Steve Hughes, state director of Oregon Working Families, stands in front of OHSUs South Waterfront building, near a proposed facility for the Knight Cancer Research Center. Hughes says city leaders need to pay more attention to fostering jobs for working-class people. February 2014. (Portland Tribune/Jonathan House)

Job push becoming a tale of two cities

Critics say Portland is showing a double-standard and practicing “job gentrification” by snubbing opportunities for blue-collar jobs, while …

Darren Longoria, 38, shown in a jail booking photo after being arrested by the Salem Police Department (Credit: Marion County Sheriff's Office.)

AZ murder suspect arrested in Salem

Darren Longoria, 38, is expected to appear before a Marion County judge during an extradition hearing after police arrested him on allegatio…

Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin goes up for a dunk as Portland Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge watches, Feb. 12, 2014, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Clippers nip Blazers in see-saw game

The LA Clippers outscored the Trail Blazers in the 4th quarter to come away with the win in a see-saw game that was close throughout.