U.S. Treasury officials said they expect the government will hit the debt borrowing limit at the end of 2012.
Portland State University President Wim Wiewel will receive the inaugural Presidential Award from the U.S. Green Building Council's Center for Green schools.
The Trail Blzers named sports executive Chris McGowan as the team's new President and Chief Executive Officer.
Portland Community College is beginning work on its new Southeast Student Commons building.
Home prices rose in Portland in August, a positive sign for the housing market.
Oregon nonprofit SMART celebrated giving out 2 million books to Oregon children over the last two decades.
The Oregon Lottery Commission adopted new equipment management rules to prevent video lottery concentration.