former Washington Governors (from left) Dan Evans, Chris Gregoire, and Gary Locke sit together before testifying in favor of Initiative 1000
More than two decades after voters banned affirmative action, the question of whether one's minority status should be considered in state employment, contracting, colleges admissions is back on the ballotREAD MORE
Under current law, individuals in custody who have not been convicted of a crime are denied Medicare, Medicaid, and veterans’ benefitsREAD MORE
O'Nesha Cochran, the former program director at he newly opened Diane Wade House in Portland, speaks at a May 9, 2019 Multnomah County Commission meeting after her abrupt firing from the Diane Wade House..
Leneice Rice will serve as a liaison focused on documenting and reporting feedback from a community whose faith in law enforcement has been testedREAD MORE
One of the most important conceptual artists of our time, his works examine the representation of race and the politics of visual cultureREAD MORE
The United Food and Commercial Workers Union has agreed a three-year contract for stores in Oregon and Southwest WashingtonREAD MORE
Portland Community College is compiling the results of door-to-door and online surveysREAD MORE
Richard Willock was staying at a Hilton’s Hampton Inn in Nashville with his teenage son when he was approached in the lobby by a security guard, who demanded that he prove he was a guest.
Jermaine Massey was ousted from the DoubleTree Hotel in Portland where he was a guest and forced to find lodging at around midnightREAD MORE
Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard, right, dribbles past Denver Nuggets guard Jamal Murray. (AP Photo/Craig Mitchelldyer)
The Trail Blazers kicked off their 50th anniversary season with a preseason game where it all started, Portland's Memorial ColiseumREAD MORE
The protesters said they were assaulted by Portland police during a 2018 demonstration against Patriot PrayerREAD MORE
Several other states, including Washington, New York, Michigan and Rhode Island, have also imposed temporary bansREAD MORE