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Eugene-based Excalibur Cutlery and Gifts closing all stores

Excalibur Cutlery & Gifts lost its lease at Washington Square after 30 years, leading the company to file or bankruptcy.

Nike came close to building outside of Oregon

Nike considered expanding outside of Oregon just days before Gov. Kitzhaber announced the company's in-state expansion, according to emails released by the state.

SolarWorld will survive, CEO says

SolarWorld CEO Frank Asbeck says SolarWorld will survive its fiscal crisis that dropped share prices by 31% in a day.

Ending Saturday mail delivery could affect vote-by-mail

Oregon voters wouldn't have as much time with their ballots if the Postal Service eliminates Saturday mail delivery.

Portland startup Byngo encourages sustainability through gaming

Portland software startup Byngo provides a platform for community competitions to encourage sustainability goals.

Crowdfunding presents problems

Crowdfunding is growing in popularity, but it raises the issue of who is accountable when a project is delayed.

Laika announces next film, 'The Boxtrolls'

Hillsboro animation studio Laika announced its third feature film will be "The Boxtrolls," an adaptation of Alan Snow's novel "Here Be Monsters."