Gov. John Kitzhaber signed a bill banning canola production in the Willamette Valley until 2019.
Electric vehicle charger maker Ecotality is considering bankruptcy amid disappointing sales. The company consolidated its Portland sales force earlier this year.
Gov. John Kitzhaber vetoes $4.8 million that was intended to subsidize home energy retrofitting program Clean Energy Works Oregon.
National Institutes of Health awarded Oregon Health & Science University researchers a $1.9 million grant for Alzheimer's research.
Life Flight Network recently added new Koala helicopters into service.
Storage device maker LaCie is moving its U.S. operations with 150 employees from Hillsboro to Tigard.
Oregon gained only 900 jobs last month and unemployment rose from 7.8% in June to 8.0% in July.