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Tornado damages commercial buildings in McMinnville

The small twister is one of several spotted in Oregon Thursday afternoon.

Father-son team launch Burlingame Bikes

The Southwest Portland retail and repair shop targets European bikes and accessories.

Plans for Klamath Falls biomass plant collapse

Stakeholders were concerned about environmental effects and the possibility that the company would lose federal funding.

Dallas firm acquires Lloyd Center

The buyer, Cypress Equities Real Estate Investment Management, owns retail, residential and mixed-use properties in 20 states.

Hillsboro businesses may gain reprieve from weather protection requirements

Downtown Hillsboro merchants may soon have the choice to remove large, obstructive awnings from their storefronts.

PERS uncertainties lead to retirement rush

Public sector retirements are up 54 percent this year as Oregon legislature seeks pension reform.

Home health industry faces big cuts

Oregon's rural home health providers don’t make as much as they should from serving Medicare patients, and the state’s providers overall are slated for a big hit next year.