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Oregon lags in export growth

The state's share of the nation's exports has fallen from 1.5% in 2008 to 1.2% in 2013.

ViaWest sells for $1.2 billion

The data center operator with a facility in Hillsboro was acquired by Shaw Communications, a Canadian telecommunications and media company.

FEI reports another weak quarter

The Hillsboro-based tech company profits totaled $24.9 million, or 59 cents per share.

Kaiser plans to open office in Eugene

Kaiser Permanente announced plans to open a medical office in Eugene by late 2015.

Portland Rodda Paint spreads eastward

The Rodda Paint Company purchased four Kelly-Moore Paint stores in Idaho and one in eastern Oregon.

Frontier CEO dismisses Google Fiber 'hype'

Frontier Communications' Maggie Wilderotter says her company can offer better prices for more modest Internet speeds.

Supportland welcomes non-Portland businesses

The buy-local advocate enlisted 13 businesses from downtown Oregon City.