Must Reads

Nike waiting to proceed on World HQ project

The Oregon legislature guaranteed Nike favorable tax treatment in exchange for the company's promise to expand its headquarters in-state.

Oregon hopes to be first to map GMO fields

The state could be the first to map fields and mandate preventative measures for genetically modified crops.

Portland street free vote back in session

Portland City Council will vote Wednesday on submitting a measure to the Nov. 4 general election ballot that will restrict funds raised by the new Transportation User Fee.

Squarespace leases temp office from PDC

The web designer will work in the Portland Development Commission's offices until it moves into a larger space in six months.

Oregon universities graduated record number of students

During this year's commencement season, 28,131 students received degrees, up 256 diplomas from last year.

Intel wants to extend Oregon property tax breaks

The chipmaker is talking to local governments about a new package of property tax exemptions that could be worth more than $1 billion over several years.

Cover Oregon hires new leader

Aaron Patnode, a manager at Kaiser Permanente Northwest, is the new executive director of the state's online health insurance exchange.