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Oregon economy continues to improve

Oregon economic activity strengthened in May, according the the University of Oregon's latest Index of Economic Indicators.

SoloPower defaults on $10M state loan

SoloPower defaulted on a $10 million state loan, state officials say.

Handful begins making bras in U.S.

Tigard-based sports bra company Handful begins production of its sports bras in the U.S.—Salem, specifically—on Monday.

TriMet plans e-fare system

TriMet is hoping to add a new fare system that allows riders to use debit-like cards.

Xzeres buys Skystream line

Wilsonville-based Xzeres bought Southwest Windpower's Skystream line for an undisclosed price.

Oregon ranchers seek help from fires

Oregon ranchers affected by wildfires can now apply for help through a new program.

Portland hotel plans $8M renovation

The Red Lion Portland Convention Center hotel's new owners plan an $8-10 million remodel that will close the hotel for several months next year.