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Cascade Locks mayor supports Nestlé plant

Cascade Locks Mayor Lance Masters announced his support for a proposed $50 million Nestlé bottling plant in the town.

Columbia Sportswear partners with China-based company

Columbia Sportswear is forming a joint venture with Swire Resources to expand sales in China.

Washington County restaurant joins farm-to-fork trend

Rock Creek Corner says it is the first restaurant in Washington County to grow its own produce.

Oregon firms struggle to fill jobs

Despite high unemployment, Oregon businesses are struggling to fill jobs that require specialized skills and advanced education.

SolarWorld plans $27M upgrade to Hillsboro factory

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

Oregon expands canola growing area

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

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