The troubled town of Oakridge will need to take out a $500,000 loan to pay its bills.
Mentor Graphics’ stocks fell after the Wilsonville company issued its quarterly forecast .
After Portland Commissioner Randy Leonard cracked down on illegal food-cart structures in December, cart owners say their business is suffering on bad weather days.
Three legal battles are under way over who can use the word “yogi” in food products and ingredients, six years after the death of Golden Temple creator Yogi Bhajan.
Portland International Airport’s passenger volumes are up 4.5% over last year, signaling a positive sign for the regional economy.
This won’t be an easy legislative session for health-care reform. It was one of the 2007 legislative session’s biggest stars; this year it plays second fiddle to the economy, jobs and economic stimulus.
FEBRUARY 2009: INDICATORS, THE STATE WE’RE IN All “latest” numbers are for November 2008 unless otherwise noted. Latest Month Previous Month Previous Year Annual Change REAL ESTATE/CONSTRUCTION PERMITS Portland-area homes New listings 2,687 3,605 3,369 -20.2% Willamette Valley Multiple listing sales, millions $93.5 $113.6 $127.3 -26.6% Central Oregon Multiple listing sales, millions $53.5 $91.6 $108.6 … Read more