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Lake Oswego debates downtown redevelopment plan

Residents testified about the plan to build an upscale housing and retail center.

Lawsuit filed against Dorena Hydro LLC

Mowat Construction Company claims the developer of a hydroelectric project near Cottage Grove owes the contractor more than $2.8 million.

Vendscreen Inc. raised $17.8M

The Portland-based vending machine technology firm lands $17.8 million.

Oregonian changing to a compact format

The newspaper is cutting its size from a broadsheet to an “easier-to-hold” format.

Portland Public Water District files petitions

Supporters want independent control of the Water Bureau and Bureau of Environmental Services.

Tyree Oil expanding in Portland

The Eugene-based oil company acquired two businesses, StarOilco and Tarr.

Hillsboro seeks ban on dispensaries

The community wants to put a temporary ban on medical marijuana dispensaries within city limits.