Oregon State University professor Jeff Barnes and research associate Dan Tyler have worked for four years to create the most accurate computer model of the Martian atmosphere.
The proposed Heppner Wind Energy Project would produce enough energy to power 125,000 homes, but has many hurdles until its proposed 2014 construction.
Eugene's mayor, City Council and city manager have the option to rent space in the Lane County Public Service Building for five years, but they want to replace City Hall more quickly.
Oregon timber company Weyerhaeuser will sell two of its properties at auction.
Southern Oregon University is in negotiations with A'viands Food and Services Management to replace Sodexo.
Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke says while data shows the economy is in recovery, many Americans are still struggling.
Best Buy co-founder Richard Schulze wants to take the company private by buying all its shares he doesn't already own.