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Keen CEO talks up domestic manufacturing at White House

Keen Footwear CEO James Curleigh was part of a group of business leaders who met with President Obama to discuss keeping jobs in America.

Companies lay off holiday workers

Unemployment benefit applications spiked last week when companies let go of thousands of holiday workers.

Oregon economy slipping again

Although the United States economy has seen a recent uptick, Oregon's economy is still slipping.

Portland Seed Fund expected to reach $3M

The Portland Seed Fund is about to close on a financing round worth nearly $1 million, bringing the total investment to nearly $3 million.

Group believes soda tax could create jobs in Multnomah County

A group called "Yes for a Stronger Multnomah County" hopes to put a soda tax initiative on the November ballot.

Vestas grows, adds jobs

Vestas' Portland-based sales and service division has added 200 jobs since last spring, with another 150 job openings across North America.

Oregon Seafoods launches sustainable packs

Oregon Seafoods recently launched its wild-caught tuna packed in earth-friendly pouches.