Besides Portland, Oregon's metro areas are growing more slowly than normal as recovery stumbles.
President Obama's plan to improve higher education access is similar to Oregon's efforts, state officials said.
The U.S. Forest Service will take a portion of the timber payments it has promised or paid due to federal budget cuts.
Cattle ranchers and hay farmers are caught up in a water supply fight with American Indians, farmers and environmentalists in the Klamath Basin.
The fast-paced real estate market has slowed slightly in Portland.
Juniper is spreading quickly in Oregon, creating numerous environmental problems.
Portland's small independent movie theaters evolve to survive.