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Workers comp costs to decrease

The cost of workers' compensation for Oregon employers will decrease an average of 5.3% in 2015.

Accelerator launched for Portland food entrepreneurs

The Forge:Food program is aimed at entrepreneurs who already have a working concept or product to sell and are hoping to scale.

Financing secured for apartment building at Burnside Bridgehead

The developers of the planned 21-story apartment tower landed a $71.75 million construction loan.

State sets $2M limit to fight Oracle case

The State of Oregon sued Oracle over its role in creating the failed Cover Oregon website.

Gerding Edlen buys property from PDC

The development giant purchased land in Old Town Chinatown for $2.6 million.

Ecotrust purchases Central Eastside warehouse

The Portland conservation group plans to renovate the building for a food-focused industrial use.

PGE drops requested rate hike

Portland General Electric agreed to reduce its requested rate hike to 1%.