Commissioners Concerned, But Vote To Make Airbnb Legal

The City Council voted unanimously to approve short-term rentals Wednesday, but pledged to track the impact of the code changes on affordable housing.

Is Marijuana A Cash Crop? Advocates Say Yes, State Says No

How much money could legal marijuana bring into Oregon? Since the issue qualified for the November ballot, conflicting figures have surfaced.

Wildfires Continue To Have Northwest Residents On Edge

Separate wildfires threatened homes near Spokane and Mansfield, Washington. Another blaze came close to seven homes near Grants Pass, Oregon.

Register Guard: Fourth Ethiopian Athlete Found Safe

The Register-Guard | July 29, 2014 8 p.m.

The fourth Ethiopian athlete missing since Saturday morning from the World Junior Championships track meet in Eugene was located safe by police Tuesday evening in Federal Way, Wash., a University of Oregon Police Department spokesman said.


Working Group Seeks Alternatives To Street Fee

OPB | July 29, 2014 10:11 p.m.

Representatives from non-profits and affordable housing groups in Portland met Tuesday to discuss a controversial proposal for a street user fee.

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Missing Dundee Mother, Jennifer Huston: What We Know So Far

OPB | July 30, 2014 9:42 a.m.

Here's what we know so far about the missing Dundee, Oregon mother, Jennifer Huston. 


Public Questions East Columbia Bridge Idea

OPB | July 29, 2014 3:44 p.m.

Clark County Commissioners voted Tuesday to put a measure on the November ballot that would gauge voter support for a new Columbia River bridge.


Mayor Hales Signed Settlement Without Knowing The Details

OPB | July 29, 2014 3:23 p.m.

Portland Mayor Charlie Hales says he did not know the controversial details of a legal settlement he signed with Portland Police Captain Mark Kruger.

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