Why you need a crisis communications plan — before it's too late

Recent scandals, crises highlight need for crisis communication planning.

Analysis: To save public transit, go private

Fighting congestion and protecting mass transit will mean thinking much more about private enterprise.


As elevators fuel a skyward-looking building boom, safety concerns mount.

Elephants in the room

As airline travel and consumption skyrocket, a move is afoot to slash the greenhouse gas emissions generated by maritime and aviation activity.

100 Best

The 2019 100 Best Companies to Work for in Oregon survey is live!

Sign up now for the 2019 100 Best Companies to Work for in Oregon survey.


Oregon political, biz leaders to host fundraiser for Illinois swing district candidate

Reps. Earl Blumenauer and Kurt Schrader have joined forces with the Neil Kelly clan to host a fundraiser on August 2 for Illinois Democrat Brendan Kelly.


Restaurants and Retail

In rural Oregon, bookstores unite communities in transition

Independent booksellers are seeing a resurgence as big box stores decline.


This week in tech

A roundup of acquisitions, new initiatives and events.

Energy and Environment

Judge dismisses water quality case against PGE

A U.S. District Court judge has thrown out a case against Portland General Electric (PGE) that alleges the utility is violating water quality standards at a large hydroelectric project in...