Portland contractor threatened violence against whistleblowers, labor commiss...
9 Feb 2016 at 11:11am
Oregon's top labor official widened his agency's investigation into a Portland contractor who employed traffic flaggers on the Sellwood Bridge project. In a complaint lodged last week, Commissioner Brad Avakian alleged Evan D. Williams threatened to ...
Nevada Dingbat Michele Fiore Taking Cliven Bundy To Oregon Between Her Giant ...
9 Feb 2016 at 11:07am
Oh god, we were under the impression the Oregon standoff story was over ... will be traveling to meet Bundy in Burns and in Portland. Fiore said the final details of the trip are still being planned, but she expects to be in Portland on Thursday night ...
Second Portland glass-maker suspends use of cadmium
9 Feb 2016 at 11:11am
Uroboros Glass in North Portland announced it would stop making red ... said DEQ is planning to deploy additional air testing devices to help the Oregon Health Authority determine the health risks associated with elevated metals in the air.
Editorials from around Oregon
8 Feb 2016 at 11:28am
... of Japan-Oregon flights The Oregon economy could experience light turbulence this year as Japan decides new access levels at its Tokyo airports and Delta, the only airline to offer a nonstop flight from Portland to Tokyo, threatens to pull out altogether.
Oregon Ducks football: Whatever happened to the Class of 2014?
9 Feb 2016 at 11:13am
Matrell McGraw DB 5-10/180 New Orleans Then: Had 37 FBS offers and ultimately chose Oregon over Texas A&M. Now: Played sparingly in 2015 as a redshirt freshman. Henry Mondeaux DE 6-4/255 Portland Then: Jesuit star was originally listed as a tight end ...
Meal prep delivery services heating up in Portland
9 Feb 2016 at 10:05am
"I'm a fan, I would totally make it again, it was super easy." Acme Farms and Kitchen just launched in Portland in January and uses all Oregon farms and producers, much of it organic. Gobble, out of San Francisco, just started taking Portland orders Monday.
Oregon?s infamous bike-touring con man is still going strong
9 Feb 2016 at 10:26am
To get you up to speed, we too were initially duped by Ian when we published a story about someone who came to his aid after meeting him in central Oregon in May of 2012. After our story went up, a stream of comments came pouring in from other people who ...
In a tiny house village, Portland's homeless find dignity
9 Feb 2016 at 4:04am
On a frigid morning in Portland, Oregon, a tour through Dignity Village follows the same path its residents are required to travel. All were, or are, homeless. Newcomers to this homeless refuge huddle in the warming station, a small portable building ...
Cliven Bundy May Travel To Oregon To Protest Sons' Arrests
9 Feb 2016 at 1:59am
Cliven Bundy may travel to Portland, Oregon, to protest the arrest of his sons, Ammon and Ryan Bundy. "I've been invited to go," he told the Las Vegas Review-Journal on Monday. "I haven't committed myself at all." Nevada state assemblywoman Michele Fiore ...
The Latest: Nevada lawmaker to support Oregon occupiers
8 Feb 2016 at 4:42pm
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) ? The Latest on an armed group that took over buildings at a federal wildlife refuge in Oregon (all times local): 4:55 p.m. A Nevada state lawmaker says she will travel to Portland, Oregon, this week to protest the jailing of members ...