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Kitzhaber releases energy plan draft

Gov. John Kitzhaber released the first draft of his 10-Year Energy Action Plan.

Esco buys its Canadian dealership

Portland-based Esco has acquired full ownership of its Canadian dealership for $10 million.

Intel Foundation donates $2.2M to schools and nonprofits

Intel's corporate foundation gave $2.2 million to 870 Oregon schools and nonprofits.

Portland tries to improve accessibility

Part of the expansive Portland Plan is to make the city more accessible for the elderly.

Jantzen Beach Target closing for four months

Target's Jantzen Beach location in Portland will close for four months as the company moves to a new building across the parking lot, which will feature fresh produce and meat.

Customer support boosted Portland to Washington flight

More than 6,000 customers asked the government to approve Alaska Airlines' new non-stop route between Portland and Washington.

Nike joins companies developing plant-based plastics

Nike is part of a new collaboration of major brands that hope to speed the development of plant-based plastics.