Brown will allow the projects to move forward.


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Oregon Democrats make late push for paid sick leave bill

Jacob Palmer - Wednesday, May 27, 2015

At a press conference Tuesday, leaders bemoaned the bill stalling in committee. By Tuesday night, a negotiator said the measure was close to moving forward.


Read more...

Nike campus expansion expected to surpass $150M

Jacob Palmer - Wednesday, May 27, 2015

The sports apparel giant needs to spend more than $150 million threshold to trigger a state tax deal.


Read more...

Redmond Airport to expand flight offerings

Jacob Palmer - Wednesday, May 27, 2015

A Central Oregon nonprofit, as well as local officials and businesses, are pursuing airlines.


Read more...

100 Best Green Workplaces announced

Linda Baker - Wednesday, May 27, 2015
BY LINDA BAKER | EDITOR

More than 250 people turned out today for Oregon Business magazine’s seventh annual celebration of the 100 Best Green Companies to Work For in Oregon.


Read more...

Intrepid reporter checks out ZoomCare rebrand

Jacob Palmer - Wednesday, May 27, 2015
PHOTOS BY JASON E. KAPLAN

Like all good journalists, OB editorial staff typically eschew freebies. But health care costs being what they are, digital news editor Jacob Palmer couldn't resist ZoomCare's offer of a three-in-one (cleaning, exam, whitening) dental office visit, guaranteed to take no more than 57 minutes. 


Read more...

Change at the pump?

Jacob Palmer - Tuesday, May 26, 2015
BY JASON E. KAPLAN | STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER

New Jersey and Oregon are the only two states in the U.S. that ban self serve gas stations. But these two holdouts may be ready to give up the game. New Jersey is considering legislation that would lift the state's ban on pumping your own gas. Oregon is considering smaller scale changes.


Read more...

Nick Fish to examine Pembina's legal right to a hearing

Jacob Palmer - Tuesday, May 26, 2015

'I think at a certain point the integrity of the building is at stake,' the commissioner said after Charlie Hales abruptly pulled his support two weeks ago.


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Longshore union approves labor contract

Jacob Palmer - Tuesday, May 26, 2015

A move that ends the labor strife at West Coast ports comes too late for Portland.


Read more...

Oregon Senate bill aims to address antibiotic resistance

Jacob Palmer - Tuesday, May 26, 2015

If Senate Bill 920 passes, it would be the first in the nation regulating farmers' use of antibiotics.


Read more...

Charter agrees to buy Time Warner Cable

Jacob Palmer - Tuesday, May 26, 2015

The deal to create an Internet and cable television giant would be for $55.33 billion.


Read more...

Developer, state reach deal for unprecedented land swap

Jacob Palmer - Tuesday, May 26, 2015

The man who built the Bandon Dunes Golf Resort completes agreement for about 280 acres of public land on the southern coast.


Read more...

Nine lives

Linda Baker - Friday, May 22, 2015
BY LINDA BAKER | EDITOR

Roy Kaufmann always lands on his feet.


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Bill introduced to cancel tax kicker

Jacob Palmer - Friday, May 22, 2015

Oregon Rep. Tobias Read (D-Beaverton) wants to use the extra money for budget reserve, education.


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