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Corvallis man still working at 100

Chuck Wilson continues to work six days a week at his family's Corvallis Ford dealership despite being 100 years old.

Newport getting marine energy center

The Northwest National Marine Renewable Energy Center plans to build its first utility-scale wave energy test site in the U.S. in Newport.

Vigor buys country's largest floating drydock

Portland-based ship repair firm Vigor Industrial has agreed to buy the largest floating drydock in the country for $40 million.

Oregon state parks could get tobacco ban

State parks could become the next place in Oregon where tobacco use is prohibited.

Rose Garden could get naming-rights sponsor

The Portland Trail Blazers are again trying to find a naming-rights sponsor for the Rose Garden arena.

PGE proposes shortening transmission project

Portland General Electric wants to cut 101 miles off the proposed Cascade Crossing transmission line project.

Nike signs McIlroy

Nike announced a multiyear sponsorship deal with Rory McIlroy, joining Tiger Woods.