Oregon lawmakers have $30.5 million more to spend for the current two-year budget than they thought, and $54.9 million more for the next two years.
Thousands of Oregonians have collected more than $199 million in housing-debt relief as part of a national mortgage settlement with five major servicers.
As the masses prepare to descend upon malls for Black Friday, Portland area mall managers offer tips to make shopping a little easier.
Walmart plans to open one of its smaller Neighborhood Market stores at Gateway Mall in Springfield.
Oregon is forecasting a 70-75 million pound blueberry crop in 2012, compared to 65.5 million pounds in 2011.
Hanjin Shipping managers say lost-wage claims filed by the longshore union at the Port of Portland are "fake grievances."
Portland-based Bridgetown Natural Foods secured a $7 million line of credit to allow it to retire startup loans early.