Multnomah County's Inverness Jail launched a pilot project of 12 raised garden beds as part of the Sustainable Jail Project.
Oregon's unemployment rate fell below 8% for the first time since the Great Recession.
Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum endorsed a bill that would legalize medical marijuana outlets.
A U.S. Senate committee endorsed legislation to extend federal timber county subsidies for another year.
A group of neighbors in Milwaukie formed a group carry weapons to defend themselves.
The Sherwood City Council moved the power to regulate big box retailers to residents, business owners and voters.
Gov. John Kitzhaber signed the "benefit companies" bill that aims to attract socially conscious entrepreneurs to Oregon.