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Long-standing tech exec retires

Rich Bader, CEO of EasyStreet Online Services, worked in the tech industry for 40 years.

Tire chains were big sellers during storm

Tire chains got a boost from the cold weather.

Interstate Bridge to stay if CRC fizzles

If the proposed Columbia River Crossing dies in the Legislature, the aging I-5 bridge will remain standing for at least a decade.

Fred Meyer president files initiative to privatize alcohol sales

Lynn T. Gust filed a referendum to end government control of liquor sales.

City announces new plan to relocate homeless camp

The Portland City Council and the Portland Development Commission want to use earnings from a parking lot sale to purchase a permanent location for Right to Dream 2.

State prison system seeks $41M

Oregon's Department of Corrections asked the state legislature for financial help.

Springfield questions paying council

Voters will decide whether to compensate council members.