The number of Oregon's uninsured dropped by 10%, according to Oregon Health Authority officials.
Oregon entrepreneurs raised $112.57 million in venture capital for the first three quarters of the year, about 3% below the average over the past decade.
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.
Medical marijuana sold in Oregon dispensaries has to be tested for impurities and potency under a new law.
Court foreclosures have decreased in Oregon, down 85% in September from August.
Nearly 50% of beer poured in Oregon is brewed in Oregon.
The Ochoco Irrigation District closed the irrigation season early this year due to cool temperatures and wet weather.