Oregon treasurer skeptical of CRC financing

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Friday, January 10, 2014

Ted Wheeler says Columbia River Crossing project lacks specifics regarding toll payments from Washington drivers.

 

State delays LNG proposal

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Friday, January 10, 2014

Oregon officials have postponed the decision to place a liquified natural gas terminal near the mouth of the Columbia River.

 

Columbia Sportswear to profit from cold weather

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Friday, January 10, 2014

Record-setting cold temperatures across the nation have the outdoor clothing manufacturer hoping for increased sales.

 

Warehouse too costly for Portland homeless camp

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Friday, January 10, 2014

Mayor Charlie Hales' plan to relocate Right 2 Dream Too to a Northwest warehouse has been scrapped due to cost.

 

Gramor Development secures loan to fund Kruse Village

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Friday, January 10, 2014

The Tualatin-based real estate development company received a $23.6 million construction loan to finance a retail village in Lake Oswego.

 

Intel committed to pursuing construction permit

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Thursday, January 09, 2014

Intel is applying for a retroactive construction permit for its D1X expansion in Hillsboro.

 

Construction brings more jobs to Portland

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Thursday, January 09, 2014

The city's recent construction boom helped create approximately 4,400 jobs in 2013.

 
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