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Nike linked to FIFA bribery scandal

According to an indictment, a sportswear company acted improperly in pursuing a sponsorship deal from Brazil.

State braces for cost of fighting wildfires

The Oregon Department of Forestry urges caution given the $200 million it cost to fight fires over the past two summers.

Senate votes to tamp down on medical marijuana

The measure strengthens regulation of an industry that many believe is operating without due scrutiny.

DAS seeks $16.9M to bolster cyber security

The administrative agency is requesting money over the next two years to hire 24 IT employees.

Portland approves $3.6B budget

A sign of a booming economy: City officials passed budget "with a minimum of bickering."

Michael Rodgers comes forward as Kitzhaber whistleblower

In a Willamette Week report, Rodgers admitted to leaking thousands of the former governor's emails.

Hundreds of Oregonians protest proposed LNG pipelines

It's unclear whether Gov. Kate Brown will allow the projects to move forward.