Portland considers carbon tax

Portland voters were asked in a recent poll whether they’d support a 3 percent tax on their gas and electric bills and a 4.5 cent-per-gallon…

Thorns prep for first NWSL playoffs

Striker Alex Morgan is the biggest question for the Portland Thorns heading into Saturday’s semifinal match against FC Kansas City.

Hood to Coast arrives in Seaside

Around 30 hours after leaving Mount Hood, many of the Hood to Coast runners arrived in Seaside, completing their journey.

Man accused of stealing, losing dog

According to court documents, the suspect claims that the dog ran away after he drove her out to Highway 30 to take her for a walk.

Cancer survivor to run Hood to Coast

Hood to Coast kicks off Friday. And, just like years past, there are thousands of stories of personal triumph within those running the 198-m…

Brazilian Blowout to pay $4.2M in suit

In the latest legal action pending in Los Angeles County, the California maker of Brazilian Blowout, GIB, agreed to pay more than $4.2 milli…

Govt. Flats ash seen around Portland

Ash from the Government Flats fire fell around the Portland area Thursday, with reports of ash in Southwest Portland, Beaverton, Orchards an…