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Plastic bag ban expansion considered

The Portland City Council will consider expanding the city's plastic bag ban on its one-year anniversary.

3 former governors oppose Grange casino

Three former Oregon governors are speaking out against the proposed Grange casino, along with Measures 82 and 83.

New Springfield Symantec center under construction

Symantec is building a new security operations center in Springfield to meet a growing demand for sensitive data storage.

Precision Castparts acquires Texas Honing

Portland-based Precision Castparts has agreed to acquire Texas Honing, the latest in a string of recent acquisitions.

Oregon wineries see best ever harvest

A record dry spell is making for a banner year for Oregon wineries.

Portland architects design portable classrooms

Portland architects Margarette Leite and Sergio Palleroni designed a new kind of green, affordable portable classroom.

Harvest festivals benefit local economies

Harvest festivals attract thousands of visitors, boosting local economies.