The Eugene-based timber company bid on the forestland to deliberately challenge environmental groups that warned they would sue.
Portland's McMenamins Inc. hopes to raise $8 million in equity to fund its latest project.
The regional government is collecting ideas on how to help Portland reduce tailpipe gas emissions by 20%.
The company will add 125 full-time positions in Seattle, Portland, Salem and Eugene.
Ambre Energy requested the Department of State Lands wait 30 days before deciding on the coal export terminal proposal in Boardman.
The world's largest chipmaker established a $100 million fund in China focusing on products beyond personal computers.
The ruling requires wine retailers to apply for status as wine bottling houses to fill growlers.