Gov. John Kitzhaber’s “Cool Schools” plan flopped. So why is he trying to microwave it for his re-election campaign?
Four years ago, John Kitzhaber needed
something—anything—to convince voters he had a plan to create jobs in
Oregon, then emerging from a recession that had left as many as one in
Daimler faces allegations of unchecked racial discrimination at its Portland plant.
Four African-American employees of Portland-based Daimler
Trucks North America have filed state civil-rights complaints claiming
they have been the targets of continuing racial intimidation by
Community policing has come to Hawthorne Boulevard—and it seems to be working.
After 32 years, Robert Proctor and his wife, Jocelyn, had
gotten used to the “travelers”—the influx of homeless people who
gathered each summer near their home next to the CD Gamexchange o
The FBI is investigating how Legacy Health obtained cadavers for scientific research.
The FBI is conducting a criminal investigation of a
division of Legacy Health, looking into allegations that the Portland
hospital system improperly obtained dead bodies for scientific research,
A former regular at Club Sesso says the sex club’s manager spoke of a special relationship with the fire bureau.
The city of Portland’s investigation of a high-ranking officer at Portland Fire & Rescue who allegedly protected a downtown sex club from being cited for code violations may now expand into a
A top city fire official is under investigation for turning a blind eye to safety violations at a sex club.
A senior Portland fire official is under investigation for
telling a downtown sex club the city would look the other way if it
violated fire safety laws.
In late June,
Portland Fire & Re
The last African-American family on a Portland block faces losing its home.
To Helen Murray, a tour of her home is a tour of her life.
Over the fireplace,
Helen, 77, and her husband, Nelson, 82, display photographs of their six
children. Pictures of their 12 grandchil
Police say gang violence is exploding. A landmark report shows just the opposite.
Turn on the TV news and you'd have reason to believe Portland’s gang violence is out of control.
warnings from police and fallout from three recent high-profile
shootings have pro