Newport Avenue Market first with new liquor store

Ferguson’s in Terrebonne opens Friday

Newport Avenue Market in Bend opened its new liquor section, The Spirit Shop, on Wednesday … Read more

Will robots be taking our — and our kids’ — jobs?

Like a lot of children, my sons, Toby, 7, and Anton, 4, are obsessed with … Read more

Fed raises interest rates

Officials forecast the benchmark rate would rise to 3.1 percent by the end of 2020

The Federal Reserve, in a widely expected decision, raised its benchmark rate by a quarter … Read more

Building permits for Bend, and Deschutes County

Bend • L & D Inc., 235 SE Third St., $140,000 • Rogers West Investment … Read more

Tourism spending nationwide accelerates in Q3

Growth in the nation’s travel and tourism industry ramped up in the third quarter, according … Read more

Bend Outdoor Worx opens mentorship window

Bend Outdoor Worx, an accelerator program for startup outdoor products companies, is accepting applications for … Read more

Facebook adding to Prineville data centers

Two buildings to add 900,000 square feet

Facebook is adding two buildings to its Prineville data center, a project that will bring … Read more

Bend company making medevac flights safer

CiES makes an improved aviation fuel probe

A Bend company is contributing to a solution for a deadly problem that plagues helicopters … Read more

Navajo Nation sues Wells Fargo claiming it was targeted for fake accounts

Native Americans say they’re targets for fake accounts

The Navajo Nation has sued Wells Fargo, saying its citizens were targeted by workers trying … Read more

Bankruptcies

Chapter 7 Filed Dec. 5 • Andrew L. Vaughn, 281 NW Outlook Vista Drive, Bend … Read more

Net Neutrality Protests Move Online, Yet Big Tech Is Quiet

Protests to preserve net neutrality, or rules that ensure equal access to the internet, migrated … Read more

China’s energy squeeze may mean higher prices

BEIJING — Homes, businesses and even hospitals across northern China are running short of natural … Read more

Pot testing lab ‘hit the ground running’ in Bend

Demand still growing for Juniper Analytics services

Juniper Analytics, one of 20 marijuana testing laboratories licensed by the Oregon Liquor Control Commission … Read more

For a computer that’s 4,000 times faster, Microsoft is going quantum

In the race to commercialize a new type of powerful computer, Microsoft has just pulled … Read more

Companies in U.S. plan to slow hiring, investment in 2018

U.S. companies expect their investment and hiring to grow at a slower pace in 2018, … Read more

Apple buys song-identifying app

SAN FRANCISCO — For nearly 10 years, Shazam has been something of a one-trick pony. … Read more

Cryptocurrency surges in 1st day of futures trading

Bitcoin prices surged Monday as contract futures for the cryptocurrency began trading Sunday evening on … Read more

Sony’s Bend Studio moves into new digs

Sony Interactive Entertainment’s Bend Studio has moved into its newly built office space at Crane … Read more

Redmond home prices rise in November

The median sale price of a single-family home in Redmond rose in November, bucking the … Read more

Deeds

Deschutes County • Donna D. Altig and Donna D. Schilla to Sarah W. Green, Pine … Read more

American towns fail to boom like they used to

Chicago in 1850 was a muddy frontier town of barely 30,000 people. Within two decades, … Read more

Property transactions for Deschutes County

Deschutes County • Bill and Cinda Oliver, trustees of the Billy R. & Cinda Oliver … Read more

Nonprofit veterans ranch taking a business turn

New CEO has experience with trade associations

The 19 acres of the Central Oregon Veterans Ranch, on rural 61st Street northeast of … Read more

The 2018 Ford Mustang GT trumps its Ecoboost model

If you’re interested in the new Mustang, and you’re going to take a test drive … Read more

As cattle grow, thinner cuts of meat emerge

If you’ve dined at a steakhouse recently or grilled rib-eye for dinner, you may have … Read more

More retailers are letting customers send digital gifts this holiday season

CHICAGO — It’s Christmas Eve; you still have gifts to buy, and as the hours … Read more

Central Oregon bitcoin believer talks up digital currency

Investing experts point to signs of mania

David Keyston of Crooked River Ranch discovered digital currency investing just nine months ago, and … Read more

Strong economy brings jobs

The economy’s vital signs are stronger than they have been in years. Companies are posting … Read more

O Christmas tree, O plastic Christmas tree

Christmas tree growers battle against popularity of artificial models

Millennials have earned a reputation for loving consumer products that are local and artisanal. So … Read more

Business people on the move

• Ken Patchett has been appointed to the board of directors of Cascade Divide Data … Read more

Light industrial building overlooks Empire Boulevard

Willis R. Brown Trust63052 Layton Ave., Bend

Owner: Willis R. Brown Trust General contractor: CS Construction Architect/engineer: LB Engineering Inc. Details: A … Read more

Deschutes County civil suits

Filed Nov. 29 17CV52186 — Gail Anglin v. BD Bend II LLC, complaint, $950,000 Filed … Read more

Briefing

The Interior Department is delaying an Obama-era regulation aimed at restricting methane emissions from oil … Read more

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