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Portland mayor touts renewal reforms, business development

Mayor Charlie Hales discussed reform of the city's Urban Renewal Districts during his State of the City speech.

Oregon lobbyist Dave Barrows passes away

Barrows, the longest-serving lobbyist at the Oregon Capitol and a Portland lawyer, died at the age of 78.

Oregon small businesses receive $5.6M in federal money

The U.S. Treasury money comes from the State Small Business Credit Initiative.

Airbnb to set up in Old Town Chinatown

The vacation rental startup will build its North America headquarters at 34 NW First Avenue.

Cover Oregon will miss fed enrollment deadline

The state's online health insurance exchange will not open to the public before the end of March.

Portland tri-counties to add more jobs

More than half of Oregon's new jobs will be concentrated in Multnomah, Washington and Clackamas counties.

PSU professor wins surprise grant

Google Chairman Eric Schmidt presented Professor Tom Shrimpton with a $96,400 grant to fund his research on overcoming online censorship.