Right Wing Group, Counter-Protestors Hold Opposing Rallies Outside Clinton Event


The far-right group Patriot Prayer held a protest outside Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall in Downtown Portland where Hillary Clinton was speaking as part of her book tour.

Bullseye Glass Sues Oregon Governor, Regulatory Agencies


The company's lawsuit claims Oregon regulators inappropriately targeted the art glass maker.

Vera Katz's Son Reflects On Legacy Of 'An Early Feminist And Barrier Breaker'


The son of former Portland Mayor Vera Katz reflects on her life and legacy. 

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Former Portland Mayor, Oregon House Speaker Vera Katz Dies

The three-term mayor and Oregon House speaker was in charge for defining moments in regional history.

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Aide: Walden Agreed To Give Up Spot On Tax Conference Committee

The spokesman for Oregon Rep. Greg Walden on Friday clarified the circumstances around the congressman's exit from the conference committee on the Republican tax-cut bill.

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Bend Committee Favors Elected Mayor, Ward System

A citizen committee in Bend is proposing big changes to how city leaders are elected and paid.

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Oregon Rep. Kurt Schrader Casts A Rare Democratic Vote For Concealed Carry Gun Bill

Rep. Kurt Schrader of Oregon was one of just six Democrats voting Wednesday for a bill that would allow people with concealed handgun licenses to carry in all states.

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Oregon Congressman Greg Walden Is Now Off Conference Committee On Tax-Cut Bill

Rep. Greg Walden, R-Oregon, is being replaced on the tax bill conference committee by Rep. Fred Upton, R-Michigan.

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Cascade-Siskiyou Monument Would Be Reduced Under Zinke Proposal

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke is calling for one of the Northwest’s national monuments to be reduced in size.

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In Lieu Of Paris Agreement, Mayor Wheeler Joins Other Cities In Signing Climate Charter

Portland joins a list of cities and states across the country that are acting in direct contrast to the Trump administration on federal matters like climate change.

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Utah Congressman Seeks To Re-Open Area In SW Oregon to Mining

A Utah congressman has asked the Trump administration to reopen the door to mining on 100,000 acres of protected public land in southwestern Oregon.

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Oregonians Wait To Hear Fate Of Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument

President Trump says he is significantly shrinking two national monuments in Utah. Two other monuments are on the chopping block as well – including Oregon’s Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument.

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'OPB Politics Now': OHA Audit Shows Millions Misspent

According to the audit, the agency has failed to enact rigorous financial controls and properly determine who is eligible for coverage.

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