Corvallis-based NuScale responded to a Washington DC think tank that is saying small modular reactors are unsafe and uneconomical.
Precision Castparts sales hit almost $2.4 billion this quarter, though the manufacturer lost about $12 million due to union organizing.
SolarWorld avoided insolvency with a financial restructuring plan.
Meacham's only business, the Oregon Trail Store and Deli, reopened after three years, providing a sense of community to the small mountain town.
Bandon-based Face Rock Creamery earned first place at a prestigious cheese competition only three months after opening.
20 Oregonians moved on to the second round of an entrepreneurial contest put on by Walmart called "Get on the Shelf."
Saw-chain maker Blount International plans to shut down a Milwaukie factory and lay off 200, after second-quarter profits fell.