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January 2007
Monday, January 01, 2007

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The proposed $2.3 billion deal for Russian Evraz Group S.A. to acquire Oregon Steel Mills made for riveting headlines.

 

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Portland's Nau fashions a green ideal
January 2007
Monday, January 01, 2007

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In late 2004, the handful of people starting outdoor clothing company Nau faced a tossup. Founder Eric Reynolds, who started the legendary Marmot outdoor brand, wanted the company located in Boulder, Colo., where he lived. CEO Chris Van Dyke, a former Nike exec, wanted it in his hometown of Portland.

 

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WILSONVILLE
January 2007
Monday, January 01, 2007

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Traeger Pellet Grills, the largest grill manufacturer west of the Mississippi, is opening a new facility in Wilsonville and officials expect production to begin as early as this month.

 

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First Person: Commentary by Laura Fitzpatrick, lingerie entrepreneur
December 2006
Friday, December 01, 2006

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More than 2 1/2 years ago I was burrowed behind stacks of books as the finance director of the Multnomah County Library Foundation, when I first considered opening an intimate-apparel shop in Portland.

 

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Gold-n-Soft margarine celebrates 40 years
December 2006
Friday, December 01, 2006

GoldnSoftMargarine.jpgForty years ago, Portland native Robert M. Gregg got fed up with hard sticks of butter and came up with an easier way to add flavor to his toast.

 

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