A federal judge ruled to keep protections in place for a threatened coastal seabird, another defeat for the timber industry.
The seafood processing industry is growing in Oregon, with the state exporting $11.8 million of seafood in just the first four months of 2013.
Bandon-based Face Rock Creamery earned first place at a prestigious cheese competition only three months after opening.
Native Olympia oysters are recovering in Coos Bay despite ocean acidification.
7 Devils Brewing is set to open in the fall in Coos Bay. It will be the first new microbrewery in the area in more than a decade.