Portland traffic has increased by 6 percent this year -- what does that mean for our region?
Nancy Golden is retiring as Oregon's chief education officer after two years on the job.
Portland Mayor Charlie Hales announced a new partnership with service providers meant to curb homelessness in the Rose City Thursday.
Former Gov. John Kitzhaber's fiancee, Cylvia Hayes, has turned over thousands of her emails to the Marion County Circuit Court.
Oregon added 4,600 jobs last month, and that follows a revised gain of 2,600 jobs in June, the state's employment department said Tuesday.
Gov. Jay Inslee on Monday encouraged legislative leaders to work with him on coming up with a plan to comply with a Supreme Court order on education funding. But he said there's no timeframe yet to call lawmakers into special session until they reach an agreement that could quickly be passed by both chambers.
Portland Mayor Charlie Hales' spokesman Dana Haynes, Portland Police Assistant Chief Bob Day and radio talkshow host Lars Larson talk about last week's Black Lives Matter protest in downtown Portland, that went on without a permit.
In addition to Democratic and Republican, Oregon now has a third major political party: Independent.
The Washington state Supreme Court on Thursday ordered the state pay $100,000 a day in sanctions, starting immediately, for its lack of progress toward fully paying the cost of basic education.
Gov. Kate Brown has appointed a longtime state official to be the Oregon's chief operating officer and head of the Department of Administrative Services.
Portland Mayor Charlie Hales joins KATU's Brian Wood to talk about his recent climate change meetings with President Barack Obama in D.C. and visiting the Pope at the Vatican.
Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders spoke to his second packed crowd in the Pacific Northwest as supporters filled Portland's Moda Center to hear the Vermont senator speak about income inequality and other issues.
The first Republican debate of the 2016 presidential campaign season drew dozens of potential voters from both sides of the aisle, and even some who are on the fence, to McMenamins’ Bagdad Theatre and Pub Thursday night for a community viewing party.
Sunday's rally for Vermont senator and presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders has been moved from the Veterans Memorial Coliseum to the Moda Center, in anticipation of a large crowd.
Hillary Clinton stopped in Portland this week for several hours for a pricy private fundraiser.