Hillsboro semiconductor startup NexPlanar secured a $5 million loan to expand production.
Salem-based Western Tool Supply was sold to a Nebraska company.
Intel plans to sell a set-top box with Internet-based television service this year.
Only one year into his job as Oregon's chief education officer, Rudy Crew accepted another job as a college president in New York City.
The Oregon House approved a bill that would legalize and regulate retail outlets for medical marijuana.
Lane County's jobless rate fell to 7.8% in May, down a full percentage point from a year ago.
The Portland Seed Fund is planning to launch a second, larger edition in the fall.