Face facts, readers: You wanted to read about lurid
four-star hotel sex and awkward death, Bart Simpson and Doctor Who—not
to mention a winningly surly football coach and an election-year smear
At Portland’s gun show, a backdrop of tragedy sparks a buying frenzy.
Greg Apple is selling a lot of semiautomatic rifles.
through the Collectors West Gun and Knife Show last weekend pause to
look at his 10-yard-long display of rifles, priced a
What it means that Kitzhaber and legislators got rolled by Nike.
The state’s most powerful business leaders—if they were
listening closely—might have heard the clues from Gov. John Kitzhaber
only two weeks ago about his secret talks to give Nike a sweethe
A new liquor sales law in Washington is sending hordes of booze buyers into Oregon.
For years now, the embattled Oregon Liquor Control
Commission has been fighting powerful lobbyists for grocery store chains
that want to end the state’s nearly 80-year monopoly on selling booze.
Multnomah County’s animal shelter has cut its kill rate, but activists say it could do more.
Not all lost, stray or unwanted pets end up at Multnomah
County Animal Services, but when they do, its shelter is often the end
of the line.
“Private shelters can
choose,” says Mike Oswa
Dwindling calls lead the state to propose ending its HIV/AIDS hotline.
The dial tone on Oregon’s long-running HIV/AIDS hotline may soon go dead.
Since 1987, the
hotline has connected thousands of callers with testing and HIV/AIDS
services—key to the early detec