News Updates from The Oregonian

A rundown of the day's top Portland and Oregon headlines from The Oregonian/OregonLive.

Daily News
Thousands of wealthy Portlanders haven’t paid t...
Shemia Fagan’s new election director is a top Democratic leader, won’t recuse from political fight. Intel slashes bonuses, wages following disastrous quarterly results. You can spend the night in a former grocery store.
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Proposed Oregon bill would bring back some pand...
Gov. Tina Kotek proposes big spending on housing and behavioral health, as mild recession looms. Mount Hood Medical birth center to close March 17. Portland-based writer Cheryl Strayed’s ‘Tiny Beautiful Things’ premieres on Hulu in April.
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Multnomah County’s longest serving D.A., Mike S...
Man dies after boat capsizes on Lewis River, Clark County Sheriff says. Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler summoned for jury duty for second time since entering office. "Air," a film about Nike's partnership with Michael Jordan, hits theaters April 5th.
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150 march in Portland to honor Tyre Nichols
Portland-area count of homeless runs through this week. Manhunt for Grants Pass attacker continues Sunday. TriMet’s green bendy buses are back.
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Two Oregon infants found with lead poisoning af...
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Portland parks and transportation workers move ...
Heather Davis hired as first woman CEO of Portland Thorns, Timbers. 300,000 Oregonians could soon lose their state health insurance. 2023 James Beard Award nominees include 10 Oregon chefs, restaurants, and winemakers.
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Portland Thorns make more firings as scandals c...
Denny Doyle sentenced to prison for child porn possession. Vacasa fires 1,300 workers, including hundreds in Portland. Proud Mary wants you to pay $150 for a cup of coffee
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Conservation groups sue to block land swap on M...
Portland sees another pedestrian fatality. LeBron says his son is considering going to Oregon. Gresham library needs your help.
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Bill Schonley dies at 93
Northeast Portland’s Cully neighborhood seeks novel renewal plan. Oregonians celebrate the Lunar New Year amid grief. Shows dogs stolen in van recovered in Portland.
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Former Beaverton teacher arrested on sex abuse ...
TSA sees increase in number of guns in carry-on bags at PDX airport. Two of Oregon's largest tech companies, Exterro and Zapproved, are combining. Second dead whale washes ashore near Astoria.
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The OG of Oregon’s tech scene is having a resur...
Arcimoto may declare bankruptcy or cease operations. Man shot by munitions during 2020 protests will get $80,000. Beaver fans rejoice: Reser Stadium expansion is on track for June completion
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Unsealed Nike documents reveal widespread compl...
Sperm whale that washed ashore on Oregon beach will be left to decompose. Portland investment firm Sortis Holdings to buy Ace Hotel chain. 4 non-alcoholic wines to get you through dry January.
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Portland's McDaniel High School pilots new AP B...
Oregon Supreme Court upholds reversal of Portland murder conviction after Black jurors excluded from trial. Portland church destroyed in fire was touchpoint for generations of Korean Americans. Backwoods Brewing will expand with brewpub in Ridgefield.
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Gov. Kate Brown ended her tenure with a flurry ...
Mayor Ted Wheeler pushed out Sam Adams. Oregon lawmakers begin 2023 session. A sperm whale beaches on the northern Oregon coast.
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Shake up at Oregon Shakespeare Festival
Portland lands all-electric racing event. Portland police don’t quickly identify officers who shot and kill people, critics decry policy change. Portland Timbers GM Ned Grabavoy said he’s excited for the job.
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Medford Mail Tribune will cease operations in days
COVID hospitalizations fall, but new variant could change that. Former Mayor Sam Adams abruptly leaves Mayor Ted Wheeler’s staff. Goonies house in Astoria purchased by Kansas NFT, gold buyer, serial businessman
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More Oregon families now qualify for state-fund...
Oregon House bill would hold data centers, crypto miners to new clean energy standards. Ned Grabavoy will be the Portland Timbers' new general manager. Portland Pride will move to July.
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Portland once again sets homicide record
"Bad news at Big Pink as 2 major tenants may leave. Little known Portland city office loses more programs. Portland Thorns introduces Mike Norris as new coach. "
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Kate Brown's tenure as governor comes to a close
Some Oregon districts still use discredited reading curriculum. A shooting outside a basketball game at Portland's Franklin High School. Oregonians celebrate the Japanese New Year.
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Multnomah County won’t accept stray pets next week
"Arrest made in vacant church fire, alleged arsonist confesses. Sports by Northwest podcast expands with video option. Beignet lovers just lost 3 delightful options in the metro area. "
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Multnomah County Sheriff sworn in during histor...
Vacant Korean Church will be demolished following 3 alarm blaze in downtown Portland. 25-year-old suspect in Gresham MAX platform attack believed victim was ‘robot’ sent to kill him. A buzzer beating day in Oregon boys basketball.
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Vancouver teacher’ MAGA hat is protected speech...
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A new year means new electric rates in Oregon f...
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Oregon lost several legends in 2022
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Woman accused of shoving 3-year-old onto MAX tr...
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