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Defazio transaction tax attracts interest on Capitol Hill

The Oregon representative has proposed levying a tax on the financial trading markets.

State expands IT monitoring

In the wake of Cover Oregon, the state plans to monitor about 80 information technology projects with an estimated pricetag of nearly $1.4 billion.

Astoria manufacturer a global leader

Lektro has become a global leader in towing the world’s aircraft with its electric tugs. 

Boise Cascade site transforms

Developers are turning the building in downtown Salem into a modern apartment complex.

PSU strike averted

Portland State University administrators and faculty reached a tentative contract settlement Sunday.

Opponents of GMO ban raise $455,000

Six pesticide and plant biotechnology firms have donated thousands of dollars to the campaign against SB633.

Portland Harbor Superfund cleanup faces delays

The Environmental Protection Agency said it now anticipates completing the proposed cleanup plan in 2015.