TriMet released its new mobile ticketing app that works for buses and trains systemwide. It was developed by Portland startup GlobeSherpa.
Union leaders say the city of Portland's contracts with county jail and state prisons are essentially stealing union work.
Portland-area home prices rose 15.5% in July compared to a year ago, and 1.9% since a month ago.
Portland-based Precision Castparts called a report that named them the nation's top air polluter "deeply flawed."
Forest Grove's controversial Dream Girl Espresso is looking to expand in the Portland Metro area.