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Oregon businesses have a say in employee pot use

Drug use policies will remain the employer's decision if Measure 91 is passed.

Alta Bicycle Share sold to New York investors

The Portland-based bike-sharing company was purchased by Bikeshare Holdings for about $40 million.

Lattice Semiconductor to move Hillsboro HQ

The chipmaker's new headquarters will be located in the U.S. Bancorp Tower in downtown Portland.

Bright.md raises $1M seed round

The Portland-based company developed a software that aims to enhance communication between physicians and patients.

Reports say SolarWorld will expand

The Hillsboro-based solar panel factory has plans to ramp up its U.S. manufacturing capacity.

Oregon natural gas rates to increase in 2015

Northwest Natural will increase overall rates by 3.4% on homes and businesses in the state; Avista will increase by 8.3%.

Portland businesses find paid sick day law problematic

The Bureau of Labor and Industries has received 72 complaints about the ordinance so far.