Relatives of an Oregon worker who died from carbon monoxide poisoning while defecating in the back of a company truck seek $4 million in a lawsuit filed against the man’s former employer and four other companies.
Police have made two arrests in the shooting of a 19-year-old man along the Portland waterfront.
An Oregon wastewater treatment operator has asked home brewers to make great-tasting beer from hops, barley, yeast and the key, not-so-secret ingredient: treated sewer water.
Months after suspending operations in Portland, Uber is on the verge of returning to the city and operating under regulations.
Visitors and locals lined up inside Portland International Airport to have their photos taken with an odd celebrity — a piece of nearly 30-year-old carpet.
Police in Portland say a stolen trailer containing medical and dental equipment that a nonprofit organization uses to treat people in need has been found.
The Portland City Council has banned the use by the city of a class of pesticides particularly harmful to bees, including one that is the most effective control of a pest that attacks roses — the city’s symbol.
Portland police say their drug investigators have wrapped up a three-month probe of a drug-trafficking organization in the metropolitan area with the seizure of nearly 14 pounds of heroin with a wholesale value of $650,000.
A small but growing number of parents are bucking a trend when it comes to raising their kids: Rather than move to suburbs as their parents once did, many are opting to stay in or near downtown.
The Mount Hood National Forest, where the blast occurred, said Monday that the Medical Examiner’s Office identified the man as 24-year-old Jeffrey Roger Williams of Portland. The cause of death was injuries from the blast