Must Reads

Oregon City businesses thriving

Despite the Arch Bridge closure and remake of Main Street, more businesses are moving into Oregon City.

Some Washingtonians coming to buy liquor in Oregon

Oregon liquor stores near the Washington border report an uptick in Washington customers since the state privatized liquor sales.

FEI to issue quarterly dividend

Hillsboro-based electron microscope company FEI will begin paying an 8-cent quarterly dividend.

Hillsboro signs deal with Yakima Bears

The Hillsboro City Council approved a business agreement to bring the Yakima Bears baseball team to town.

EcoTeas wins packaging award

Ashland-based EcoTeas converted to waste-free packaging for its products, earning the 2012 Responsible Packaging Awards from the Responsible Packaging Project.

Cooper Bussman plans Tualatin layoffs

Cooper Bussman Transportation plans to lay off 74 workers from its Tualatin plant.

Unemployment claims drop

U.S. unemployment claims dropped last week for the first time in five weeks.