The Oregon University System lacks financial tracking and reporting, a new audit shows.
The Oregon Senate passed a bill that would loosen a mascot policy to let schools keep Native American mascots if local tribes approve of them.
Portland has $1 million for its Brownfield Revolving Loan Fund to help clean up contaminated sites.
Portland's budget shortfall is closer to $21.5 million than the previously estimated $25 million, Mayor Charlie Hales' office says.
Agricultural researchers are testing two remote-controlled aircraft over fields in the Hermiston area to help farmers use water, fertilizer and pesticides more efficiently.
The Oregon Legislature released a $275 million tax increase plan that would fall on the top 5% of taxpaying households.
Beaverton-based Electro Scientific Industries is buying Massachusetts-based semiconductor business GSI Group.