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Portland startup partners with Vevo

Vadio Inc., a startup that aims to turn Internet listeners into viewers, will partner with the music-video website to help Web radio services host music videos.

Albertina Kerr invests $6.5M to upgrade Gresham facility

The mental health nonprofit will undertake a $6.5 million reconstruction of its Gresham campus.

Tech industry boosts Portland rent, job growth

Tech jobs account for 12.6% of all new office jobs in a two-year period; high-tech companies account for 20% of major leasing activity in the United States in 2014.

Intel tax breaks make a 30-year guarantee

The chipmaker would exempt up to $100 billion in equipment from the property taxes that other businesses pay.

UO seeks new sports product-focus grad programs

The University of Oregon wants to create two new sport product-related master's degrees —  in product design and the management of product design teams.

Beaverton company finds home in ultralight backpacking market

Since 2002, Six Moon Designs has expanded to sell its products across the globe.

Justice Department files charges against local penny stock traders

A federal grand jury indicted Salem resident Alexander Hawatmeh on charges of conspiracy to commit securities fraud and money laundering and Mikhail Galas of Vancouver with conspiracy to commit securities fraud.