Thursday, March 13, 2014

Business Announcements Around the State

This week a couple of breweries made the Oregon business announcements.  (And if you'd like to learn more about the exciting brewing industry in Oregon, check out Damon Runberg's article State of Beer: Revisiting Oregon's Brewing Industry).  Here are some more happenings around the state!

  • Biker's Break opened in Newport. It offers motorcycle gear. News-Times, 3/12/2014
  • Fat Freddy's diner in Pacific City reopened. Headlight-Herald, 3/4/2014
  • Trystram Portrait Artistry, a photography studio, opened in Roseburg. The News-Review, 3/10/2014
  • The former Ray's FoodPlace in Murphy will reopen as Hidden Valley Store in about a month. Grants Pass Daily Courier, 3/2/2014
  • Juniper Brewing Co. will open a brewery and tasting room in Redmond. The Bulletin, 3/5/2014
  • The Crafty Fox opened in Forest Grove. It offers locally made crafts and crafting classes. The Oregonian, 3/1/2014
  • Nitro Knitters, a yarn shop and knitting school, opened in Beaverton. The Oregonian, 2/12/2014
  • Monks at Mount Angel Abbey will open Benedictine Brewery sometime this year. Statesman Journal, 3/2/2014
  • The Madras Performing Arts Center will open in Madras in November. The 600-seat auditorium will serve as a venue for community and school events. The Bulletin, 3/1/2014
Closings and relocation:
  • Anana's Boutique and Copa Cabaña in The Dalles will close. The Dalles Chronicle, 3/5/2014
  • Luckiamute Clinic, the only health facility in Falls City, closed. Polk County Itemizer-Observer, 3/11/2014
  • The Greenbrier Cos. Inc. in Portland will move some of its senior-level jobs to offices in the Midwest and South. Portland Business Journal, 2/21/2014
For more business news, check out this week's full report or visit the Around the State page on

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