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Portland has high concentration of science, tech jobs

The Portland area has an unusually high concentration of science and technology jobs, an Oregon Employment Department report says.

GreenFLEX to open Stayton factory

GreenFLEX plans to open a factory in Stayton to make insulated concrete panels and employ 100 workers.

Nike brand president to retire

Nike brand president Charlie Denson is retiring in January. Current executive of brand and category management Trevor Edwards will replace him.

Saboteurs destroy genetically modified beets

Saboteurs destroyed two fields of genetically modified sugar beets in southern Oregon.

Portland home prices surge 12 percent

Portland-area home prices are up 12% year-over-year.

PGE says bidding process was fair

Portland General Electric responded to critics, saying its recent competitive bidding process for new resources was fair.

Fast food restaurants change with the times

A Hillsboro McDonald's and Tigard Burgerville are among local quick service restaurants that are changing their looks.