Must Reads

Port's container terminal founders as longshore turmoil spreads

Operations at Portland's international container terminal, a workhorse of Oregon's economy, appear increasingly tenuous as a third labor conflict surfaces and big customers waver.

Columbia River bridge design is too low

The proposed Columbia River Crossing has turned into a high-stakes limbo dance: How low can the bridge go?

SolarWorld to lay off up to 37 workers in Hillsboro

SolarWorld will lay off as many as 37 workers from its Hillsboro plant, company officials confirmed.

Portland plans to remake its taxi industry

Portland has never been a taxi city. Streetcars, bikes and light rail have captured our interest much more than the idea of being able to run curbside, hold out a hand and flag down a crosstown ride on the spot. Mayor Sam Adams would like to see that change.

Portland pop-ups begin holiday season

Portlanders who already embrace the “shop local” and “eat local” ethos, can now “dress local” too.

Southern Oregon angel competition opens

The third round of the Southern Oregon Angel Investment Network competition is under way with an estimated $200,000 in seed capital for entrepreneurs and startup companies up for grabs.

Eugene builder stands up to tough times

Some of Eugene’s most iconic structures were built by Chambers Construction, the company now led and owned by David Hilles: the Hult Center, the U.S. Bank tower, the University of Oregon Moshofsky Indoor Practice Facility and the UO Casanova Center football locker room.