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Business Xpress wins award

Oregon's business portal site, Business Xpress, won a 2013 Digital Government Achievement award.

Comcast boosts low-cost service speeds

Compost increased the speeds of its low-cost Internet service for low-income families.

Hasson uses Tesla

Hasson agents have started Tesla Tuesdays, in which they transport their clients to new homes in Tesla's Model S.

State of Jefferson secessionist movement ramps up

A tea party-inspired effort to create the state of Jefferson is gaining steam in Northern California and Southern Oregon.

UO students work on new niche social network

A University of Oregon senior and a recent graduate are working on a niche social network customized for different universities, called Hallspot.

Jeff Cogen resigns

Jeff Cogen resigned as Multnomah County chair, effective today.

Flex care companies increase

Centers that offer drop-in and flexible childcare are opening in the Portland area.