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Revised estimate shows fewer job losses in Oregon

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Thursday, November 15, 2012

Oregon’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in October dropped slightly to 8.6 percent from 8.7 percent. But a new read on what happened in September was perhaps the most significant item in the latest economic report on the state.

 

Port's container terminal founders as longshore turmoil spreads

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Thursday, November 15, 2012

Operations at Portland's international container terminal, a workhorse of Oregon's economy, appear increasingly tenuous as a third labor conflict surfaces and big customers waver.

 

Columbia River bridge design is too low

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Thursday, November 15, 2012

The proposed Columbia River Crossing has turned into a high-stakes limbo dance: How low can the bridge go?

 

SolarWorld to lay off up to 37 workers in Hillsboro

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Thursday, November 15, 2012

SolarWorld will lay off as many as 37 workers from its Hillsboro plant, company officials confirmed.

 

Portland plans to remake its taxi industry

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Thursday, November 15, 2012

Portland has never been a taxi city. Streetcars, bikes and light rail have captured our interest much more than the idea of being able to run curbside, hold out a hand and flag down a crosstown ride on the spot. Mayor Sam Adams would like to see that change.

 

Portland pop-ups begin holiday season

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Thursday, November 15, 2012

Portlanders who already embrace the “shop local” and “eat local” ethos, can now “dress local” too.

 

Southern Oregon angel competition opens

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Thursday, November 15, 2012

The third round of the Southern Oregon Angel Investment Network competition is under way with an estimated $200,000 in seed capital for entrepreneurs and startup companies up for grabs.

 
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