Oregon cleantech startups depend on Oregon BEST's commercialization program.
When the Portland Harbor Superfund gets cleaned up, it could take close to $2 billion to execute.
The National Association of Home Builders added Bend to its list of improving markets.
Rhode Island-based LIN TV bought New Vision Television's affiliates for $330.4 million, including KOIN-TV in Portland.
President Obama's JOBS Act enables small businesses to use the internet to raise up to $1 million in small investments.
Job openings increased 4.8% in March to the highest number in four years.
Small business owners' optimism rose in April, but they are still wary about the economy.