A voracious debt collector wants to acquire Oregon property tax liens.
In 2007, Oregon lawmakers made national headlines when
they kicked payday lenders out of the state. Now one of the biggest
debt-collection companies in the U.S. wants to bring a type of lending
New scanners in downtown clubs raise privacy questions—and may be illegal.
Multnomah County and Portland police this
week suspended a new program that supplied data-gathering ID scanners
to Old Town bars after WW raised questions about whether it was legal.
A senator says he’s got the votes to pass a gun-control bill, but where are they?
The bill that some Democrats fear the most this legislative session is being pushed by a fellow Democrat.
Sen. Floyd Prozanski
(D-Eugene), whose district is a Democratic stronghold, will push
Mohamud’s case could be the first to challenge warrantless wiretapping revealed by Edward Snowden’s leaks.
Mohamed Mohamud has been cast in many roles: as a
simmering potential terrorist, as a teenager manipulated by FBI agents,
and most of all as Portland’s “Christmas tree bomber.”
But now he�
Eco Firma Farms offers a glimpse at Portland’s artisanal pot future.
Jesse is a little nervous.
don’t take people up here,” he tells me. “And I was having second
thoughts bringing you up. But then I wondered if you were worried I
might try and kill y
Sunrise Analytical is breaking down marijuana to build better medicine.
Ethan Marshall figures he’s one of the only people in Oregon allowed to handle both money and weed in the same transaction.
official title at Sunrise Analytical, the Portland medical-marijua
Meet the business brain behind Washington State’s weed industry.
With an MBA from Yale and a career as a venture capitalist
in Silicon Valley behind him, Brendan Kennedy hardly fits the image of
the tie-dye-wearing ganjapreneur looking to cash in on the promise