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

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

Recent scandals, crises highlight need for crisis communication planning.

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.

The Airbnb of camping comes to Oregon

A San Francisco-based platform has big ambitions for Oregon: Ease the overcrowding of public lands and close the urban-rural divide.


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...