High Five

Washington may be first to mandate abortion coverage

A bill requiring all health insurance plans to cover abortions has passed the House, awaits Senate.

Home sales rise two percent in January

More people sign contracts to buy home, suggesting a housing market rebound.

Oregon energy department launches renewable energy program

Designed to replace the Business Energy Tax Credit, the grant program will open for applications next week.

Willamette national forest residents surprised by timber sale

The Goose Project, a 2,134-acre logging operation approved by the Forest Service, will yield 38 million board feet of lumber.

City council opposes cartlandia liquor license

After voting against liquor licenses for food carts, city council plans to block application from SE Portland food cart pod.