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NW Natural to help build natural gas stations

Oregon utility regulators approved the expansion of compressed natural gas fueling around the state.

Altrec Inc. files for bankruptcy

The e-commerce outdoor gear retailer owes more than $1 million in debts to five Portland-area footwear and apparel brands.

Roundhouse helps local start-ups

The Portland advertising agency helps launch small businesses for free.

Prominent Portland investor accused of rape

Nitin Khanna, founder of Saber Corp. and CEO of MergerTech, is named in the civil suit.

Oregon task force fixing renewable energy mandates

A panel is measuring the effectiveness of the renewable energy law in order to avoid a ballot fight.

City and Portland union group reach agreement

The City Council and the District Council of Trade Unions announced a tentative agreement on a four-year contract.

Hard liquor sales could expand

A proposal from Oregon lawmakers would triple the number of locations distilled spirits are sold.