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CEO expected to depart troubled biotch firm

Galena Biopharma, currently under federal investigation,  is expected to announce the departure of Mark Ahn, its longtime president and CEO.

Sen. Peter Courtney announces plan to retrofit Oregon schools

His proposal calls on the legislature to spend $200 million on seismic upgrades.

New York based website builder expands Portland presence

Squarespace has leased space in the Spalding Building downtown, where it will have room for at least 150.

Nation’s largest used car dealer to open in Portland

CarMax will open outlets in Clackamas, on Aug. 27, and, in late September, Beaverton.

Oregon approves permit for oil train terminal near Clatskanie

The Department of Environmental Quality approved an air pollution permit, which will allow the terminal to move 1.8 billion gallons of oil annually.

Allegations against Scott Kveton head to grand jury

The sexual assault allegations made against the Portland tech leader will be presented to a grand jury as soon as early September.

Airbnb to collect state taxes

The short-term rental service will begin collecting the 1% state lodging tax.