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Support ramps up for MLB in Portland

A Portland duo is trying to increase interest in bringing a Major League Baseball team to the Rose Quarter.

Timber industry backs union initiative

Much of the support coming in for a ballot initiative to let public employees refuse to pay union dues is from the timber industry.

Walmart to open with Portland's largest green roof

The green roof on the new Walmart opening at Portland's North Hayden Meadows is the largest in the city and the only roof like it that Walmart has on the West Coast.

Levi's drops Wieden+Kennedy

Levi Strauss & Co. dropped Wieden+Kennedy as its advertising agency after five years.

Wells Fargo lays off 92 in Portland

Wells Fargo has laid off 92 employees at a Portland mortgage center over the past few months.

Kitzhaber joins zero-emission car alliance

Gov. John Kitzhaber joined leaders from seven other states in calling for 3.3 million zero-emission vehicles to be added to the road in the next 12 years.

Oregon must act quickly on CRC, ODOT head says

Oregon lawmakers must act this fall to recommit money to the Columbia River Crossing, Oregon Department of Transportation Director Matthew Garrett says.