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Public employers see 2015 PERS contributions

On average, public pension rates for 900 employers will remain flat.

Oregon hazelnut farmers face high demand, record price

A worldwide shortage of hazelnuts this year is sending big buyers to Oregon hazelnut orchards to fill the void.

Laika's 'Boxtrolls' places third at box office

The Hillsboro-based animation studio earned just over $17 million at the U.S. box office for its new movie, "The Boxtrolls," on its opening weekend.

Portland Albertina Kerr undergoes $11M renovation

The 107-year-old nonprofit has nearly completed construction on a new intensive treatment group home and an expansion of its emergency psychiatric care facility.

Portland software office hires Webtrends vet

Evisions, which has an office in Rose City, hired Vince Kenkel, former vice president of engineering for Webtrends.

Nike post stellar Q1 numbers

The company's first-quarter earnings included 15% growth in revenue and 23% jump in profit.

Intel to invest in Chinese chipmaker

The software giant will invest $1.5 billion in Tsinghua Unigroup in an effort to break into the smartphone market.