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Fred Meyer will no longer carry "pink slime" beef

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Friday, March 23, 2012

Portland-based Fred Meyer joins the list of grocers that will no longer carry beef containing "pink slime."

 

Ecova releases energy data

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Friday, March 23, 2012

Spokane-based Ecova released massive amounts of data on changing energy habits.

 

Wilsonville entrepreneur tracks receipts

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Friday, March 23, 2012

Wilsonville entrepreneur Erica Oesterreich co-founded a website that stores your scanned receipt and sends a reminder before it expires so you don't miss an opportunity to return bought items.  

 

Housing counselors swamped as Oregon foreclosure program takes effect

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Friday, March 23, 2012

The 31 housing counselors in Oregon are already maxed out, and a new Oregon law could further exacerbate their workload.

 

Nike profits up

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Friday, March 23, 2012
Nike's third-quarter profits rose, boosted by demand for its goods ahead of the Olympics.
 

Americans hold 3.1M green jobs

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Friday, March 23, 2012
At least 3.1 million Americans hold green jobs, making up 2.4% of the nation's total employment.
 

Erickson Air-Crane revives IPO plans

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Thursday, March 22, 2012

Portland helicopter manufacturer Erickson Air-Crane renewed plans for a public stock offering. 

 
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