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Moda wants to hike premiums by 12.1% for individuals next year.

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13 West Coast seafood species now 'sustainable' | Print |  Email

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Portland street fee vote delayed | Print |  Email

Commissioner Steve Novick confirmed the city's controversial street fee would be delayed "indefinitely."

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Nine Oregon counties declare drought emergency | Print |  Email

According to the U.S. Drought Monitor, 9% of the state is in extreme drought; 46% is experiencing severe drought.

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Sustainable law leader joins Portland tech startup | Print |  Email

Immix Law Group's Robert Scott will serve as vice president and general counsel for Opal Labs.

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Intel executive presumed dead in Mt. Rainier climbing accident | Print |  Email

The chipmaker's vice president Uday Marty was one of the six mountain climbers declared missing after a fall on Mount Rainier.

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Seattle raises minimum wage to $15 | Print |  Email

The Emerald City now holds the nation's highest minimum wage at $15 per hour.

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Port longshore union intentionally slowed work at T6 | Print |  Email

The International Longshore and Warehouse Union was found guilty of intentional slowdowns at the Port of Portland's Terminal 6.

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Hilton plans for high-end hotel in Portland | Print |  Email

Construction would begin in early 2015 and the hotel is expected to open in late 2016.

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Young entrepreneur plans to open Creswell grocery store | Print |  Email

The town has been without a full-time grocer since December.

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Apple store opened in downtown Portland | Print |  Email

The largest Apple store in the Pacific Northwest opened Saturday morning.

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Oregon pilot program helps patients eat healthier | Print |  Email

The CareOregon project Food Rx educates patients on how to shop for and prepare nutritious food.

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Intel strikes deal with environmental groups | Print |  Email

The chipmaker pledged to assess health risks from emissions at its Oregon factories, monitor air quality and report the results.

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Blips and trends in the housing market

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Thursday, June 26, 2014
062614 thumb realestateBY ERIC FRUTS | OB BLOGGER

Last year, the housing market in Oregon—and the U.S. as a whole—was blasting off. The Case-Shiller index of home prices ended the year 13% higher than at the beginning of the year. But, was last year a blip, or a trend?


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Trends in business succession

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Thursday, July 03, 2014
TrendsBY TED AUSTIN & MIKE BAELE | GUEST CONTRIBUTORS

The Office of Economic Analysis announced that Oregon is currently enjoying the strongest job growth since 2006. While this resurgence has been welcome, the lingering effects of the 2008 “Great Recession” continues to affect Oregon businesses, especially with regard to estate planning and business succession.


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Understanding Oregon medical marijuana dispensary tenants

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Friday, June 13, 2014
061314 thumb grassrentBY CLIFF HOCKLEY | OB GUEST BLOGGER

This article summarizes the key considerations a building owner must keep in mind when thinking about leasing to a medical marijuana dispensary.


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Q&A: David Lively of Organically Grown Co.

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Tuesday, July 01, 2014
OGCLogoBY HANNAH WALLACE | OB BLOGGER

Demand for organic food continues to soar: Last year, sales of organic food rose to $32.3 billion — up 10% from 2012. In Oregon, organic produce wholesaler Organically Grown Co. has been championing organic growing methods for four decades.


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The global challenge

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Friday, June 27, 2014
062714 thumb globalmarketBY JASON NORRIS | OB BLOGGER

Over the last several months we have seen a wave of cross-border acquisitions, primarily U.S.-based companies looking to purchase non-U.S.-based companies. There are a few reasons for this, but the main culprit is the U.S. corporate tax system. The United States has one of the highest corporate tax rates in the world.


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13 West Coast seafood species now 'sustainable'

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Tuesday, June 03, 2014

Fishing OrBiz Fishing 0357 ADOBErgbCiting the transition to catch shares management as a key to rebuilding stocks and reducing bycatch, 13 species caught by the West Coast trawl fishery today earned designation from the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) as sustainable.


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South Waterfront's revenge

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Thursday, July 24, 2014
MoodyAveBY LINDA BAKER | OB EDITOR

Remember the naysayers?  Those who called the South Waterfront aerial tram a boondoggle?  Those who rejoiced at the massive sell off of luxury condos at the John Ross and Atwater Place?


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