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Oregon among leaders for LEED-certified construction

The green rating system recognizes energy and water-saving features in design, construction and operations.

Cover Oregon now ready for insurance agents

The health insurance exchange allows insurance agents and community organizations to enroll people with "less complex situations."

Columbia Sportswear reports record sales

The outdoor gear manufacturer reported $533.1 million in fourth-quarter sales, 6% higher than last year.

Trail Blazers boost ticket prices

Season ticket prices will increase by an average of 5% for the 2014-15 season.

UO study examines social media impact on intelligence

Researchers at the University of Oregon are studying how people lose their interest or ability to think when copying answers from social media.

PPS and teachers reach agreement

Oregon's largest school district and the Portland Association of Teachers reached a "conceptual agreement."

New York website builder confirms Portland plans

Squarespace will open a major customer service center this spring.