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Communications error

Linda Baker - Friday, January 30, 2015
BY LINDA BAKER | OB EDITOR

How did an errant email to the Zidell family end up fronting a story in the Oregonian this morning?


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Job website reports Portland tech wages up 9 percent

Jacob Palmer - Friday, January 30, 2015

Dice reports the average worker's earnings jumped from $84,295 in 2013 to $91,556 last year.


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Liberal coalition aims to increase taxes on large corporations

Jacob Palmer - Friday, January 30, 2015

A union-backed group plans to ask voters in 2016 to consider new tax measures.


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Portland energy group, Beaverton invoice startup, secure funding

Jacob Palmer - Friday, January 30, 2015

Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance promised $168 million over next five years; Nvoicepay receives $6 million to increase its sales channels.


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Rep. Blumenauer touts bank financing for pot

Jacob Palmer - Friday, January 30, 2015

In a letter to the FDIC, Portland's representative said banks should be allowed to do business with marijuana-related companies.


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Astray email provides glimpse into Zidell family's South Waterfront deal

Jacob Palmer - Friday, January 30, 2015

Affordable housing options play crucial role in real estate company's reluctance to proceed on project.


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Logging industry seeks to recruit teens

Jacob Palmer - Friday, January 30, 2015

The Astoria Timber Festival hopes to entice young people to pursue careers in logging.


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5 schools helping students crack code

Jacob Palmer - Thursday, January 29, 2015
BY 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.


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Lava Butte shuttle in the works

Jacob Palmer - Thursday, January 29, 2015

Bus service to the popular tourist attraction will be tested this summer.


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Oregon's first lady continues to disclose possible improprieties

Jacob Palmer - Thursday, January 29, 2015

Cylvia Hayes admitted that she was paid $118,000 from a clean energy organization for consulting work.


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Portland terminal operator complains of West Coast work stoppages

Jacob Palmer - Thursday, January 29, 2015

A 12-hour work stoppage Tuesday pushed ICTSI Oregon Inc.'s attorney to issue a statement condemning the labor strife.


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Daimler Trucks North America settles over civil-rights allegations

Jacob Palmer - Thursday, January 29, 2015

The corporation's Swan Lake facility was at the center of a $2.4M payout.


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Labor coalition releases poll results that show support for higher minimum wage, more paid sick days

Jacob Palmer - Thursday, January 29, 2015

Fair Shot For All released findings from their polls that indicated wide-reaching support.


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Finding a Balance

Jacob Palmer - Thursday, January 29, 2015
BY JASON NORRIS | OB GUEST BLOGGER

Active vs. passive investing: what you need to know.


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LEED for weed

Linda Baker - Wednesday, January 28, 2015
BY LINDA BAKER | OB EDITOR

What is the impact of the legal pot industry on carbon emissions? An NEBC energy forum breakfast makes the case for taking the new industry’s emissions impacts very seriously.


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Lawmakers prep for fuel-standard fight

Jacob Palmer - Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Strife abounds when discussion turns to gas tax and clean fuel requirements in Salem.


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Communications error

Linda Baker - Friday, January 30, 2015
BY LINDA BAKER | OB EDITOR

How did an errant email to the Zidell family end up fronting a story in the Oregonian this morning?


Read more...

Job website reports Portland tech wages up 9 percent

Jacob Palmer - Friday, January 30, 2015

Dice reports the average worker's earnings jumped from $84,295 in 2013 to $91,556 last year.


Read more...

Liberal coalition aims to increase taxes on large corporations

Jacob Palmer - Friday, January 30, 2015

A union-backed group plans to ask voters in 2016 to consider new tax measures.


Read more...

Portland energy group, Beaverton invoice startup, secure funding

Jacob Palmer - Friday, January 30, 2015

Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance promised $168 million over next five years; Nvoicepay receives $6 million to increase its sales channels.


Read more...

Rep. Blumenauer touts bank financing for pot

Jacob Palmer - Friday, January 30, 2015

In a letter to the FDIC, Portland's representative said banks should be allowed to do business with marijuana-related companies.


Read more...

Astray email provides glimpse into Zidell family's South Waterfront deal

Jacob Palmer - Friday, January 30, 2015

Affordable housing options play crucial role in real estate company's reluctance to proceed on project.


Read more...

Logging industry seeks to recruit teens

Jacob Palmer - Friday, January 30, 2015

The Astoria Timber Festival hopes to entice young people to pursue careers in logging.


Read more...

5 schools helping students crack code

Jacob Palmer - Thursday, January 29, 2015
BY 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.


Read more...

Lava Butte shuttle in the works

Jacob Palmer - Thursday, January 29, 2015

Bus service to the popular tourist attraction will be tested this summer.


Read more...

Oregon's first lady continues to disclose possible improprieties

Jacob Palmer - Thursday, January 29, 2015

Cylvia Hayes admitted that she was paid $118,000 from a clean energy organization for consulting work.


Read more...

Portland terminal operator complains of West Coast work stoppages

Jacob Palmer - Thursday, January 29, 2015

A 12-hour work stoppage Tuesday pushed ICTSI Oregon Inc.'s attorney to issue a statement condemning the labor strife.


Read more...

Daimler Trucks North America settles over civil-rights allegations

Jacob Palmer - Thursday, January 29, 2015

The corporation's Swan Lake facility was at the center of a $2.4M payout.


Read more...

Labor coalition releases poll results that show support for higher minimum wage, more paid sick days

Jacob Palmer - Thursday, January 29, 2015

Fair Shot For All released findings from their polls that indicated wide-reaching support.


Read more...

Finding a Balance

Jacob Palmer - Thursday, January 29, 2015
BY JASON NORRIS | OB GUEST BLOGGER

Active vs. passive investing: what you need to know.


Read more...

LEED for weed

Linda Baker - Wednesday, January 28, 2015
BY LINDA BAKER | OB EDITOR

What is the impact of the legal pot industry on carbon emissions? An NEBC energy forum breakfast makes the case for taking the new industry’s emissions impacts very seriously.


Read more...

Lawmakers prep for fuel-standard fight

Jacob Palmer - Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Strife abounds when discussion turns to gas tax and clean fuel requirements in Salem.


Read more...