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Patagonia launches clothing recycling

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Thursday, October 04, 2012

Patagonia is launching a campaign to recycle used clothing at its Portland store.

 

Ryno closer to one-wheeled EV

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Thursday, October 04, 2012

Portland-based Ryno Motors is raising money for its one-wheeled EV "microcycle."

 

Unemployment rises slightly

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Thursday, October 04, 2012

The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits rose to 367,000, indicating only modest hiring.

 

Consumers slow down spending

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Thursday, October 04, 2012

Americans slowed down their spending after wrapping up back-to-school buying.

 

Chinese company sues Obama for blocking wind project

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Wednesday, October 03, 2012

A Chinese-owned company is suing President Obama for barring the company from building a windfarm near an Oregon Navy base.

 

Portland export plan could create 113,000 jobs

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Wednesday, October 03, 2012

The Greater Portland Export Initiative plans to create more than 113,000 jobs in the Portland area by doubling exports in five years.

 

New Seasons CEO leaving to start convenience store chain

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Wednesday, October 03, 2012

Lida Sedlar is leaving her job as chief executive at New Seasons Market to create a chain of healthy convenience stores in the Portland area.

 
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