Willamette Week - http://www.wweek.com/portland/articles.sec-755-1-.html Mon, 22 Sep 14 00:00:00 -0700 en hourly 1 ...And Let the Raccoon God Sort 'Em Out - Maybe they're not so cute after all. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-7167-and_let_the_raccoon_god_sort_em_out_maybe_theyre_not_so_cute_after_all.html Joe DiNicola - The president of Oregon's second-largest union wants an extra $110,000. Union officials say his bill is bull. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-7211-joe_dinicola_the_president_of_oregons_second_largest_union_wants_an_extra_%24110000_union_officials_.html Jackpot - A bar owner who sold coke and a mom who sold meth are two of the lucky few to get a pardon from the governor. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-7411-jackpot_a_bar_owner_who_sold_coke_and_a_mom_who_sold_meth_are_two_of_the_lucky_few_to_get_a_pardon_f.html Braking The Fixie - After the Legislature failed to fix the "fixies" law, the tickets continue to fly in Portland. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-7266-braking_the_fixie_after_the_legislature_failed_to_fix_the_fixies_law_the_tickets_continue_to_fly_in_.html Daniel Bernstine - PSU's soon-to-be ex-president doubled enrollment and raised big cash, but angered many students and faculty. Why? http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-7150-daniel_bernstine_psus_soon_to_be_ex_president_doubled_enrollment_and_raised_big_cash_but_angered_man.html Music Millennium's Long Goodbye - <i>WW</i> goes all Raymond Chandler to sleuth who killed the Northwest 23rd landmark. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-7311-music_millenniums_long_goodbye_ww_goes_all_raymond_chandler_to_sleuth_who_killed_the_northwest_23rd_.html Shields up - How will the Northwest's federal lawmakers vote on protecting reporters' notes? http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-6986-shields_up_how_will_the_northwests_federal_lawmakers_vote_on_protecting_reporters_notes.html Hail Mary - Does a certain vegetarian, anti-abortion, antiwar, former TV personality from Oregon want to be president? http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-6822-hail_mary_does_a_certain_vegetarian_anti_abortion_antiwar_former_tv_personality_from_oregon_want_to_.html Field of schemes - Longstanding Little League field vs. nature. And the winner is... http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-6792-field_of_schemes_longstanding_little_league_field_vs_nature_and_the_winner_is.html The City and the Giant Hempstalk - Portland won't bogart its parks; it will share them with a hemp fest. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-7454-the_city_and_the_giant_hempstalk_portland_wont_bogart_its_parks_it_will_share_them_with_a_hemp_fest.html Arianna Huffington - She came from the right to take over the left and, oh, how she loves her BlackBerry...and Barack Obama. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-7170-arianna_huffington_she_came_from_the_right_to_take_over_the_left_and_oh_how_she_loves_her_blackberry.html Show us your guns - Gun turn-in is this weekend in Northeast Portland. But after Virginia Tech, why not a turn-in at PSU? http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-6987-show_us_your_guns_gun_turn_in_is_this_weekend_in_northeast_portland_but_after_virginia_tech_why_not_.html Rep. Brian Baird - A Democratic congressman who opposed the Iraq War now supports the surge and thinks discussing withdrawal is stupid and irresponsible. What the...? http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-7486-rep_brian_baird_a_democratic_congressman_who_opposed_the_iraq_war_now_supports_the_surge_and_thinks_.html Charter-house five - Portland's time-traveling, rhetoric-thieving pols. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-6894-charter_house_five_portlands_time_traveling_rhetoric_thieving_pols.html Bush League - Commutation plus eternal war still equals a safe presidency. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-7273-bush_league_commutation_plus_eternal_war_still_equals_a_safe_presidency.html Matthew Rothschild - One man's peace and impeachment recipe for progressivism. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-7318-matthew_rothschild_one_mans_peace_and_impeachment_recipe_for_progressivism.html Space: Cyclists' Final Frontier - Providence employees say hospital gives no love to bike commuters. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-7059-space_cyclists_final_frontier_providence_employees_say_hospital_gives_no_love_to_bike_commuters.html Read It and Reap - What <i>does</i> Beth Slovic have in common with Brandon Roy?! http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-7114-read_it_and_reap_what_does_beth_slovic_have_in_common_with_brandon_roy_.html Conventional Wisdom - <i>WW</i>'s kith and kin arrive for some licentious carousing. How do they compare with past party animals? http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-7151-conventional_wisdom_wws_kith_and_kin_arrive_for_some_licentious_carousing_how_do_they_compare_with_p.html Tour de Farce - Lance is gone and Portlanders don't seem to care anymore about bicycling in France. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-7342-tour_de_farce_lance_is_gone_and_portlanders_dont_seem_to_care_anymore_about_bicycling_in_france.html The Blog Fog - Does Oregon's media shield protect bloggers? http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-7017-the_blog_fog_does_oregons_media_shield_protect_bloggers.html