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SolarWorld plans $27M upgrade to Hillsboro factory

SolarWorld plans to spend $27 million on technical upgrades to its Hillsboro factory.

Oregon expands canola growing area

The Oregon Department of Agriculture expanded the areas where canola can be grown in the Willamette Valley, angering many growers.

Target to hire more workers at Jantzen Beach

Target announced it will hire 100 additional workers for its expanded Jantzen Beach location.

Portland small businesses teach classes

Increasingly, Portland-area small businesses are adding classes to their usual lineup of goods.

HM3 Energy gets Oregon BEST grant

The Oregon Build Environment and Sustainable Technologies Center awarded a $86,000 grant to HM3 Energy.

Tillamook gets new CEO

The Tillamook County Creamery Association Board of Directors named Patrick Criteser as new CEO.

Freddie Mac posts $1.2B gain

Freddie Mac posted a net income of $1.2 billion for the second quarter and isn't requesting any additional federal aid for the period.