Governor Kitzhaber's O&C Lands Panel called for Congressional action to ensure financial stability of Oregon timber counties.
Push notification startup Urban Airship announced $25 million in new backing, which the company plans to use to expand its hiring and growth plans.
Oregon lost 1,911 jobs in 2012 due to international trade pacts, according to U.S. Labor Department data.
The Senate Democrats' agenda includes growing jobs in rural Oregon, especially in farming and timber communities.
The expanding effort to ban plastic bags in Oregon could include a five-cent fee for paper bags.
San Francisco software company New Relic raised $80 million from investors. The company has a large presence in Portland.
Bend city councilors are reopening the discussion about proceeding with the $68 million Bridge Creek water supply project.