Retail spending increased 1.1% in September, reflecting higher consumer confidence.
Health care providers are planning Beaverton's first one-stop health and wellness center, funded in part by a $1.6 million federal grant.
Judges in Deschutes County are bracing for a sharp uptick in foreclosures as banks skip the non-judicial foreclosure process following a new state law.
The Lane County residential real estate market showed improvement in September from a year earlier.
Gov. John Kitzhaber appointed a 14-member panel that will seek a compromise on logging.
Some of the most popular Medicare prescription drug plans face double-digit premium hikes next year.
Sharp gains in gasoline costs drove wholesale prices higher in September.