Four labs return very different potency results from the same marijuana batch.
Customers at Nectar Cannabis use several methods to choose the weed that’s right for them.
Some trust the
budtenders at the medical marijuana dispensary on Northeast Sandy
An outside investigation of a $11.5 million office building for sewer workers that tripled in cost recommends Portland city bureaus provide elected officials with detailed reports when the scope of a construction project changes.
City Commissioner Nick Fish pledges annual review of funds.
Last fall, WW reported how the Portland Water Bureau sat on a reserve fund that grew to $32 million over the past five years, even though Water Bureau sales to customers were in decline. In response, City Commissioner Nick Fish called for an outside review of t...
Mayor Charlie Hales hasn’t officially announced he’s seeking a second term in 2016—but his campaign war chest says he's made his decision. Hales has raised $21,000 in the past two months, collecting campaign donations from pillars of the city’s power structure—especially real estate developers. The mayor’s new batch of political contributions includes $5,000 from Pe...
She returns as Gov. John Kitzhaber faces increasing pressure and a criminal investigation over a scandal involving First Lady Cylvia Hayes.
Oregon Secretary of State Kate Brown flew back to Oregon this morning from Washington, D.C., according to MSNBC reporter Zachary Roth.Her unexpected return from an east-coast conference of secretaries of state comes as Gov. John Kitzhaber is under intense pressure over an influence-peddling ...
Portland City Hall is poised to increase the number of cabs on city streets by nearly two thirds—293 new taxis to compete with the incoming "ride-sharing" company Uber.
The board that control's the Portland taxi market this afternoon voted to grant 242 new licenses to existing cab companies, and another 51 licenses to a new cab company, EcoCab, which uses Tesla...
Anti-vaccination ideas flourish at private and charter schools.
Shining Star Waldorf School doesn’t look like a potential incubator for an outbreak of disease.
small private school holds elementary and middle-school classes in a