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Proposed gillnetting ban pits fishermen against conservationists

Conservation groups are banding together with wealthy sport fishermen on a proposed ban on gillnetting.

Oregon adds 6,900 jobs in May

Oregon employers created one of every ten jobs in the U.S. in May.

Vestas CEO says U.S. wind market to fall 80 percent

Vestas CEO Ditlev Engel says the U.S. wind turbine market is likely to fall by 80% next year because of an expiring tax credit.

Labor shortage gets worse

Oregon cherry growers are experiencing labor shortages, along with farmers across the country.

Drive Oregon hands out EV grants

In the first round of a matching grant program, Drive Oregon handed out nearly $150,000 to programs that boost Oregon's electric vehicle cluster.

Portland entrepreneur invents sleeping device

Mark Tipperreiter left Intel to start Blanketbooster, a company that makes a collapsible rod to improve sleep.

Hillsboro Airport may have high lead levels

An airport watchdog group says the possibility of high lead levels around the Hillsboro Airport warrants installing monitoring equipment.