Must Reads

Oregon becomes first state to automatically enroll voters

The law shifts burden of voter registration from voters to the state.

Get paid to park your car at the airport

FlightCar, which wants to rent your parked car while you're out of town, is launching in Portland today.

Rent in Portland increasing at sixth-fastest rate

Rent in the state's largest metropolitan area rose at a rate of 20.45 percent over the past five years.

Economic growth prompts slow shift in Republican attitudes toward climate change

The global economy is thriving without increasing reliance on the burning of fossil fuels.

Marijuana magnates convene in Eugene

More than 700 attend Oregon Medical Marijuana Business Conference to discuss "the fastest-growing business in America."

Demand in Hong Kong for organic produce bolsters Oregon ag exporters

USDA report indicates Hong Kong consumers eager for organic label.

TriMet releases $505M budget

Plan calls for increased fares for elderly, disabled.