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Vendscreen Inc. raised $17.8M

The Portland-based vending machine technology firm lands $17.8 million.

Oregonian changing to a compact format

The newspaper is cutting its size from a broadsheet to an “easier-to-hold” format.

Portland Public Water District files petitions

Supporters want independent control of the Water Bureau and Bureau of Environmental Services.

Tyree Oil expanding in Portland

The Eugene-based oil company acquired two businesses, StarOilco and Tarr.

Hillsboro seeks ban on dispensaries

The community wants to put a temporary ban on medical marijuana dispensaries within city limits.

PDX serves record number of travelers

Portland International Airport served 15 million passengers in 2013.

Last minute ban disrupts Port of Portland terminal

Renewed labor chaos prompted ICTSI Oregon to issue a ban on freight deliveries at Terminal 6.