Bettery partners with Safeway

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Tuesday, November 12, 2013

Portland-based Bettery opened rechargeable battery kiosks in five Safeway stores in the Seattle area and Portland.

 

SolarWorld revenue drops 26 percent

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Tuesday, November 12, 2013

SolarWorld revenue fell 26% in the first nine months of the year compared to the same period of 2012, but the company's Hillsboro factory remains a bright spot.

 

Oregon tech sector adding jobs

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Tuesday, November 12, 2013

A survey of technology leaders shows that many of Oregon's tech companies plan to increase hiring over the next year, but still struggle to find talent.

 

Columbia Sportswear introduces TurboDown

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Tuesday, November 12, 2013

Columbia Sportswear revealed a line of jackets with TurboDown, a material the company calls a more affordable alternative to down insulation.

 

Many employers don't know about new Oregon veterans law

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Monday, November 11, 2013

A majority of Oregon's 300,000 veterans work for private employers, and some are unaware of a new law. The law, passed in April, suggests private employers give vets Veterans Day off with or without pay.

 

Oregon project works to add minority teachers

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Monday, November 11, 2013

TeachOregon is helping Oregon school districts hire minority teachers to reflect changing student demographics.

 

Central Oregon golf courses have odd year

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Monday, November 11, 2013

Central Oregon's golf industry has struggled since 2007, but experienced a modestly successful 2013 season.

 
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