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REI wants everyone to #OptOutside again

Taking in views like snow-capped Mt. Rainier reflecting the setting sun, as opposed to the interior of one of their own stores, is the Black Friday choice REI management is once again urging upon their customer base. | Photo via Pixabay.

November 18, 2017 - 12:56am

TriMet offering reduced fares to low-income riders to expand options

A newly adopted transit discount program is cutting TriiMet bus fares in half for anyone earning 200 percent or less of the federal poverty level. | Crain National photo. 

September 14, 2017 - 11:28am

Seattleites are digging city’s dockless bike share program

Users of Lime Bike and Ofo, two of Seattle's bike share providers, park their rides outside while visiiting Serious Pie.| Photo via Kiewic/Flickr

September 13, 2017 - 11:51am

Would love some marijuana but can't leave home? Delivery is now doable

La Cannaisseur is a family-run, community-driven dispensary that now delivers. | Photo courtesy of La Cannaisseur.

May 27, 2017 - 8:43pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

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Tourists continue to visit Oregon, and spend heavily while here

Travel-related spending to places throughout the state, like Crater Lake, increased by nearly $500 million last year, reaching a record $11.3 billion. | Photo courtesy of alans1948/Flickr.

May 11, 2017 - 10:07pm

In-car entertainment startup takes a backseat ride to success

From left to right, CEO Rob Flessner, VP of Sales Michael Dillon and CTO Eugene Kurdzesau testing the Vugo experience. | Photo courtesy of Vugo.

May 9, 2017 - 1:08pm

A favorite among locals and tourists, expanded Portland Japanese Garden debuts

The Ellie M. Hill Bonsai Terrace is part of the Portland Japanese Garden's new $33.5 million expansion. | Photo by Bruce Forster

April 20, 2017 - 12:13pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

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Do female-led businesses have more challenges in raising capital?

As a partner & co-founder of Foster City, Calif.-based Scale Venture Partners and the co-chair of the National Venture Capital Association Inclusion & Diversity Task Force, Kate Mitchell believes the venture capital industry needs to get practical about solutions to help women-led businesses connect with investors, and vice versa.|Photo courtesy of Scale Venture Partners.

 
January 16, 2017 - 11:59am

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