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Tualatin wants marijuana dispensaries banned for now

Tualatin councilors want to temporarily ban medical marijuana dispensaries while staff comes up with a regulatory plan.

Bend company helps outdoor industry

Bend-based The Flybook develops software for the outdoor industry.

Gov. Kitzhaber announces run for fourth term

Gov. John Kitzhaber announced he will run for an unprecedented fourth term in 2014.

Business leaders outline poverty-fighting strategies

Oregon business leaders say the states should overhaul its tax policies for low-income earners.

Fewer enrollments challenging Cover Oregon's budget

Cover Oregon has lessened enrollment projections which could mean higher costs for consumers.

Jobless benefits could end

The end of federally-funded emergency unemployment benefits could affect 76,100 Oregonians.

Vestas order could boost Portland

A wind turbine order from Nova Scotia could boost Vestas' Portland headquarters.