Commercial customers of Avista Utilities will experience a 9.4% increase, industrial customers will see a 13.4% increase.
NOAA Fisheries Service reports 159 million pounds of fish valued at $50 million landed at the docks at the mouth of the Columbia River.
Northwest Natural will increase overall rates by 3.4% on homes and businesses in the state; Avista will increase by 8.3%.
Pembina Pipeline Corp. plans to build a $500-million rail-served propane export terminal near Terminal 6 at the Port of Portland.
The Oregon Land Use Board of Appeals sent the port's industrial expansion plans back to the drawing board.