The Oregon House approved a measure banning all gas-powered engines from Waldo Lake. It now goes to Gov. Kitzhaber.
Portland-based surgical bandage-maker HemCon Medical Technologies was acquired for $3 million by a Connecticut company.
Cascade Grain's $200 million ethanol plant is now being used to store and ship crude oil.
One in four employed families in Oregon face a severe housing burden, according to a new report.
Portland mayor Charlie Hales proposed a deal on the controversial 2012 city arts tax.
The Salem-Keizer School Board approved the sale of Middle Grove Elementary School for $1.2 million.
The Portland City Council is considering a new rate schedule to cut garbage and recycling rates.