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Portland investment bank purchased by KeyCorp

Pacific Crest Securities will join KeyBanc Capital Markets, the corporate and investment banking arm of Cleveland-based KeyCorp.

Oregon wildfires prompt state of emergency

Gov. John Kitzhaber has declared a state of emergency; the Oregon National Guard will respond to wildfires burning across the state.

Capitol Auto recognized in 'top 100 dealers to work for'

Salem's Capitol Auto Group was named one of the top 10 dealerships for employees in the United States and Canada by Automotive News magazine.

Intel shares at a 10-year high

The chipmaker's Q2 results show that sales jumped 8% from last year, Intel's fastest growth since 2011.

Oregon timber harvest up 12%

The state's timber harvest topped 4 billion board feet last year.

Open primary measure qualifies for November ballot

The initiative would create a nonpartisan primary election process; all candidates from all parties would appear on a single ballot.

Now is the time to buy a Portland business

According to, the median asking price for Portland-area businesses has dropped by 14% in the past year.