Read the finer print of Black Friday TV deals

For would-be television buyers, the most wonderful weekend of the year is almost here, thanks … Read more

Getting a dog might just save your life, Swedish research says

Having a dog can bring a lot of love into your life. It could also … Read more

Stitch Fix IPO raises $120M

Online retailer is also first woman-led tech company do so in over a year

Retail start-up Stitch Fix on Friday became the latest internet darling to go public, raising … Read more

Property transactions in Deschutes County

Deschutes County • Three Rivers South LLC to Lebeda Properties LLC, Riverside, Lots 2-6, Block … Read more

Business People on the Move

• Dr. Scott Jacobson has been elected to the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons society. … Read more

These robots want to be our friends

I hugged a bot, and I liked it. As a tech columnist, I’ve tested all … Read more

Tesla unveils electric truck

HAWTHORNE, Calif. — Tesla has aimed to reinvent the automobile and the way electricity is … Read more

AAA predicts record Thanksgiving travel

AAA predicts a surge of Thanksgiving travelers this year unseen since 2005. The association projects … Read more

FCC OKs more TV mergers

WASHINGTON — The Federal Communications Commission voted Thursday to allow a single company to own … Read more

Walmart gains on Amazon in online sales

The showdown between Walmart and Amazon is heating up — just in time for the … Read more

Redmond Airport expects maxed out holiday parking

Airport website updates parking every half hour

Holiday air travelers are expected in record numbers at Redmond Airport this year, along with … Read more

Redmond attracts growing gun maker

Radian Weapons bucks post-Trump sales trend

A gun and gun accessory maker, Radian Weapons, will move to Redmond next month, making … Read more

Central Oregon fuel prices: a list

Central Oregon fuel prices Price per gallon for regular unleaded gas and diesel, as posted … Read more

Business dispatches

• Suterra LLC has graduated from the Oregon Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s Safety and … Read more

Tech apprenticeship program launches in Bend

Apprenti encourages women, minorities, veterans

A one-year apprenticeship program that encourages women, minorities and veterans to work in technology is … Read more

Container ships will return to Port of Portland

PORTLAND — Container ships are returning to the Port of Portland in 2018, though not … Read more

Retailers push even earlier for holidays

Aggressive ads roll out and stores open sooner and sooner in what some call a ‘Christmas creep’

Most consumers haven’t bought their Thanksgiving turkey yet, but it’s already the holiday shopping season … Read more

Consumer regulator chief to step down

The director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau said Wednesday he would leave the federal … Read more

September smoke made measurable dent in Bend tourism

Record-setting run of tax collection came to an end

Smoke from September wildfires ended a 61-month winning streak in the city of Bend, according … Read more

Building permits for Bend, Redmond and Deschutes County

City of Bend • Parker J. Ravera, 2842 NE Shepard Road, $122,592 • Schmidt Thomasson … Read more

TV stations are about to track you and sell targeted ads

The same, weirdly specific ads you see online that are tailored to your behavior could … Read more

Yale professors race Google and IBM to the first quantum computer

Professors race Google, IBM to the first quantum computer

SAN FRANCISCO — Robert Schoelkopf is at the forefront of a worldwide effort to build … Read more

Airbnb doubles revenue to $1 billion

Airbnb Inc. doubled net revenue in the third quarter and remains on a profitability streak … Read more

Best of the biz calendar

WEDNESDAY • Developing and Delivering Engaging Presentations: Learn how to engage people in constant and … Read more


Chapter 7 Filed Nov. 7 • David A. and Angela N. Scanzon, 20454 Jacklight Lane, … Read more

Bend mountain biker has a nationwide reach

Grit Clinics teaches mountain biking skills

Meredith Brandt went from mountain bike student to mountain bike master in the space of … Read more

Walmart teams with upscale Lord and Taylor

NEW YORK — Walmart will devote a section on its website to upscale Lord & … Read more

General Electric plans a reboot

Company might shed lighting business

NEW YORK — General Electric slashed its dividend in half and will attempt to vastly … Read more

Women in STEAM launches mentor program

Women in STEAM: Central Oregon has launched a mentoring program and is accepting applications for … Read more

Deschutes County • Jeffrey R. and Jennifer M. Cornett to Brian and Lisa Dunning, River … Read more

Advocates say immigration is a labor-shortage solution

Employers east of Cascades face worker shortage

The shop floor at BMS Technologies, a billing services company on Pauite Drive in Bend, … Read more

Toyota C-HR proves frugal can be fun

Toyota became the world’s largest automaker by building cars that were long on sensibility but … Read more

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