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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.

Greenbrier railcar repair venture ready to open

The railcar maker formed GBW Railcar Services LLC, which owns and operates 38 railcar repair, refurbishment and maintenance shops.

Construction begins on Zenger Farm

The Portland urban farm is expanding its 16-acre educational farm and wetland with a $2.3 million, 6,660-square-foot Urban Grange development.

The Nines Hotel sold

Maryland-based Pebblebook Hotel Trust acquired the downtown Portland hotel for $127 million.

Oregon sues 5-Hour Energy over ad claims

State Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum has sued companies responsible for the popular energy drink, alleging they engaged in deceptive advertising.