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TriMet ridership declines 5 percent

TriMet ridership declined 5% in June through August, the third quarter of declines.

Eugene bike wheel maker brings manufacturing stateside

Rolf Prima Wheel Systems brought production of its bicycle wheel rims back to Eugene after outsourcing to Asia for more than a decade.

Entrepreneurs hope Portland is next Silicon Valley

A growing number of computer-oriented entrepreneurs are trying to brand Portland as the new Silicon Valley for startups.

Oregon's video game industry expands

A new state program offers tax incentives to Oregon video game businesses.

Fresh hop beer season begins

The few short weeks of fresh hop beer season is here in the Pacific Northwest.

GMO bill in Oregon's special session

Genetically modified food critics are trying to get a bill off the agenda in Oregon's special legislative session.

Google tax breaks OK'd

Wasco County commissioners and The Dalles city council voted in favor of tax exemptions for a new Google data center.