Must Reads

Washington's GMO fight could spread to Oregon

A Washington initiative to label genetically modified foods could reverberate in Oregon, where activists hope for their own labeling initiative to be on the 2014 ballot.

Oregon medical marijuana has to be tested for pesticides

Medical marijuana sold in Oregon dispensaries has to be tested for impurities and potency under a new law.

Foreclosures expected to spike again in Oregon

Court foreclosures have decreased in Oregon, down 85% in September from August.

Even dive bars pour Oregon craft beer

Nearly 50% of beer poured in Oregon is brewed in Oregon.

Irrigation ends early in Central Oregon

The Ochoco Irrigation District closed the irrigation season early this year due to cool temperatures and wet weather.

PeaceHealth begins construction

PeaceHealth's central Eugene campus is undergoing demolition as part of a $13.6 million construction project.

Bend investors launch Cascade Angel Fund

The Cascade Angel Fund is launching in Bend this week to boost startup activity in Central Oregon.