Katrina Holland, executive director of homeless services nonprofit JOIN, spearheaded the Reimagine Oregon effort.
Coalition of Black-led and Black-focused organizations takes new approach to concrete changeREAD MORE
The initiative would expand access to drug addiction treatment and recovery services, and decriminalize low-level drug possession.READ MORE
A person drops off a ballot for Washington state's primary election Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2020, at a collection box at the King County Administration Building in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
In early returns, with nearly 17% of the vote, Loren Culp, the police chief of Republic, had the largest share among 35 other candidates.READ MORE
Oregon Sen. Jeff Merkley and Portland City Commissioner Jo Ann Hardesty addressed event organised by NAACP focused on Black Lives MatterREAD MORE
A speaker addresses the crowd during a Black Lives Matter protest at the Mark O. Hatfield United States Courthouse Thursday, July 30, 2020, in Portland, Ore. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Under the deal announced by Governor Kate Brown, the federal agents will withdraw in phases.READ MORE
Mayor Ted Wheeler speaks before voting to approve the PDX-Cares budget during a virtual City Council session July 22.
Commissioner Jo Ann Hardesty voted no, arguing for better houseless resources.READ MORE
Armed forces veterans participate in a Black Lives Matter protest at the Mark O. Hatfield United States Courthouse Tuesday, July 28, 2020, in Portland, Ore. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
The plan negotiated between Homeland Security Secretary Chad Wolf and Gov. Brown over the last 24 hours includes a “robust presence” of Oregon State Police downtown.READ MORE
Attorney General Rosenblum asks the question: If the state of Oregon does not have standing to prevent this unconstitutional conduct by unidentified federal agents running roughshod over her citizens, who does?READ MORE
Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum vows to "continue to seek ways to fight to ensure the rights of every Oregonian to peacefully protest are preserved"READ MORE