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Portland nonprofit lands $8.5M federal grant

Worksystems Inc. will use the money to launch a training program designed to prepare 1,000 Rose City residents for careers in IT and advanced manufacturing.

Portland is a haven for small businesses

A Biz2Credit study listed the Rose City area as having the second-highest average revenue in the nation for businesses with fewer than 250 employees or under $10 million average revenue.

Intel shares slide 5%

The chipmaker's stock dipped $1.62 to $30.50 after reporting a solid quarter and outlook Tuesday.

Oregon GMO ballot measure campaigns raise $12M combined

The opponents of labeling genetically modified foods reported contributions of $7.3 million thus far; proponents show $4.8 million in contributions.

Frontier Airlines to leave Eugene

The airline will end its seasonal service to Denver as it shifts to focus on larger markets.

Pot tax could equal up to $4M annually for Portland

City Council will decide whether the Rose City will join 17 other Oregon cities in preemptively taxing legal recreational marijuana.

'Bill the Butcher' shop no longer coming to Portland

The Seattle-based sustainable meat shop announced plans to open 10 locations across the city in January.