During this year's commencement season, 28,131 students received degrees, up 256 diplomas from last year.
A large hotel next door to the Oregon Convention Center could open in 2017.
BY ANDREA DURBIN | OB GUEST BLOGGER
Last week, the Obama administration took an important and welcomed step in the effort to protect the health and well-being of all Oregonians by limiting carbon pollution from existing power plants.
Those who tried to apply for health insurance through Oregon's exchange, but were unable to do so, are eligible for retroactive tax credits.