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Umpqua Bank opening San Francisco flagship

Oregon-based Umpqua Bank is opening a new flagship branch in San Francisco's Financial District.

Portland sues over loo

The City of Portland is suing a Southern Oregon company for copyright infringement for selling a public restroom similar to the Portland Loo.

Harry and David expecting good year

Harry & David is gearing up for the holiday season as the pear harvest begins this week.

'Grand bargain' focuses on business tax cuts

Lawmakers will find out soon if Gov. Kitzhaber will call a special session to vote on Oregon's "grand bargain."

ADX helps members collaborate

Portland shared workshop ADX helps hundreds make money from their creations.

Startup unemployment program gets grant

Oregon's Self Employment Assistance Program, an unemployment program that helps businesses launch, has landed a $332,600 federal grant.

Teacher training needs upgrade

Oregon is doing a better job at preparing teachers, but changes need to happen faster, a state audit found.