All major container shipping companies have left the Port of Portland. That means imports and exports must now go through other ports. State agencies are hosting workshops to brainstorm new ways to keep trade alive in Oregon.
Business | News | local | Think Out LoudOPB | July 17, 2015 12:30 p.m.
Multnomah County's report shows tobacco products are easily accessible to youth and more prevalent in neighborhoods with high percentages of people of color.
Business | local | NW Life | Think Out LoudOPB | July 16, 2015 12:35 p.m. | Portland
Kurt Huffman is paying his The Loyal Legion employees starting wages between $15-18 to assure them a livable income.
Coordinated Care Organizations manage the Oregon state version of Medicaid on a local level. Trillium, the CCO in Lane County, is so profitable it's received a buyout offer from the Fortune 500 corporation Centene. Some locals are concerned.
MONDAY: Investors are weighing the risks and benefits of backing the burgeoning medical and recreational pot markets.
THURSDAY: 871 wage theft claims were filed in Oregon between July 2012 and June 2013, with a disproportionate number from the restaurant and construction industries.