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Official who oversaw Cover Oregon development resigns

Carolyn Lawson stepped down as chief information officer of the Oregon Health Authority.

Venture capitalist starts Bend fund

Veteran Silicon Valley venture capitalist Dino Vendetti formed a $15 million Bend-based venture capital fund.

Cover Oregon extends payment deadline

Cover Oregon and health insurance carriers agreed to extend the deadline for the first premium payment until Jan. 15.

Portland will have $5.9M to spend

Portland will have $5.9 million in ongoing revenue to spend during the next five fiscal years.

Creditors want Evergreen to declare Chapter 7 bankruptcy

Creditors moved to force Evergreen International Airlines into involuntary bankruptcy.

Nike profits jump

Nike's second-quarter net income jumped 40%, exceeding analysts' expectations.

Firm fined for bee die-offs

The Oregon Department of Agriculture issued six civil penalties for improper pesticide applications that caused massive bumblebee die-offs last summer.