The Portland City council passed a law Wednesday that bars most employers from asking job applicants about any criminal record during the interview process.
Under the proposed amendment, nine council members would be elected by popular vote of the entire tribal membership — not by district.
A group of students from Western Washington University say the campus is not safe for women of color.
The Portland Police Bureau has reassigned an officer who allegedly sent a tweet about an upcoming Black Lives Matter/Don't Shoot Portland protest.
Three Northwesterners were among those honored at the White House Tuesday with the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation's highest civilian honor.
More than 200 people showed up at a meeting of KPLU’s Community Advisory Council on Monday to express frustration over the recently announced sale of the public radio station to the University of Washington.