The reigning Women’s World soccer player of the year talks about playing goalkeeper for the Thorns and life in Portland.
If you were to pass Nadine Angerer on Hawthorne Boulevard,
you might assume she’s another laid-back Portlander, out for a stroll
in pegged sweat pants and fedora.
Unless you’re a fan of the
With less than three weeks to go before the filing deadline, two competing pro-cannabis camps are ramping up efforts to gather signatures for three ballot initiatives that would legalize the use of recreational marijuana. Here’s a look at how they’re doing:Initiative Petition 53 is the most restrictive of the three initiatives and has garnered the most support from potential voters...
Men have long had access to cellphone applications tailored to find gay, bisexual and bi-curious partners, while women searching for women weeded out men from sites such as Tindr and OkCupid.Today the British app startup Dattch launched in Portland a dating application for women only just in time for Pride Northwest—try it out at the
Six months from elections, KATU/SurveyUSA Poll asks voters to weigh in on how they plan to vote on key issues
Labeling for GMOs, Jeff Merkley and marijuana are all looking strong for the November ballot.Apoll released today by KATU and SurveyUSA found a narrow majority of likely voters—51 percent— would back&nb...More
Where’s the evidence Rod Underhill said he had that compelled Lisa Roberts to confess to strangling her girlfriend?
Lisa Marie Roberts never wanted to admit killing Jerri Lee Williams.
She was innocent, she
always maintained, right up to the end when she pleaded guilty to
strangling Williams, her girlfriend,
Bean never accessed his own security system, lawyer tells Bean's friends
The attorney for Terry Bean has posted a defense of the Portland real-estate developer and Oregon political figure, after WW's cover story today on allegations he is the victim of extortion by a former boyfriend. The story says Kiah Lawson claims to have discovered a h...
A prominent Portlander fights for his reputation after a love affair goes wrong.
Few people have worked harder for last month’s historic
decision to allow same-sex couples to marry in Oregon than Portland
real-estate developer Terry Bean.
Bean, 65, is one of
The owner of the Fontaine Bleau, a former hip-hop club in Northeast Portland shut down last year after noise complaints and a fatal shooting, filed suit yesterday in Multnomah County Circuit Court against the city of Portland and the Oregon Liquor Control Commission for pursuing “a campaign intended to thwart black-owned clubs or clubs that played hip hop and catered to the Black commu...More
The Multnomah County Sheriff's Office broke the law when it failed to give special consideration to a veteran who applied for a promotion, the Bureau of Labor and Industries ruled this week.BOLI ordered the county to pay Sgt. Rod Edwards $50,000, to comply with the law by writing a "coherent, consistent, written and reasonable method by which to apply veterans’ preference...