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Tech innovations play central role at retail convention

Analyst contends most gadgets are impractical or unnecessary.

State's reluctance to make exceptions for drop-in child care makes service sparse

The owners of drop-in child care centers in Portland contend that citizens are underserved because of day care rules.

Intel has record-breaking 2014

Surprisingly-strong PC market propels tech giant to $55 billion in revenue.

Scientists: Proposed Coos Bay natural gas terminal poses significant safety risk

Researchers allege the project's safety practices would be counterproductive.

Springfield mill destroyed by fire to be restored

FORESTRY ROUNDUP: Swanson Group Manufacturing plans to rebuild and upgrade a mill that was flattened by a fire in 2014.

Hales calls off street fee discussions

The mayor of Portland announced there would be no more discussions about a local solution to funding infrastructure while the state legislature addresses transportation issues.

Port of Morrow reports growth in 2014

The east Oregon port grew after the completion of two facilities in the area.