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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.

Clackamas County third in tri-county recovery

Clackamas county has recovered just one-third of jobs lost during the recession, while Multnomah and Washington counties have regained all jobs lost during the economic downturn.

Bankrupt Redmond e-tailer has buyer

Minnesota-based Active Boarder Corp. is the leading bidder for Altrec Inc.