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Chirpify has plans for hashtags

Portland startup Chirpify wants to use hashtags to connect advertisers with consumers.

Webtrends replaces CEO

Portland online analytics company Webtrends replaced its CEO with David Mitchell, an operating partner at Webtrends' owner.

Oregon minimum wage raises to $9.10

Oregon's minimum wage will raise 15 cents per hour to $9.10 beginning Jan. 1.

Oregon unemployment at 8.1 percent

Oregon added 4,500 jobs in August, and the state unemployment rate hit 8.1%, up slightly from 8% in July.

Portland, Multnomah expected to OK hotel financing

The Portland City Council and the Multnomah County Commission appear ready to approve a financing plan for a publicly backed Convention Center hotel.

Wind farm tax credits questioned

Lawmakers are divided on whether Oregon's Department of Energy erred in giving $30 million in tax credits to three Eastern Oregon wind farms.

Project Azalea on hold

The electronics factory being chased by New York and Oregon state officials known as "Project Azalea" is on hold.