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Willamette Valley becoming a solar power hotbed

Despite seeing 144 to 166 days of rain a year, the Willamette Valley is positioning itself as a solar power hotbed.

Hillsboro starts planning industrial area

Hillsboro is fast-tracking plans to make 330 acres of farm land ready to become an industrial area.

Intel hires firm to find CEO candidates

Intel hired Spencer Stuart & Associates to help find its new CEO, indicating that the company is seriously considering external candidates.

TriMet warns of 70% service cuts if union doesn't change health benefits

TriMet may have to cut 63 bus lines and 70% of service by 2025 if the union doesn't budge on health and retirement benefits, the agency's general manager says.

Helicopter company leaving Corvallis

Helicopter Transport Services is moving its heavy lift division to the Aurora State Airport after a dozen years at the Corvallis Municipal Airport.

EnerG2 celebrates one year

Albany's EnerG2 facility is celebrating one year of being the only manufacturing plant in the world dedicated to commercial-scale production of engineered carbon material.

Railroad tries to keep Linn County log yard open

A railroad company is asking a federal judge to keep the Linn County government from shutting a business that recently began loading logs on trains.