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Minor league baseball plans unclear

It is unclear whether Milwaukie and Hillsboro could both host minor league baseball teams, as they are proposing.

Geothermal energy plant planned at Klamath wildlife refuge

A geothermal power plant planned in the Klamath Basin National Wildlife Refuge will be the first to use the new technology.

Daimler Trucks announces more Portland jobs

Daimler Trucks North America plans to hire more than 30 professionals and managers at its Portland headquarters.

Food banks face protein shortage

FOOD for Lane County lost shipments of canned meat years ago, and peanut butter's recent price increase means the food bank is experiencing a protein shortage.

Ballot mailing company closes

Salem-based Mid-Valley Presort & Mailing, used by Marion and Polk counties to handle voter ballots, announced this week that it was closing immediately.

Portland IKEA powers up solar panels

IKEA powered up a rooftop solar power system on top of its Portland store, made up of 2,072 panels.

Walmart's Tigard plans move forward

Walmart's plans to build a superstore on 18.16 acres in Tigard are moving forward.