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Xzeres buys Skystream line

Wilsonville-based Xzeres bought Southwest Windpower's Skystream line for an undisclosed price.

Oregon ranchers seek help from fires

Oregon ranchers affected by wildfires can now apply for help through a new program.

Portland hotel plans $8M renovation

The Red Lion Portland Convention Center hotel's new owners plan an $8-10 million remodel that will close the hotel for several months next year.

OSEIA leader steps down

Glenn Montgomery, head of the Oregon Solar Energy Industries Association, is leaving after three years.

South Korea resumes Oregon wheat purchases

South Korean flour mills are resuming buying soft white wheat from the Pacific Northwest, the first break in export sales since GM plants were found in Oregon.

Legislature OKs $5M for Blue Heron site

The Oregon Legislature approved $5 million in lottery bonds to help develop the former Blue Heron mill site in Oregon City.

Portland OKs West Hayden Island annexation

The Portland Planning and Sustainability Commission voted to endorse annexing west Hayden Island into Portland.