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E-cigs grow in popularity in Oregon

Use of electronic cigarettes is growing rapidly in Oregon.

Portland's underwater mortgages fall

More than half of the 144,000 Portland-area underwater mortgages are back in positive equity.

Construction leading Oregon's employment recovery

Construction is Oregon's fastest-growing major employer, adding 6,500 jobs in the past year.

Nike announces support for gay marriage in Oregon

Nike donated $280,000 to the campaign to overturn Oregon's ban on same-sex marriage.

Proposed Burnside Bridgehead office gets crowdfunded

A creative office development proposed at the Burnside Bridgehead by Guerrilla Development Co. has reached its crowdfunding goal.

Christmas tree slump subsides

Northwest Christmas tree growers are emerging from a seven-year slump.

Video game company opens Portland office

San Francisco-based online gaming company Kixeye opened an office in Portland.