The 23rd annual 100 Best Companies to Work For in Oregon list was announced Thursday night at an awards dinner at the Oregon Convention Center. More than 230 companies participated in this year’s 100 Best survey, which analyzes Oregon companies’ best practices toward creating great places to work. This year, over 9,000 Oregon employees completed the survey.
Individual plans could see rates increase up to 32% for 2017.
The Oregon Liquor Control Commission granted its first batch of licenses to growers; OLCC data shows a budding recreational marijuana industry in Marion and Polk Counties; and more cannabis businesses are planned for Bend.
Marion County Circuit Judge Sean Armstrong denied the state’s request to throw out Oracle’s $25-million lawsuit.
The insurance carrier announced the sale of two dental entities and the Moda Plaza in Milwaukie, along with the securitization of risk corridor expenses to an outside firm.
The state will issue the first batch of licenses to recreational marijuana growers on Friday.
ASSOCIATED PRESS: Democrat Sanders will hold a rally in Springfield; Republican Kasich will hold a rally in Portland.
State tech jobs on the rise; Elemental Technologies reveals new investment fund, moves HQ to support growth.
The coalition supporting liquor sales in grocery stores shifted focus to blocking the proposed corporate tax hike.