Every dollar a city invests in trees returns $2.70 in benefits, according to research by the U.S. Forest Service.
Oregon was awarded a $226 million grant from the federal government for its health insurance exchange.
Venture capital investment in Oregon fell almost 50% last year to $124 million.
Crater Lake National Park officials are working with Chinese officials to create a sister-park agreement with Mount Wuyi World Heritage and Cultural Site in Fujian Province.
Oregon City's vacant Amtrak Station is getting turned into a bicycle tourism center.
Wilsonville's fifth-largest employer, TE Connectivity, plans a dozen layoffs this month, with more to come.
The Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance is working on building an energy-efficient green home that is still affordable for most buyers.