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Gov. Brown addresses ethics issues that cost Kitzhaber his job

New governor sends ethics and transparency reforms to legislature; commits to predecessor's early-education plan.

Port of Portland director: Terminal 6 will shut down if current operator leaves

Officials believe they cannot replace ICTSI Oregon.

Portland Incubator Experiment plans to leave Wieden+Kennedy building

The ad agency has hosted startup accelerator for more than five years.

Former Gov. Kitzhaber linked to other conflicts of interest

An adviser to the governor netted $400,000 from the state as a side job; emails show Kitzhaber suggested a friendly special prosecutor and sought to prevent Hayes' emails from being released.

Jobless rates low across state

January was a strong month for hiring in Portland and Jackson and Lane counties.

Portland officials: City budget outlook improving

The City Council could have up to $31 million to spend in the next fiscal year.

Laika, Columbia announce respective plans to expand in suburbs

Animation studio to expand production facility by 70 percent; sportswear company to lease space in Beaverton.