Black Butte Ranch homeowners approved a nearly $11.5 million redevelopment project.
Springfield Renaissance Development Group purchased its second downtown property to continue redeveloping the area.
The importance of STEM degrees was a central theme of the 11th annual Oregon Leadership Summit.
Gov. Kitzhaber spoke at the Oregon Leadership Summit, saying that despite Oregon's economic recovery, a generation of Oregonians face the prospect of lower living standards than their parents.
Sen. Jeff Merkley introduced three bills called the "Manufacturing Jobs for America" package.
Gov. John Kitzhaber wants to reform Oregon's tax system but it would take $8 million in campaign dollars.
Port of Portland executive director Bill Wyatt handpicked Curtis Robinhold as his heir apparent.