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Bend projects enter costly phase

The city has spent about half of its voter-approved $29 million in bond money.

Convention Center hotel bill passes legislature

Bill's passage would validate Metro's plan without a popular vote.

Drone startup lands $4M in venture round

Skyward aims to be a 'digital airspace manager.'

For-profit college purged from Portland

Students left in lurch as parent company shuts down campuses after hefty fine. 

Mizuno is latest athletic company to expand in Portland

Japan-based company hires former Columbia Sportswear, Nike exec to grow Running Center of Excellence.

SamplingLab targets millennials with giveaways

North Portland marketing company has signed up 6,000 members to test products.

Bill to privatize Elliott Forest moves on

TIMBER NEWS: Bill to end logging in the Elliott State Forest dies; federal aid for timber-dependent counties reinstated; pests could ravage natural resources after warm winter; Oregonians rebuffed after challenging industry.