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West Hayden Island options considered

Portland planning and sustainability commissioners released detailed recommendations on how to allow marine trade terminals on west Hayden Island.

Intel to address Hillsboro pollution concerns

Intel plans to address neighborhood concerns about atmospheric pollution at its Hillsboro factories.

Bend home prices at highest level in three years

Bend's median home price rose to $298,000 in September, up from $265,000 in August.

One PacificCoast Bancorp completes purchase of Albina Community Bank

One PacificCoast Bancorp completed its $8.75 million purchase of Portland-based Albina Community Bank's stock.

SolarWorld consolidates U.S. operations in Hillsboro

SolarWorld replaced its top U.S. executives and is consolidating U.S. operations in its Hillsboro hub.

Oregon could try again for sales tax

Gov. Kitzhaber and state legislators are thinking of new ways to diversify the state's revenue streams, which could include a new sales tax.

USDA threatens to shut down Foster Farms plants

The USDA warned Foster Farms that it will suspend production at three of its California plants over an ongoing Salmonella outbreak.