Courtney Sherwood

Fill-in Online News Editor

Courtney Sherwood is a fill-in online news editor at OPB. She also reports for magazines, newspapers and online publications, and is researching a book on the evolving role of commerce in American lives. Courtney was previously business and features editor at The Columbian newspaper in Vancouver. She also worked as a reporter at The Portland Business Journal and other publications in the Pacific Northwest and in Virginia. She received a Wharton Business Journalists Fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania. Courtney graduated with a B.A. in English from Grinnell College in Iowa, where she was editor-in-chief of the college newspaper and hosted a news program on KDIC-FM radio. She lives in Portland with her husband, jazz musician Ben Lincoln, and their two cats.

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Recent Articles

Top Stories: Oil Companies Pressured On Safety, Thousands Affected By Unemployment Database Breach

Oct. 14, 2014 8 a.m.


Top Stories: Officials Say Uber Is Illegal In Eugene, Decorated Veteran Sues Former Employer

Oct. 03, 2014 8:15 a.m.


Oregon Zoo Opens Lion Cub Naming To A Vote

Oct. 02, 2014 4 p.m.


Top Stories: PDX Trains For Potential Ebola Passenger, Wolves Could Be Killed After Livestock Attacks

Oct. 02, 2014 7:05 a.m.


Officials Laud Record-Setting Columbia River Salmon Run

Sept. 30, 2014 4:08 p.m.


Portland Regatta Canceled Due To Toxic Algae

Sept. 25, 2014 3:34 p.m.


Portland Commissioner Fritz's Husband Dies In I-5 Wreck

Sept. 24, 2014 9:45 a.m.


AG: Electronics Settlement Could Net You $10 Or More

July 09, 2014 11:55 a.m.


Portland Experiences Monday Morning Max, Streetcar Disruptions

June 30, 2014 8:25 a.m.


Portland Housing Prices Climb - But Not As Fast As Before

June 24, 2014 10:09 a.m.


Scientists: Tsunami Risk Limited To Alaska Coast After 8.0 Quake

June 23, 2014 2:45 p.m.


Challenger Defeats Incumbent Deschutes County DA

May 20, 2014 11:59 p.m.


82 Votes Separate Columbia County Jail Tax Supporters From Opponents

May 20, 2014 10:36 p.m.


Voters Pass $680M Beaverton School Bond Measure

May 20, 2014 9:36 p.m.


Incumbents Hold Strong Leads In Portland City Council Races

May 20, 2014 9:16 p.m.


Wehby Wins Senate GOP Primary, Will Face Merkely In November

May 20, 2014 8:53 p.m.


Josephine, Jackson Counties Pass Anti-GMO Measures

May 20, 2014 8:42 p.m.


Incumbents Lead In Statewide Democratic Primaries

May 20, 2014 8:24 p.m.


Voters Overwhelmingly Oppose Independent Portland Water District

May 20, 2014 8:18 p.m.


Kafoury Wins Race For Multnomah County Chair

May 20, 2014 8:03 p.m.

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