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Portland steps back from emergency radio tower

City officials pulled away from its plan to build the 140-foot tower on Gresham Butte.

Alaska Airlines to drop PDX flights

The airline will drop flights between Portland and Atlanta and Portland to Long Beach, California.

Backers of LNG project hope to raise up to $250M

Calgary-based Veresen Inc. plans to issue up to $250 million in shares to finance the Jordan Cove Energy Project in Coos Bay.

Cover Oregon enrollment deadline extended

Oregonians have until April 30 to enroll in the online health insurance exchange.

Airbnb nearing deal with Portland over short-term rentals

The agreement would require the online vacation-rental service to collect an 11.5% tax on rentals in the city.

80 workers to lose jobs at Tigard automotive plant

Commercial Vehicle Group, Inc. will shut down its production and warehouse by the end of the year.

Bend craft breweries trying to meet demand

Boneyard Beer will become the fourth Bend beer maker since January to expand production.