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Portland visitor attractions going compostable

The Oregon Convention Center, Portland Expo Center and Portland Center for Performing Arts are all switching to compostable cups for onsite concessions.

Oregon economy rises for fourth month

Oregon's economic outlook improved in January for the fourth month in a row.

Portland college-educated workers depress area's earning power

Portland's young college-educated men tend to choose majors, careers and work hours that lead to low pay.

ClearEdge gets $36M in financing

Hillsboro's ClearEdge Power landed a $36 million funding round to help expand sales activities.

Port of Morrow economy strengthening

A Lamb Weston plant expansion, Tillamook County Creamery plant construction and Calbee Foods plant expansion are all contributing to a strengthening economy at the Port of Morrow in Eastern Oregon.

Oregon car insurance cheaper than most of U.S.

The average cost of car insurance in Oregon is $1,387, 8% lower than the national average of $1,510.

Portland startup enables Facebook purchases

Portland startup Chirpify expanded its online commerce technology to Facebook. It offers a similar service on Twitter and Instagram.