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Columbia Sportswear to lay off 80

Columbia Sportswear is in the process of laying off about 80 employees worldwide.

Jobless claims fall nationwide

Jobless claims fell nationwide last week, but they climbed by 1,026 in Oregon.

Oregon wineries must work together, experts say

Oregon wineries must promote themselves as a unified brand while highlighting diversity, experts say.

Oregon rated "B+" on spending transparency

Oregon received a "B+" grade for government spending transparency, according to an annual report.

Craft Brew Alliance earnings up

Craft Brew Alliance reported fourth-quarter profits were up, despite the continuing slump of its Widmer Brothers signature Hefeweizen.

Oregon foreclosures rise

Foreclosure filings in Portland and Oregon jumped in February.

Virgin America's PDX debut expected to lower fares

Virgin America's announcement of new service between Portland and both Los Angeles and San Francisco is expected to lower fares to California.