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Lloyd Center cleaning, security staff being laid off

The company that bought Lloyd Center mall in Portland filed a notice that it expects to lay off 49 employees that provide security and cleaning services at Lloyd Center.

Weyerhaeuser paying $2.65B for timberlands

Weyerhaeuser Co. will acquire Longview Timber and its 645,000 timberland acres in Oregon and Washington for $2.65 billion.

Farmers try to develop disease-resistant hops

Oregon farmers are working to develop disease-resistant hop varieties with a pot-in-pot system.

Hillsboro Hops expected to bring business to area

The Hillsboro Hops hope to bring a business boom to Hillsboro.

Judge throws out Port jobs ruling

A federal judge threw out the ruling that awarded two Port of Portland jobs to union electricians instead of longshoremen.

Oregon startup scene matures

Oregon startups are beginning to mature, a new survey shows.

Tsunami damage to arrive for decades

Debris from the 2011 Japanese tsunami will continue to bring invasive species onto U.S. shores for years to come, an OSU ocean researcher says.