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Friday, September 13, 2013

Back-to-school shopping didn't help retail sales in August, as spending rose just 0.3%, the smallest gain in four months.

 

Umpqua Bank acquires Sterling Bank for $2B

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Thursday, September 12, 2013

Portland-based Umpqua Holdings is buying Spokane-based Sterling Financial in a $2 billion deal.

 

Portland getting new $20M social impact fund

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Thursday, September 12, 2013

A $20 million social impact fund known as Northwest Social Venture Fund is set to launch in Portland this fall.

 

Portlanders embracing suburbs

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Thursday, September 12, 2013

As home sales are improving, the highest prices are still being paid for homes in the suburbs of Portland, including Washington County, Lake Oswego and West Linn.

 

Oregon researchers work on HIV vaccine

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Thursday, September 12, 2013

Oregon Health and Science University researchers used a vaccine to cure 50% of monkeys infected with a cousin of the HIV virus.

 

Oregon students' test scores fall

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Thursday, September 12, 2013

Fewer Oregon schools met state benchmarks on standardized tests last year, with students struggling on math, writing and science at every grade level.

 

New Portland crematorium angers neighbors

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Thursday, September 12, 2013

Residents of Portland's Montavilla neighborhood are unhappy about a new crematorium in their area.

 
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