The Stayton City Council voted to raise the franchise tax on residents' electric bills.
Adidas is introducing a new "Energy Boost" shoe, which took three years of development, double the normal time.
Oregon's economy improved slightly in December, nearing its average mark over the last two decades.
Beaverton computer chip company Avnera said in a regulatory filing that it raised $3.7 million of a $4.7 million investment round.
Seattle is trying a social media marketing ploy to lure Portlanders.
Multnomah County is testing a pilot program to help underwater homeowners locked into high-interest mortgages.
Portland-based nonprofit Food Alliance is ceasing operations. The organization certifies sustainable food and agriculture.