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Medford to increase utility fees

The Medford City Council voted to raise residents' utility fees to pay for a new police headquarters and three firehouses.

Millenials hurting Portland's economy

Oregon Business Plan chairman John Carter says the newest generation of workers lacks the drive that defined baby boomers.

Nike focuses more on action sports

Nike is putting more effort into its smallest business category, action sports.

Tigard startup sells organic cookie kits

Tigard startup Scratch and Grain makes organic cookie baking kits to sell in grocery stores across Oregon and Washington.

Special session passes all five bills

The Oregon Legislature cut PERS, raised taxes on the wealthy, cut small business taxes and more in its three day special session.

Cascade Microtech buys German company for $27.7M

Beaverton-based Cascade Microtech acquired German company ATT Advanced Temperature Test Systems for $27.7 million.

NW Couch 18th most expensive office space street in U.S.

Northwest Couch Street in Portland's Pearl District is among the nation's most expensive streets for office space.