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.
Cascade Energy is launching a web-based software for tracking energy efficiency at industrial facilities.
Sandy grounded more than 15,000 flights, including 10 incoming and outgoing flights at Portland International Airport.