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Xzeres raises $1.5M

Wilsonville-based wind turbine maker Xzeres closed on $1.5 million of a $2 million equity round.

EV buyers more educated and wealthier

Electric car owners are more well-off and well-educated than the average consumer, new reports say.

Oregon revenue forecast on target

Oregon lawmakers have $30.5 million more to spend for the current two-year budget than they thought, and $54.9 million more for the next two years.

Oregonians benefit from mortgage settlement

Thousands of Oregonians have collected more than $199 million in housing-debt relief as part of a national mortgage settlement with five major servicers.

Portland mall managers' Black Friday tips

As the masses prepare to descend upon malls for Black Friday, Portland area mall managers offer tips to make shopping a little easier.

Walmart to open Neighborhood Market store in Springfield

Walmart plans to open one of its smaller Neighborhood Market stores at Gateway Mall in Springfield.

Northwest blueberry crops set records

Oregon is forecasting a 70-75 million pound blueberry crop in 2012, compared to 65.5 million pounds in 2011.