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Columbia Biogas signs on PacifiCorp

Columbia Biogas and PacifiCorp signed a 20-year power purchase agreement for a planned waste-to-power plant in NE Portland.

Portland's Governor Hotel sold

Portland-based Provenance Hotels and Dallas-based Woodbine Development jointly purchased downtown Portland's 100-room Governor Hotel.

Brammo unveils new electric motorcycle

Brammo unveiled new electric motorcycle models, the Empulse and Empulse R. 

Sustainable Valley incubator could be trendsetter

The Sustainable Valley business incubator came to downtown Medford last spring, and now supporting agencies are also moving in.

Doomsday preppers boost local businesses

The Army Navy Store in Central Point and the Northwest Outdoor Store in Medford have seen a recent uptick in sales thanks to more people preparing for disasters and emergencies.

Bank loans easier to secure

Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke says many businesses and consumers are finding it easier to secure bank loans.

OSU gets $1.1M for nuclear research

Oregon State University is getting $1.1 million for nuclear research and development infrastructure, part of a nationwide $47 million program.