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Oregon's economic recovery slows

Oregon employers hired less workers than usual in February, slowing the state's rocky economic recovery.

Beaverton startup Virticus sold for $8.15M

Ohio-based LSI Industries acquired Beaverton lighting software startup Virticus for $8.15 million.

Drug treatment reports biased, study shows

Medical journals tend to overstate the effectiveness of new drugs, Oregon researchers found.

Angel Oregon names early stage finalists

Angel Oregon has picked six concept stage finalists out of 25 semifinalists.

Green Portland laundromat embraces text messages

A Portland laundromat installed machines that text customers when their load is ready.

U.S. housing permits climb

Housing permit requests climbed in February as builders' confidence in the housing market grew.

HP to combine printer and PC divisions

Hewlett-Packard is combining its printer and PC divisions to save money.