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More jobs in Northwest Oregon, Willamette Valley

The region had approximately 7,800 job vacancies to fill during 2013, but most paid less than $15 per hour.

Portland software startup to double staff

Opal Labs received $2.1 million in seed funding.

Oregon passes bill against 'patent trolling'

It is the second state in the country to do so.

Free community college bill passes Oregon House

The bill calls for the state to study the possibility of offering free classes to Oregon high school graduates.

Portland jobs pay more, require more

Vacant jobs in Rose City require more education and experience than openings elsewhere in Oregon.

Portland outdoor apparel brand uses crowd-funding for pre-orders

Wild Outdoor Apparel is using Crowd Supply to meet a $15,000 funding goal.

Governor Kitzhaber calls salmon suit counterproductive

The Center for Biological Diversity intends to sue the Department of Forestry, alleging harm to coastal coho salmon listed under the federal Endangered Species Act.