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Bettery partners with Safeway

Portland-based Bettery opened rechargeable battery kiosks in five Safeway stores in the Seattle area and Portland.

SolarWorld revenue drops 26 percent

SolarWorld revenue fell 26% in the first nine months of the year compared to the same period of 2012, but the company's Hillsboro factory remains a bright spot.

Oregon tech sector adding jobs

A survey of technology leaders shows that many of Oregon's tech companies plan to increase hiring over the next year, but still struggle to find talent.

Columbia Sportswear introduces TurboDown

Columbia Sportswear revealed a line of jackets with TurboDown, a material the company calls a more affordable alternative to down insulation.

Many employers don't know about new Oregon veterans law

A majority of Oregon's 300,000 veterans work for private employers, and some are unaware of a new law. The law, passed in April, suggests private employers give vets Veterans Day off with or without pay.

Oregon project works to add minority teachers

TeachOregon is helping Oregon school districts hire minority teachers to reflect changing student demographics.

Central Oregon golf courses have odd year

Central Oregon's golf industry has struggled since 2007, but experienced a modestly successful 2013 season.