Despite Ochoco Lumber's decision to sell off 32,475 acres of timberland, the company will still keep their headquarters in Prineville.
A U.S. Senate committee endorsed legislation to extend federal timber county subsidies for another year.
The Army Corps of Engineers won't review all proposed Northwest coal terminals.
Weyerhaeuser Co. will acquire Longview Timber and its 645,000 timberland acres in Oregon and Washington for $2.65 billion.
Some ranchers in the drought-stricken upper Klamath Basin will have to shut off their irrigation to satisfy the needs of the Klamath Tribes.