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SolarWorld plans $27M upgrade to Hillsboro factory

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Tuesday, August 07, 2012

SolarWorld plans to spend $27 million on technical upgrades to its Hillsboro factory.

 

Oregon expands canola growing area

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Tuesday, August 07, 2012

The Oregon Department of Agriculture expanded the areas where canola can be grown in the Willamette Valley, angering many growers.

 

Target to hire more workers at Jantzen Beach

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Tuesday, August 07, 2012

Target announced it will hire 100 additional workers for its expanded Jantzen Beach location.

 

Portland small businesses teach classes

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Tuesday, August 07, 2012

Increasingly, Portland-area small businesses are adding classes to their usual lineup of goods.

 

HM3 Energy gets Oregon BEST grant

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Tuesday, August 07, 2012

The Oregon Build Environment and Sustainable Technologies Center awarded a $86,000 grant to HM3 Energy.

 

Tillamook gets new CEO

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Tuesday, August 07, 2012

The Tillamook County Creamery Association Board of Directors named Patrick Criteser as new CEO.

 

Freddie Mac posts $1.2B gain

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Tuesday, August 07, 2012

Freddie Mac posted a net income of $1.2 billion for the second quarter and isn't requesting any additional federal aid for the period.

 
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