Portland gained thousands of jobs in June, despite losses throughout the rest of the state.
Daimler Trucks North America's Swan Island plant workers ended a strike after three weeks.
Springfield passed to amendments altering municipal code to allow business owners to sell food on the streets.
Greenhouse gas emissions have decreased 8% in Oregon between 2005 and 2010, according to the Department of Environmental Quality.
After nearly 10 years of fundraising, construction on a $2.5 million skate park in Eugene is set to begin next week.
Almost 6,000 state employees still have contracts being negotiated.
Downtown Portland's 89,000-square-foot CityTarget is set to open Wednesday morning.