In a split with the Multnomah County district attorney, two Portland city council members say the city can compel police officers involved in shootings to talk with investigators immediately afterward.
Nation | Science | local | Education | News | Environment | A Guide To The Oregon Solar Eclipse 2017Northwest News Network | Aug. 8, 2017 7:45 a.m.
This month's total solar eclipse might be the most-studied disappearance of the sun ever, thanks in part to legions of citizen scientists from the Northwest and beyond.
Mayor Ted Wheeler offered the position to Danielle Outlaw, 41, a deputy chief in the Oakland Police Department.
Transportation | local | NewsNorthwest News Network | July 27, 2017 11:45 a.m.
With an assist from Microsoft, Washington state's Department of Transportation has launched a feasibility study of bullet train service in Cascadia.
local | Recreation | NewsAP | July 27, 2017 7:30 a.m. | Portland
Police in Portland, Oregon, say they are searching for a homeless man who attacked a couple at a new city-designated swimming beach along the Willamette River.
Portland’s Bureau of Technology Services is prepared to stop using software from Moscow-based cybersecurity company Kaspersky Lab.
local | Health | Water | News | EnvironmentOPB | July 26, 2017 8 a.m. | Portland
A key watchdog group that monitors spending at the Portland Water Bureau said it will ask the City Council to slow its decision on a pricey new water treatment facility.
Sports | local | Recreation | NewsAP | July 26, 2017 7:14 a.m. | Portland
The deal, first reported by ESPN, comes a year after the Nets offered Crabbe a four-year, $75 million deal as a restricted free agent. The Trail Blazers matched that offer.
Fish, who is in charge of the Portland Water Bureau and Bureau of Environmental Services, told the Portland Tribune editorial board last week that he is working on a wide range of issues.
local | News | CommunitiesOPB | July 24, 2017 5:33 p.m.
Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler is meeting with four police chief finalists this week. The finalists include current chief Mike Marshman and an assistant chief of police from Pittsburgh.
local | Water | Politics | News | EnvironmentPamplin Media Group | July 20, 2017 7:46 a.m. | Portland
It is not yet clear how much the city will ultimately pay for the project. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has estimated cleanup costs at $1.2 billion.
Portland Public Schools teachers are preparing for a possible strike as contract talks with district administrators continue to deteriorate.
The final design of a Southwest Corridor light-rail line from Portland to Tigard is still many years away, but one of the key, early questions to be answered is what to do with Barbur Boulevard.
Nation | NW Life | News | Think Out LoudOPB | July 7, 2017 noon
Our news roundtable discusses the week's big news, Portland Commissioner Chloe Eudaly talks about fighting hate crimes, and the Montavilla Neighborhood Association shares its approach to homelessness.
Portland Public Schools really doesn't want to pay $1 million in damages to two black maintenance workers who successfully sued the school district for racial discrimination in May.