Oregon gas prices are falling, with the average dropping to $3.48 a gallon in the last week. It hit $4.08 in mid-October.
Portland's economy slowed in September, caused in part by steep job losses in Portland and statewide.
General Motors' new electric car, the Chevrolet Spark, goes on sale next summer only in California and Oregon.
Portland General Electric received bids for 39 new renewable energy projects.
Longshore workers want to continue contract talks with Northwest grain terminal owners beyond an impending deadline.
Seven to eight microbreweries are currently in development in the Camas-Washougal area.
Portland green building specialist Green Hammer is opening an office in Ashland.