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UO drops licensing change

The University of Oregon dropped a change to its trademark policy that would have affected small apparel makers.

Portland-area McMansions return

Now that the housing market is recovering, builders are adding developments of large custom "McMansions" again.

Marijuana policy won't affect Oregon

New U.S. Justice Department guidance on marijuana won't mean any changes in Oregon.

SeQuential hits 20M gallons of fuel

Salem-based SeQuential Pacific Biodiesel produced 20 million gallons of fuel in the past eight years of business.

Precision Castparts responds to pollution report

Portland-based Precision Castparts called a report that named them the nation's top air polluter "deeply flawed."

Hotel Modera sold

Downtown Portland's upscale Hotel Modera was sold for $47.5 million, including $23.7 million in debt.

Grass Valley moves HQ from San Francisco to Hillsboro

Video technology company Grass Valley is moving its headquarters to Hillsboro from San Francisco.