Must Reads

Oregon's economic growth will outpace most states

Oregon's economic growth through March is expected to outpace most states, according to a new Federal Reserve forecast.

OpConnect launches smartphone payments for EV charging stations

Portland-based electric vehicle charging station company OpConnect is launching smartphone payment technology.

Fashion Tech closing Portland plant

Fashion Tech plans to shutter its window-blind plant, cutting 98 jobs.

Whole Foods stores get battery-exchange pilot

Five Northwest Whole Foods Market stores signed on for the pilot phase of Portland-based Bettery's battery exchange kiosks.

Oregon dairy finds potential in Asia

An Oregon dairy industry executive found market opportunities in Asia in a recent trade mission led by Gov. John Kitzhaber.

Radisys reports earnings dive

Radisys reported a 35% plunge in quarterly sales, like the Hillsboro company recently predicted when it replaced its CEO.

Deschutes Brewery founder receives award

Deschutes Brewery founder Gary Fish was awarded a civic leadership award at the 2012 Governors' Gold Awards.