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Portland ready to pull plug on Siltronic district

Mayor Charlie Hales is ready to kill the $200 million urban renewal plan of the Willamette industrial district.

Google Fiber says no to Vancouver

The Washington city will not be considered for the hyper-speed fiber network.

SoloPower Systems misses monthly loan payments

The North Portland solar power plant owes $238,000 for missing monthly payments.

Sewer building prompts investigation

The Columbia Boulevard Wastewater Treatment Plant Support Facility cost taxpayers $8 million more than budgeted.

Portland airport prepares for renovations

One big change will be the iconic blue-green carpet.

Adidas Q1 sales flat, profit dives

The German company had $4.9 billion in first-quarter sales; net income dropped 34% to $284 million.

ClearEdge Power seeks bankruptcy protection

The Hillsboro fuel-cell manufacturer will have to restructure millions of dollars in debt to survive.