Though a deal was reached to remove federal law enforcement officers from Portland more than a week ago, many of them are still here. Law enforcement officials tell OPB that federal officers could start to decrease their forces if the delicate peace holds for the next several days.
While demonstrations against racism and police violence have continued in downtown Portland for more than two months there are a variety of other groups coming out to show their support for the Black Lives Matter movement.
Oregon passed 20,000 COVID-19 infections Thursday, and the number of people diagnosed with the coronavirus keeps growing. Meanwhile, navigating the "new normal" continues to raise questions for how to live in pandemic times.
Multnomah County's Community Task Force has made its recommendation for a replacement long span bridge — a liftable bridge in the same location and length as the existing Burnside Bridge.
Lawmakers are quietly circulating three proposals meant to help unemployed Oregonians.