Portland's urban tree canopy has grown by 2.6% over the last decade.
The old Wizer's shopping center in Lake Oswego underwent a major remodel.
Specialty seed growers repeated their opposition to growing canola in the Willamette Valley.
Foster Farms Dairy is closing the Deluxe Ice Cream factory in Salem, resulting in about 100 layoffs.
Oregon foreclosure filings hit a five-year low in July as a new mediation program took effect.
A consumer group says Regence BlueCross BlueShield hasn't justified its rate-hike proposal that would affect 52,000 people who buy insurance in the individual market.
Oregon's field corn production has doubled since 2000, and the drought in the Midwest may increase that number even more.