In step with a boom in private building, the county also saw dependency on public funding for projects drop.
The Navy allowed that upping the number of antisubmarine warfare devices "is likely to adversely affect" an endangered breed of turtles.
Union leaders urged the senior senator to eschew "fast track" control for the Trans-Pacific Partnership.
Negotiations have lasted about seven months.
The study confirms what others have said about the prevalence of new jobs and the absence of increasing wages.
Business Oregon will dole out a total of about $15 million to 12 school districts and one community college.
On Sunday, the Oregonian published an editorial explaining “why climate change will not be our 2015 editorial agenda.”
CenturyLink is taking advantage of its owning Qwest to potentially start offering its services in 2015.
Twenty stores in Oregon will be affected, assuming the deal is approved by the Federal Trade Commission.
The public transportation system for Portland said the expansion in service aided bus-usage in the fall quarter.
The Democrat from Oregon said he will push the Equality Act of 2015 when Congress returns from recess.
The ridesharing app agreed to stop illegally operating in Portland, while the homesharing app resists giving the city the name of its hosts.