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Alta gets Portland bike share go-ahead

The Portland City Council approved a contract with Alta Bicycle Share to establish a bike share program with 750 bikes in the city.

North Plains may pull compost support

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

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

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

Telx plans Hillsboro data center

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

Oregon wine industry reports record sales and production figures

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

Oregon Zoo plans to double elephant population

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.