PDX rated best airport

The Portland International Airport received top honors among U.S. airports for the second year in a row from the annual Zagat Airline Survey.

Lending mixed at Oregon’s TARP banks

Oregon’s slice of the Troubled Assets Relief Program has been meager. But that’s not necessarily a bad thing, because the banks that got TARP money haven’t been moving it through the economy any more ambitiously than the banks who passed on it.