Bend-based Bank of the Cascades is buying Idaho's Home Federal Bank. The deal gives Bank of the Cascades $2.4 billion in assets and 56 branches in Oregon, Washington and Idaho.
Oregon Bancorp purchased a stake in Willamette Valley Bank held by the U.S. Department of Treasury since 2009.
Tax bills sent out to Multnomah County property owners this week will be bigger than usual, due to voter-approved tax hikes.
The Cascade Angel Fund is launching in Bend this week to boost startup activity in Central Oregon.
One PacificCoast Bancorp completed its $8.75 million purchase of Portland-based Albina Community Bank's stock.