Must Reads

Gresham City Council votes in favor of a tax on pot

Although the tax is now in effect, questions swirl about its legitimacy.

Portland is home to largest fleet of car2go vehicles in North America

 There are now 530 cars circulating the Rose City.

Semiconductor group says industry is growing

World Semiconductor Trade Statistics suggests gloomy projections released earlier this year weren't wholly accurate.

U.S. Senate to decide fate of Klamath water deal

The bill — SB 2379 — was approved by the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee and will now move to the full Senate and the House of Representatives.

Portland State professor says more people means higher housing expenses

The expert's study refutes the 2014 Urban Growth Report.

Portland company wants to sell you your last toothbrush

The eco-toothbrush has been popular on crowd-funding site

Kitzhaber's proposed budget reflects desire to boost education spending

The governor's budget for 2015-17 allocates an additional $800 million to encourage students to be ready for school from a young age.