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Oregon job growth slows

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Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Oregon lost 7,900 jobs in September, after six straight months of job gains.

 

Hillsboro's new baseball team named the Hops

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Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Hillsboro's new minor league baseball team has its name: the Hillsboro Hops.

 

Oregon ranks 5th for green jobs

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Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Oregon ranks fifth for states with the highest green jobs per capita.

 

Company plans high-altitude balloon facility in Tillamook

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Tuesday, October 16, 2012

California-based Near Space Corporation is building a $6.9 million high-altitude ballooning facility in Tillamook.

 

Geoloqi acquired by Esri

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Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Portland startup Geoloqi was sold to Esri, a privately held mapping software company in Southern California.

 

Oregon voters shun major parties

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Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Democratic and Republican registration in Oregon has fallen since 2008, while Independent and unaffiliated voters have increased.

 

Legality of Tesla stores questioned

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Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Dealer associations in Oregon and other states say Tesla Motors retail stores violate state franchise laws prohibiting factory ownership of dealerships.

 
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