Portland Police Chief Mike Marshman has written a detailed account of why police officers used pepper spray and detained dozens of people during dueling protests in downtown Portland on June 4.
The Portland City Council voted unanimously Wednesday to approve an expansion of Providence Park Stadium, home to the Portland Timbers and the Portland Thorns.
local | NW Life | Arts | Education | State of WonderOPB | June 9, 2017 4:50 p.m. | Portland
Schnitzer is giving $5 million to the fundraising campaign for Portland State University’s new art museum. This means, within the next few years, four regional academic museums will bear his name.
Portland police say they are investigating a suspicious package at the Hollywood Transit Center in East Portland.
One of Portland’s most brutal looking buildings is going to get a renovation, complete with a new art museum, thanks to a $5 million donation from philanthropist Jordan Schnitzer.
Just how did a team from Portland seize prime real estate on the Stanley Cup, hockey's top prize? The answer lies in the trophy's early years.
local | Water | Environment | NewsOPB | June 7, 2017 3:26 p.m. | Portland
Several stretches of the Willamette River in downtown Portland are poised for a makeover in the coming decade.
Officials in Oregon have approved construction permits for the first all-wood high-rise building in the nation.
Portland Public Schools plans to open two middle schools on the east side. But after questions from a boundary committee, decisions are likely to wait until fall.
local | News | Think Out LoudOPB | June 6, 2017 noon
Portland Police Chief Mike Marshman tells us about last weekend's rallies. And journalists James and Deborah Fallows have been visiting small cities and towns across the U.S. to see how the country is faring.
Thursday night brought seven sitting members of the Portland Public Schools board, together with the three new members elected last month to discuss the key job of hiring a new superintendent.
For many people of color, the stabbings on a Portland MAX train were less a surprise and more just an escalation of things they’ve heard and felt for years in America’s whitest big city.
Participants urged each other not to let the killings – and the hate that apparently motivated them – drive Oregonians apart.
Oregon's two largest universities gained approval Thursday for significant tuition increases, after initially being denied.
Newly elected board members Scott Bailey, Julia Brim-Edwards and Rita Moore will comprise a majority of the superintendent search task force.
OPB is asking people across the Pacific Northwest to talk about the role race plays in their lives. In the next installment, a California native whose sense of racial identity changes depending on where she lives.
May provides an opening for people to learn about the rich variety of Asian-Pacific traditions being preserved and taught throughout the Northwest.
Portland Public Schools said Friday it will not release the final background report on the superintendent finalist that fell through.