Urban farmers and foresters are benefiting from a gaping property tax loophole.
Joe Angel is a real-estate
developer and investor best known for once owning 28 Portland-area
Burger Kings. Angel also helped develop three downtown hotels—the
Westin, the deLuxe and the Luc
Former governor's attorney suggested friendly ex-judges.
The first week of February marked an acceleration in the spiraling troubles that led former Gov. John Kitzhaber to resign.A disastrous press conference led to the state's biggest daily calling for his resignation, and unanswered ethical and legal questions about first lady Cylvia Hayes only grew bigger. If Kitzhaber were to survive, he needed to change the political narrative—and f...
Lawyer on Hayes' emails: "Not 'smoking guns' but they are clearly not helpful."
Former Gov. John Kitzhaber is seeking to block federal criminal investigators from getting access to personal emails he stored on state computers. The Oregonianbroke that news last week, noting Kitzhaber has succeeded in delaying by nearly a week the state’s response to a feder...
Kitzhaber had asked ethics commission's permission to earn extra money.
In December 2012, then-Gov. John Kitzhaber took the extraordinary step of asking the Oregon Government Ethics Commission if could have permission to make paid speeches.
It was a surprising request for a public servant who'd prided himself on high ethical standards. Taking money for speeches could give at least the appearance that Kitzhaber was trading on his position as govern...
State's chief operating officer ordered criminal investigation into publication of Kitzhaber emails.
Michael Jordan, the director of the Oregon Department of Administrative Services, abruptly announced his resignation to agency staff this morning.
Jordan, who is in effect the state's chief operating officer, made what observers believe was a career-ending choice the morning of Feb. 18 when he ordered a criminal investigation by the Oregon State Police into how WW obtained...
Emails show adviser helped Kitzhaber prep for disastrous Jan. 30 press conference
Patricia McCaig, a political consultant for former Gov. John Kitzhaber, filed an $8,500 invoice for payment from Kitzhaber's campaign fund yesterday.Emails between McCaig and Kitzhaber during his last month in office show some of the work for which McCaig is now seeking payment. Those emails are among the More
Emails show how former Gov. John Kitzhaber’s environmental principles and his friendship with a campaign contributor collided.
Scott Campbell operates on a Bunyanesque scale. He bought
and expanded Banfield Pet Hospital, creating a chain of 750 veterinarian
clinics, before selling the company in 2007. The Southeast Port