The high-profile bank will invest $50,000 in Greater Portland Inc., which aims to bolster the region's economy.
The Portland Development Commission will vote whether to sell the 0.31-acre parcel north of the Oregon Convention Center for $1.3 million.
LaCrosse Footwear Inc. acquired White's Boots, which has been operating in Spokane for 99 years.
Keen Inc., a footwear retailer, will make 300,000 shoes this year at its Portland shoe factory.
The manufacturer will lay off 20 full-time employees and about 50 temporary workers from its original Northwest plant.