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Oregon awards farm-to-school grants

The Oregon Department of Education awarded 11 school districts $189,140 in farm-to-school and school-garden grants.

I-5 exits get more diverse businesses

Businesses within 1/4-mile of Interstate 5 account for a good portion of the state's workforce.

Adventist Health in Hillsboro joins provider network

Adventist Health center in Hillsboro is the newest partner in EHE International, a network of preventive health providers for businesses.

Small Oregon mill finds its niche

Elk Creek Forest Products in Independence found its industry niche with secondary manufacturing.

I-5 EV charger installation completed

Portland General Electric and ECOtality completed their installation of fast charging stations along Interstate 5 and I-205.

North Plains composter gets county permit

Washington County unanimously voted to extend the permit for Nature's Need's composting facility, despite angry residents.

Pepsi closing Salem site

PepsiCo plans to shut down its Salem warehouse and lay off 66 workers.