Must Reads

Oregon Legislature passes birth control access bill

Gov. Kate Brown expected to sign a measure that makes contraceptives for women available without a prescription.

Senate leaders agree on $343.5M transport deal

The deal includes the repeal of the Clean Fuels Program.

What's the richest town with fewer than 25,000 residents in Oregon?

This Portland-area town tops list, Central Oregon town has lowest median income.

System for awarding money to contractors calls for intervention

A new city audit finds problems with conflicting roles when distributing money to outside contractors.

OSU scientists study stink bugs to save wine crops

Warm temperatures have allowed stink bugs to prosper throughout the Northwest.

Car2go bailing out of Eugene

Car-sharing service cites lack of usage in its announcement to leave the city.

Legislators scramble at end of session

'Gang of 8' work on transportation deal; GOP pushes ethics reforms; Dems pursue tax hikes.