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VIDEO: The 2015 100 Best Companies to Work For in Oregon

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2015 100 Best companies announced

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The 100 Best list recognizes large, medium and small companies for excellence in work environment, management and communications, decision-making and trust, career development and learning, and benefits and compensation.

10 Twitter highlights from #OR100Best

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Oregon Business held its  22nd annual 100 Best Companies to Work For in Oregon celebration Thursday night in the Oregon Convention Center.

10 quotes explaining crisis at Port of Portland

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The ongoing labor disputes at the Port of Portland came to a head two weeks ago when Hanjin, the container port's largest client, notified its customers it would be ending its direct route to Oregon.

Uncertainty about convention center hotel could cost Portland an NBA All-Star Game

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NBA commissioner: "I would love to end up having an All-Star Game in Portland. It's really just a function of ensuring that we can fit in town."

4 winners and losers in the Kitzhaber scandal

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Examining the governor's rapid fall from grace in a "bizarre" and "unprecedented" saga.

Where do Portland demographics rank among the largest 50 cities in the US?

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The Portland in Perspective study, done by the City Budget Office, was released Tuesday.

Downtown flower shop readies for the Valentine's Day rush

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VIDEO: Gifford's Flowers brings family approach to PSU-area shop.

6 chiefs of staff dish on their bosses

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We ask chiefs of staff for the scoop on Oregon legislators.

5 schools helping students crack code

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As the costs of college mount, and as employer demand for software developers soars, coding schools and classes are popping up everywhere.

4 married couples who work together

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They say maintaining a healthy marriage takes work. So does running a business with your spouse.

5 companies react to lower fuel prices

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Consumers love the savings they get from low oil prices, but how has business been affected?

Transportation Fairness Alliance holds demonstration in Pioneer Square

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Portland's cab companies urged city hall for consideration as officials weigh new rules for Uber and other ridesharing companies.

7 industry trends of 2015

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Industry groups identify top trends for 2015.

Playoffs pay off for the Ducks

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The University of Oregon football team looked unstoppable on the field Jan. 1 — and the university is reaping the benefits of the new postseason format.

Old school: Paulsen's Pharmacy maintains old fashion ethos

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VIDEO: Under the radar — complete with a soda counter, the traditional Paulsen's Pharmacy looks to compete with big box retailers.

Top stories in 2014

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2014 was a year of wild contradictions, fast-paced growth and unexpected revelations.

The short list: Holiday habits of six Oregon CEOs

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We ask business and nonprofit leaders how they survive the season.

Dan and Louis Oyster Bar opens up to a changing neighborhood

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VIDEO: Revamping a Classic — an iconic eatery stays relevant in a changing marketplace.

The short list: 4 companies engaged in a battle of the paddles

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Nothing says startup culture like a ping pong table in the office, lounge or lobby.

The short list: 5 companies making a mint off kale

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Farmers, grocery stores and food processors cash in on kale.