Morale at the "happisest place in Portland" has fallen in the wake of stricter management, fiscal policies and operations.
The Portland housing market rose in May to the highest level since late 2007.
The Pacific Northwest Cleantech Open announced its 2012 class of 17 early-stage companies that will represent the region in the national startup competition.
Oregon will receive $14 million to compensate counties and governments for their non-taxable federal land.
Daimler Trucks CEO Martin Daum said if the company hadn't invested in its Swan Island factory before the recession, the company wouldn't have stayed.
Lattice Semiconductor shares fell more than 14% after the Hillsboro company said sales and profit margin won't meet its forecasts.
NBC's police drama "Grimm" is filmed in Portland, and appropriately for the city, focuses on sustainability.