Must Reads

What's the cost of America's opioid problem?

Companies must deal with lost productivity as well as higher medical costs.

Statewide paid sick-leave bill headed to preliminary vote

The latest draft of a bill mandating paid sick-leave is slowly making its way through the legislature.

Portland artisans refuse to be part of Obama Nike talk

Members of the "Maker" movement, who are opposed to the "fast-track" trade proposal, turn down invitation to president's speech.

Portland mayor drops support for propane terminal

Citing re-election concerns, Charlie Hales informs Port of Portland he will not support Pembina terminal.

Oregon CEOs targeted by email scammers

Digital criminals use email addresses resembling those of CEOs to commit wire fraud.

Aerial spraying bill gains momentum in Salem

An industry-supported bill emerges after several measures die this session.

Where does Portland rank among hardest-working cities?

Portlanders work an average of 42.09 hours a week.