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Governor appoints timber panel

Gov. John Kitzhaber appointed a 14-member panel that will seek a compromise on logging.

Some Medicare prescription plans to raise rates

Some of the most popular Medicare prescription drug plans face double-digit premium hikes next year.

Wholesale prices rise

Sharp gains in gasoline costs drove wholesale prices higher in September.

Stamp price going up

The U.S. Postal Service is raising postage rates on Jan. 27. First-class mail will cost 46 cents.

Portland-area groups get $1.8M for manufacturing jobs

Portland-area economic development groups will get a federal manufacturing jobs grant worth nearly $1.8 million.

T5 Data Centers plans Hillsboro server farm

Atlanta-based T5 Data Centers has acquired 15 acres in Hillsboro to build a new 200,000-square foot server farm.

U.S. affirms Chinese solar panel tariffs

The Obama administration upheld steep tariffs on Chinese solar panels, finding that improper trade practices are undermining the American solar industry.