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Oregon solar incentives dry up

Large solar arrays are vanishing in Oregon along with the lower incentives now offered for them.

Portland's tech scene a competitive hiring market

Portland startups and software businesses are having a hard time finding employees in the increasingly competitive hiring market.

Biotech crops benefit consumers, economist says

Consumers benefit more than biotech companies from the technology of transgenic crops, according to an agribusiness professor at a lecture sponsored by Oregon State University.

Canola rule under fire

Oregon's new rule allowing canola production in the Willamette Valley will be under fire in the legislature this session.

Beaverton hosts first of 100 White House symposiums

Federal officials visited Beaverton in the first of 100 visits to cities as part of a White House program to support urban revitalization.

Willamette Valley becoming a solar power hotbed

Despite seeing 144 to 166 days of rain a year, the Willamette Valley is positioning itself as a solar power hotbed.

Hillsboro starts planning industrial area

Hillsboro is fast-tracking plans to make 330 acres of farm land ready to become an industrial area.