Starbucks brings prototype store to Portland

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Monday, August 19, 2013

Starbucks chose Portland as the site for one of its new store designs made out of renovated shipping containers.

 

Oregon nurseries recovering

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Monday, August 19, 2013

Two Legislative measures are helping Oregon's nursery industry rebound.

 

Washington liquor theft rises after privatization

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Monday, August 19, 2013

A sudden big rise in Washington liguor thefts was a side effect of the state's privatization.

 

Brewing cluster grows in Eugene neighborhood

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Monday, August 19, 2013

A growing number of breweries and wineries are boosting Eugene's Whiteaker neighborhood.

 

Swift Collective acquires Saeger Media Group

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Monday, August 19, 2013

Portland-based digital-focused public relations agency Swift Collective acquired Saeger Media Group, to form a digital communications agency named Swift.

 

Wildfires still threatening Oregon homes

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Monday, August 19, 2013

Wildfires near The Dalles are still threatening dozens of homeowners.

 

Metro votes to move forward on Convention Center hotel

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Friday, August 16, 2013

The Metro Council voted unanimously to move forward on a publicly subsidized hotel at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland.

 
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