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Old investor will finance SoloPower restart

SoloPower Systems' main private backer, Hudson Clean Energy Partners, is leading a "substantial" funding round to restart production in Portland.

Reser's new Hillsboro facility approved by city planners

The Hillsboro planning director has approved Reser's Fine Foods' development plans for a $18 million, 306,000-square-foot facility.

Growing investment group opens in Portland

Massachusetts-based Meketa Investment Group, a consulting and advisory firm, has opened a new office.

Governor candidates jab during first joint appearance

Gov. John Kitzhaber and rival Dennis Richardson have laid out their differences for the upcoming fall campaign.

Republican Vic Atiyeh passes away

Atiyeh guided Oregon through the deep recession of the early 1980s; he died of kidney failure at the age of 91.

Tektronix names new president

The Beaverton-based oscilloscope-maker nominated Pat Byrne, a former Intermec Technologies CEO, as its new president.

Portland hospitals face big fines

A number of hospitals in the Portland area will be penalized by a federal program which fines hospitals with high rates of infection and other hospital-acquired conditions.