Can the Plastic

OBEnergy and Environment

An entrepreneurial couple capitalizes on the movement against single-use plastic by reinventing packaging for water.

OBTravel and Transportation

Travel Message: Stay Local and Spend Money

As lockdown restrictions ease, tourism agencies encourage day-trippers and local residents to kick-start the travel sector’s recovery.

OBPolitics

‘Virus Exposes Inequality in Economy’

The president of Oregon AFL-CIO discusses how Covid-19 has upended the lives of working people and how the labor movement is advocating for change. 

OBProfessional Services

Contractors Face New Normal

Freelance work has picked up, but independent contractors must adjust to new requirements. 

100 Best

Information About The 100 Best Nonprofits Survey

In partnership with the Nonprofit Association of Oregon  Find out about eligibility requirements, benefits of participation...

Politics

‘Virus Exposes Inequality in Economy’

The president of Oregon AFL-CIO discusses how Covid-19 has upended the lives of working people and how the labor movement is advocating for change. 

Economy

In Times of Trouble, Adapt and Rebuild

Businesses innovate to survive the biggest challenge of a lifetime.

Restaurants and Retail

Photos: Murals of Hope

An architecture and design firm partnered with small businesses to paint murals on boarded-up storefronts and offices as a promise of better times to come.

Professional Services

Contractors Face New Normal

Freelance work has picked up, but independent contractors must adjust to new requirements. 

Tech

Office Spaced

As more employees than ever work from home as a result of Covid-19, one CEO explains how her company thrives in an all-virtual environment. 

Energy and Environment

Can the Plastic

An entrepreneurial couple capitalizes on the movement against single-use plastic by reinventing packaging for water.