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Nike reports $2.45B sales in China

Nike reported $2.45 billion in sales for China in fiscal 2013, a 3% drop from 2012.

Judge orders BLM to sell more timber in Southern Oregon

A federal judge ordered the U.S. Bureau of Land Management to sell more timber in Southern Oregon.

Oregon slashes health insurance premium requests

Oregon regulators slashed health insurance rate requests by as much as 35%.

New Seasons becomes B corp

Portland-based New Seasons Market is the first grocer to achieve B Corp certification.

Nearly one in two pints of beer sold in Oregon brewed locally

The Oregon Brewers Guild announced that in 2012, 47% of all draft beer sold in Oregon was brewed in the state.

Precision Castparts buying Permaswage for $600M

Precision Castparts is acquiring aerospace manufacturing company Permaswage for $600 million.

Portland startup releases social analytics software

Portland startup Tellagence launched a new social analytics software product, Tellagence Discover, that searches Twitter to figure out what people are saying about a company.