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North Plains may pull compost support

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Thursday, December 13, 2012

The North Plains City Council may pull its support for extending the food processing permit at the nearby large composting plant, Nature's Needs.

 

Keen headquarters gets green makeover

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Thursday, December 13, 2012

Keen renovated their 50,000-square-foot headquarters in Portland's Pearl District with a focus on repurposing and reuse.

 

Baby elephant to meet the public Friday

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Thursday, December 13, 2012

The Oregon Zoo's new elephant calf Lily will make her public debut Friday.

 

Telx plans Hillsboro data center

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Wednesday, December 12, 2012

New York data center company Telx plans to open a new server farm in Hillsboro.

 

Oregon wine industry reports record sales and production figures

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Wednesday, December 12, 2012

Oregon's wine industry outpaced the rest of the U.S. in sales growth in 2011.

 

Oregon Zoo plans to double elephant population

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Wednesday, December 12, 2012

The Oregon Zoo plans to more than double its elephant population in the next decade, and keep a second herd at a planned offsite reserve.

 

Farmigo to launch online Portland farmers market

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Wednesday, December 12, 2012

Palo Alto, Calif.-based Farmigo plans to launch an online farmers market service in Portland.

 
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