Lane County unemployment ticked up to 8.5% in June, still well below last year's rate which was 9.6% at this time.
Oregon is making a set of temporary mortgage servicing rules permanent.
Home values in the U.S. and Portland reached a low point in the year's first quarter and are now rebounding.
Oregon spends more than $1 million buying artwork each year as part of the Percent for Art program.
Hood River-based Farmers Conservation Alliance is raising $1.5 million in mezzanine financing, to make the nonprofit self-sufficient.
Watershed Sciences Inc. has grown to 126 employees thanks to demand for its light detection and ranging technology.
With Congress struggling to pass the farm bill, the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program is under scrutiny.