A measure of the U.S. economy's health for the next six months increased.
Portland's Erickson Air-Crane bought McMinnville's Evergreen International Aviation's helicopter company for $250 million.
Former Oregon gubernatorial candidate Craig L. Berkman was charged in an $8 million securities fraud scheme.
Oregon's February unemployment rate stayed 8.4%, the same as January.
Portland-based telecom company Integra is considering moving its headquarters from the Lloyd District next year.
Brian Wannamaker, best known for gentrifying Portland's North Mississippi Avenue, is putting a lot of time and money into the Falcon Art Community.
Exercise-apparel brand Respect Your Universe is making Portland its headquarters.