Letters to the Editor
Our Failed War on Drugs
The article about Portland police using a snitch who was still involved in criminal activity only highlighted how prohibition of drug use has corrupted everyth
State Treasurer Ted Wheeler will announce today that he's challenging incumbent Mayor Charlie Hales in next May’s primary election.
And in an interview with WW on Tuesday, he said his top priorities will include confronting a homelessness "crisis on the streets of our city," restoring public trust in city government and creating additional economic opportunity fo...
Few Portland debates have caused Mayor Charlie Hales as much heartburn as the star-crossed campaign he and Commissioner Steve Novick waged last year for a “street fee” to raise $40 million a year for road maintenance and safety projects.
How Greenpeace’s high-wire protesters captured the world’s attention—and how Portland gently let them down.
Ruddy Turnstone never found out who called the cops.
It was a quarter past
2 in the morning on July 29, and the 30-year-old Greenpeace organizer
from South Florida stood 205 feet above the Wil
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The Oregon State Police has released its investigation into the leak of former Gov. John Kitzhaber's emails to WW by whistleblower Michael Rodgers.
The 1,502-page file shows the state police conducted an aggressive and wide-ranging hunt to find out who leaked the emails to WW in February.
The criminal investigation into the Kitzhaber email leaks bega...