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Portland Commissioner wants to limit convention center hotel financing

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Friday, August 02, 2013

Portland Commissioner Steve Novick wants to limit how much local lodging tax could help finance a new convention center hotel.

 

No deal on PERS without business tax relief, says GOP

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Friday, August 02, 2013

Oregon's Senate Republicans are only willing to deal on PERS and taxes if business tax relief is included.

 

Wizer grocery store closing after 83 years

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Friday, August 02, 2013

The family-owned Wizer grocery store in Lake Oswego is closing after 83 years.

 

Comcast rolls out X1 box in Portland area

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Friday, August 02, 2013

Comcast is debuting a new DVR and set-top box called tie X1 in the Portland area.

 

Gov. Kitzhaber aims to reform Oregon's workforce system

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Thursday, August 01, 2013

Gov. John Kitzhaber has issued an executive order to reboot the state's workforce system.

 

African-Americans, Latinos more optimistic about economic future

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Thursday, August 01, 2013

African-Americans and Latinos are more likely than whites to believe they can improve their own standard of living, a new analysis shows.

 

Paint recycling program expands

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Thursday, August 01, 2013

The Oregon Legislature passed a bill that removed a sunset on the state's pioneering paint recycling program.

 
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